Mezzanine financing news roundup – October 2016

Mezzanine financing news roundup – October 2016
Mezzanine financing news from October were dominated by investment announcements and new fund closings in North America. Our research delivered only limited number of news items from Europe. If you are aware of other relevant happenings, from Europe or otherwise, please let us know at info [at] getmezzaninefinancing.com and we will include them on the list. Corporate mezzanine: USA and Canada: Maranon Capital announced a new mezzanine investment to support the acquisition of K...
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Beyond bank loans: how to finance your business growth with mezzanine debt

Finance business growth without using bank loans - instead with mezzanine capital
Growth is on the agenda of most businesses; it is also one of the primary reasons why companies look for external financing. Yet according to research from the National Center for the Middle Market and the Milken Institute, less than one-third of all small and mid-size companies are aware of nontraditional sources other than private equity (PE). This lack of awareness can lead to a growth struggle if banks are not willing to provide enough capital and existing shareholders don’t want to part ...
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Mezzanine financing news roundup – September 2016

Mezzanine financing news September 2016
Both, in the middle market company financing world and real estate financing universe mezzanine capital is getting more and more attention. First, we are seeing more specialization and differentiation among the funds, which is sign of increase competition. At the same time, mezzanine funds are among biggest fundraisers in the space. Also, in case you have missed it, our list of real estate mezzanine funds is already published and available online. So far we have received thousands of views, thu...
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How to choose property finance lawyer – an insider perspective

How to select property finance lawyer - insights from Amit Majithia
Selecting right property finance lawyer is one of the keys to success in any real estate mezzanine finance transaction. As we are launching now the list of real estate mezzanine financing providers, we decided to talk to the industry insiders from Avamore Capital to get their perspective on the selection of property finance lawyer. Here is what we have learned from Amit Majithia. With a background as a property lawyer and also as a property developer, I have had the privilege of sitting on bo...
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Mezzanine financing news roundup – August 2016

Mezzanine financing news roundup - August 2016
August 2016 was a rather busy month in mezzanine financing world. Lots of transactions were announced both in the mid-market corporate setting and real estate arena. There were also far more transactions in North America than in any other region. High level of activity in real estate mezzanine financing is also another reminder why we see so much interest in real estate mezzanine funds. September 14th we are launching the list of real estate mezzanine funds on GMF website. Corporate me...
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