Insights

  1. Founders Advises Industry Services Company in its Recapitalization by Osceola Capital

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (September 16, 2020) – Founders Advisors (“Founders”) is pleased to announce that certain principals of Founders Advisors advised Industry Services Company (“ISC”) in its recapitalization by Osceola Capital.  Osceola Capital’s majority recap of Industry Services Company closed on August 14, 2020.  Concurrent with the transaction, ISC has completed the acquisition of Guy Nielson…

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  2. Houston M&A Activity Q2 2020

    By: John Sinders According to Capital IQ and Founders’ proprietary sources, M&A and private placement activity in the second quarter of 2020 decreased roughly 46% versus the same quarter in the previous year. Transaction activity in the Dallas – Fort Worth market continues to be diversified with Healthcare, Energy, and Information Technology representing the top…

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  3. Dallas – Fort Worth M&A Activity Q4 2019

    By: Gene Bazemore According to Capital IQ and Founders’ proprietary sources, M&A and private placement activity in the second quarter of 2020 decreased roughly 46% versus the same quarter in the previous year. While high quality assets continue to trade, many businesses are electing to delay transactions. Private equity buyers are taking a more conservative…

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  4. Alabama M&A Activity Q2 2020

    By: Wesley Legg According to Capital IQ and Founders proprietary sources, there were an estimated 57 transactions involving Alabama companies completed in the second quarter of 2020, which is 46% less than the number of transactions in the second quarter of 2019. M&A and private placement activity was down 52% quarter over quarter. The slowdown…

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  5. Founders Chooses Downtown Birmingham for Home Office Relocation

    Founders Advisors will be moving its home office at the end of the year from its current location on Lakeshore Drive to the corner of Fifth Avenue and 24th Street South in downtown Birmingham.  It is a great area, centrally located with easy access to U.S. 280 and is in walking distance of several restaurants…

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  6. Founders Summer Serve Day 2020

    The Founders team and their families gathered together this past Saturday to serve the Birmingham community.  Founders had two groups, one group landscaping and cleaning at the Rotary Trail and the other group helping Cornerstone Elementary prepare for the upcoming school year.  The Rotary Trail is located in downtown Birmingham, connecting the 19-acre Railroad Park…

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