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Generational Equity Ranked as a Leading M&A Firm in 1st Half of 2017

By Generational Equity

Jul 26, 2017, 04:00 et

Thomson Reuters Ranking

Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce that based on Thomson Reuters rankings through the first half of 2017, the firm is ranked #2 for deals closed in the U.S. valued up to $50 million and #5 in deals closed up to $500 million.

These rankings are significant because it reflects the firm's professionalism and dedication to providing exemplary M&A services to their clients.

Other notable investment banks in the rankings up to $50 million were Goldman Sachs (7th), Piper Jaffray (11th), Credit Suisse (16th) and Morgan Stanley (19th). And up to $500 million the list included Jeffries (7th), Lazard (9th) and Citi (17th).

According to Dwight Jacobs, Executive Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions for Generational Equity, "Our YTD rankings are reflective of two things: The best seller's market since 2007 and the skills of our dealmakers in finding buyers and investors for our clients." 

"We expect our rankings will only improve as we move through 2017 based on buyer activity we are seeing so far this year."

Thomson Reuters Deals Content is the most extensive and flexible resource available for timely M&A and Capital Markets transactions.

The firm's leading-edge products for the deal-making community enable analysis of the current trends in the market and assess the changing competitive landscape. Thomson Reuter's research is recognized as one of the most accurate databases in the M&A industry.

Ryan Binkley, President & CEO of the firm added, "It is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team to be ranked so high through the first half of 2017."

"We are truly blessed and honored that so many business owners have entrusted us to guide them through the exit planning process. We are quickly approaching $4 billion in wealth transferred to our clients, and our rankings reflect this success."

About Generational Equity

Generational Equity, part of the Generational Group headquartered in Dallas with over 200 professionals located throughout North America, helps business owners release the wealth of their business by providing merger, acquisition and strategic growth advisory services.

Their four-step approach features exit planning education, business valuation, value enhancement strategies, and M&A transactional services. The M&A Advisor recently named the company its 2016 Investment Banking Firm of the Year.

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