Raising Debt vs. Raising Equity

Having enough funds to expand business operations or change capital structure are challenges that many companies in the middle market and lower middle market face. In general there are two options: raise equity or raise debt. Weighing the positives and negatives of both is crucial to decide which method is most suitable. Oftentimes, businesses choose […]

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Companies Seeking Capital: Options for Raising Debt in the Lower Middle Market

The current landscape for lower middle market companies seeking to raise capital, especially debt, has become increasingly convoluted with Dodd-Frank and Basel I, II, and III regulations. Lower middle market companies seeking to raise debt have a number of options when it comes to raising debt and each option carries its own caveats. The graphic […]

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