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FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Tectrol, Inc. In Its Acquisition by CUI Global, Inc.

Washington, DC (March 13, 2015) – FOCUS Investment Banking, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services announced today that Tectrol, Inc. has been acquired by CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUI).  FOCUS represented Tectrol in the transaction. Tectrol, a family-owned, Toronto, Canada based company, founded in 1968 is a… Read more »

FOCUS Investment Banking Advises Leading Global Adhesives Manufacturer in the Sale of Two Product Lines to Chase Corporation

Henkel Corporation Has Sold Two Specialty Chemical Product Lines to Chase Corporation.

Washington, DC (February 2, 2015) – FOCUS Investment Banking, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services announced today that two product lines from Henkel Corporation were acquired by Chase Corporation (NYSE: CCF).  FOCUS represented Henkel in the transaction. Henkel Corporation, with North American Operations headquartered in Rocky… Read more »

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Arrow Child & Family Ministries in the Sale of its Home and Community Based Service Business to Mosaic, Inc.

Arrow Child & Family Ministries Sold its Home and Community Based Services business to Mosaic, Inc.

FOCUS Investment Banking announced today that Mosaic, Inc. has acquired the Home and Community Based Service business of Arrow Child & Family Ministries. FOCUS represented Arrow Child & Family Ministries in the transaction.

Shazam! The World Still Turns Post-Alibaba

For US companies and investors, the September 19th IPO of Chinese technology conglomerate Alibaba truly is a “big ****ing deal,” to paraphrase Joe Biden. It also is the culmination of a behind-the-scenes battle of the exchanges, with the New York Stock Exchange victorious—delivering millions of dollars in fees to brokers, bankers, and attorneys. An added… Read more »

FOCUS Celebrates Superb Q1 2014: M&A Results Up 200 Percent!

FOCUS Investment Banking LLC reports a significant upturn in its middle market M&A activity during the first quarter of 2014. The firm closed seven transactions in Q1: the sale of three companies, the acquisition of two companies, and debt financing for two companies, with a total transaction value in excess of $220 M. A brief… Read more »

FOCUS Investment Banking Secures a Significant Minority Investment for Hosted Communications Provider DSCI Corporation

Washington, DC (April 2, 2014) – FOCUS Investment Banking LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that DSCI Corporation (DSCI) has secured a significant minority investment from private equity firm McCarthy Capital Fund V (McCarthy Capital).  The significant investment from McCarthy Capital gives DSCI… Read more »

Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Secures Additional $25,000,000 in Senior Debt Financing for Merchant Cash & Capital, LLC

Tombstone: Comvest Partners has increased its line of credit to Merchant Cash and Capital, LLC to $75 million including a $25 million participation from Crystal Financial Group.

Washington, DC (March 19, 2014) – FOCUS Investment Banking LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Merchant Cash & Capital, LLC (MCC) has secured an additional $25,000,000 in senior debt financing from Crystal Financial LLC as a participant in Comvest Capital II, L.P.’s… Read more »

Wilson Faure Joins FOCUS Atlanta Office as Senior Advisor

Wilson Faure Wilson Faure has joined FOCUS as a Senior Advisor in the Southeast Region. A global business executive who has worked and lived in Brazil, Germany, and the U.S., Mr. Faure is a native Brazilian with an outstanding knowledge of the country, its business and cultural environments. He built a successful business career working… Read more »

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents ADDvantage Technologies in the Purchase of Nave Communications And Completes Another Telecom Industry Transaction

Washington, DC, (March 3, 2014) – FOCUS Investment Banking, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that ADDvantage Technologies has acquired Nave Communications. FOCUS represented ADDvantage Technologies in the transaction.