Category Archives: Industry Reports

  1. Founders’ Private Capital Markets Update – June 2021

    Conditions in the private capital markets remain incredibly robust, building on the favorable tailwinds seen sofar in 2021. Investors are flush with liquidity, driven by the increasing magnitude of the non bank direct lending community ($900+ billion), a healthy commercial banking system, increasingly stronger macroeconomic trends, and continued decreases in leveraged loan default rates. Eager…

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  2. Founders’ Industrial Technology Market Update

    In this edition of Founders’ Industrial Technology Newsletter, we focus our attention on the growing flow control market, including the flow handling, flow management, and specialty equipment sectors of the industry. Major flow control market participants see cause for increased optimism and accelerated growth as the Coronavirus continues to wane in 2021. With over a…

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  3. May 2021 SaaS Market Newsletter

    While the last several months have been a rollercoaster for everyone, there is a lot of encouraging news for SaaS entrepreneurs and investors that we highlight in our May 2021 SaaS Market Newsletter. Our update includes: ​​​​​​​ Comments and insights from industry experts Software valuation trends Valuation multiples and recent transaction data Benchmark operating statistics We…

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  4. Healthcare and Contract Manufacturing M&A Activity

    By: Michael White In this market update, we detail recent trends in Healthcare and Contract Manufacturing M&A activity. The update highlights recent M&A trends within Healthcare and Contract Manufacturing, publicly available data on precedent transactions, and Private Equity platforms and their acquisition activity. The team at Founders has extensive experience in the Healthcare Contract Manufacturing…

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  5. Founders Advisors’ Private Capital Markets Update

    By: Ken Hirsch We are pleased to share with you our most recent Private Capital Markets Update. It includes the latest lower middle market capital market trends, including expectations on how the lending market will continue to bounce back post COVID, an overview of current senior and subordinated debt pricing, and how these factors are…

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  6. Announced Changes from CMS Regarding the Update of Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute Impact both Private Equity Backed Platforms and Private Physician Practices

    By Managing Director Michael White During a flurry of activity in 2020, HHS announced changes to Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statue (“AKS”) with an effective date of 01/19/2021 which was confirmed on 02/22/2021 as the confirmed effective date. Regarding this update, a vast majority of providers will not have to act to become compliant if…

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