by Jennifer Mailhes, Managing Director, Doeren Mayhew Capital Advisors
Transferring a family business to the next generation requires a delicate balancing act. Estate and succession planning strategies aren’t always compatible, and the older and younger generations often have conflicting interests. By starting early and planning carefully, however, it’s possible to resolve these conflicts and strategically transfer... more
Positive predictions that 2014 would be a good year in mergers and acquisitions are holding true, with the first half of 2014 generating more middle-market deals at higher prices, than the same periods in 2013 and 2012.
Strong momentum during the fourth quarter of 2013 carried over into the new year, giving January a boost from deals not yet closed by year end, and making it the best month, with 216 completed transaction... more
Houston M&A Advisor Steven Silverman, managing director at Doeren Mayhew Capital Advisors, will take part in the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA) 2014 Summer Conference this July 22-24. In his breakout session, “Maximizing Value,” Silverman will discuss the importance of understanding market conditions as well as provide tips on identifying key market factors and maximizing business value.... more