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Years in business

Years of collective investment banking experience

Middle market focus

Our Merger & Acquisition Advisory Services:

  • Sell 100% of the business to a third party strategic or financial buyer
  • Sale of less than 100% interest
  • Management buyout
  • Redemption of ownership over time
  • Finding financing to fund a one-time special dividend
  • Positioning the business for a future event

Yellow Cardinal Business Succession Services will advocate on your behalf to keep your best interests in mind as you determine the best way forward for your business. Our team has the experience and knowledge to guide you through almost any situation. Combining that with First Financial’s strength and banking capabilities will allow us to continue to provide you excellent service along your entire journey.

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Frequently asked questions

While it is not a formal valuation, our team gives business owners real life perspective and a realistic look at how value is determined including a deeper meaning into the phrase "beauty is in the eye of the beholder."

Transitioning out of your business is not a black and white analysis. Things need to be considered collectively. In order to help answer this question, we would conduct a detailed review of how the exit plan impacts personal wealth and family objectives. Our team offers a peer review which can assist with establishing a timeline.

We will help give you an idea of the key value drivers of your business and how you rank among your peers in the same industry.