Tag Archives: microcap acquisitions

OTC Markets & IR Magazine Shares SmallCap Guide For Navigating Mergers & Acquisitions

As a smallcap company with limited resources, it can be difficult to effectively manage and execute the critical components that surround M&A. A new report from OTC Markets Group and IR Magazine looks at M&A for smallcaps, including six reasons why a merger may be appealing for small cap companies, from driving faster growth, to exploring new avenues to increase

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Five Tips for Communicating MicroCap M&A Activity

In a recent post in IRMagazine, Shane Dolan (Managing Director of FTI CONSULTING) shared “Five tips for effectively managing M&A communications“. M&A is a popular growth strategy among small public companies. Dolan writes that “due diligence and a thoughtful communications strategy from both an internal and an external stakeholder perspective.” Five tips for communicating M&A activity are; 1. Be in control 2. Remain

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Two Ways MicroCap Companies Can Use Stock To Build A Profitable Business

In a recent post on MicroCapCompany.COM, Nick Coriano shared two ways microcap public companies can use stock to build a profitable business. Coriano says; “Many of these companies have gone public too early or were forced to go public for one reason or another. Many of these CEOs thought that going public was the Magic Bullet. They figured being a public company

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Issuer Direct Acquires Interwest Transfer

This week, Issuer Direct Corporation (NYSE American: ISDR), an industry-leading communications and compliance company, announced the acquisition of Interwest Transfer Company, a privately held, Salt Lake City, Utah-based firm specializing in stock registrar and transfer agency services for the last 56 years. Issuer Direct’s acquisition of Interwest is intended to bolster the Company’s transfer agent business. According to Issuer Direct, adding

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Over $800 million In OTC MicroCap Acquisitions

Last week, Acquis Capital shared their “Second Quarter 2017 — OTC MicroCap M&A Report“. According to the report, “In the second quarter of 2017, 184 microcap issuers listed on the OTCQX, OTCQB, or OTCPINK announced M&A transactions. The combined disclosed transaction value of these 184 transactions was over $838 million.” Average individual transaction value for the quarter was $15 million.

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$1.7 Billion in MicroCap M&A in Q2

  According to the Acquis Capital “Second Quarter 2017 — Listed MicroCap M&A Report“, microcap public companies made over $1.7 billion in acquisitions in Q2. The report says that 52 NASDAQ, NYSE, or NYSE Mkt listed issuers announced M&A transactions. The combined disclosed transaction value of these 52 transactions was over $1.7 billion. Average individual transaction value for the quarter was $58

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5 Guidelines to Prevent Failed Acquisitions

  Axial shared a post on their forum with “5 Guidelines to Prevent Failed Acquisitions“. Acquisitions are a big part of many microcap public companies’ growth strategies. According to the author, Anthony Bahr of Strategex, these are the 5 guidelines to prevent failed acquisitions: 1. Don’t assume all of a target company’s top customers are loyal. 2. Benchmark a target company’s performance against key competitors.

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