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Mergers & Acquisitions

We offer comprehensive sell-side and buy-side advisory services for publicly traded and privately held companies. With full capabilities in both the U.S. and Europe, we have extensive expertise in identifying optimal transaction partners around the globe. We structure and negotiate transactions delivering the best solutions for our clients

Americas

Our Mergers & Acquisitions Team offers a full range of advisory services to help our clients develop and execute successful M&A strategies that are well aligned with their own strategic objectives.

  • Global middle market strategic advisory practice
  • Joint ventures/partnerships/minority equity investments
  • Divestitures
  • Takeover defenses
  • Spin-offs

Our seasoned team of professionals has a joint depth of market knowledge and expertise. Combined with Cowen’s specialized industry sector insights and exceptional execution capabilities, we provide high-touch, actionable ideas and work closely with each client through every stage of M&A activity, from early exploratory discussions to post-deal follow-up.

 

 

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Latest Transactions

  • Cowen is pleased to announce that Magic Steel Sales, LLC has been acquired by SteelSummit Holdings, a subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation.
  • Quarton, A Cowen Company exclusively advised IK Investment Partners on the acquisition of LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen, a leading provider of laser measurement and projection systems as well as quality assurance solutions used for positioning and marking in health care and industrial applications.
  • Cowen is pleased to announce that United Retirement Plan Consultants, a portfolio company of Stonehenge Partners, has been acquired by Ascensus, LLC. Based in Dublin, Ohio, URPC is a leader in retirement plan design, consulting, and administration services.

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Quarton, A Cowen Company - Europe

The Quarton team provides extensive industry knowledge and strategic insights to leading private equity firms, corporations and private business owners around the EU. Focusing on sell-side advisory to entrepreneur-owned, middle market businesses, we provide a holistic approach to optimizing transaction outcomes from start to finish.  We optimize outcomes for our clients through not only our own experiences as entrepreneurs that sold our own businesses, but also through a deep understanding of the issues, challenges and alternative strategies involved in each individual transaction.

Latest Transactions

  • Quarton, A Cowen Company exclusively advised IK Investment Partners on the acquisition of LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen, a leading provider of laser measurement and projection systems as well as quality assurance solutions used for positioning and marking in health care and industrial applications.
  • Twinner, founded in Halle (Saale) in 2017, develops and distributes hardware and software for the digitization of vehicles.
  • Quarton, A Cowen Company advised Waterland Private Equity and other shareholders on the sale of shares in Eye Clinic Holding GmbH, owner of Zentrum Gesundheit GmbH, to NORD Holding Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft mbH and Deutsche Mittelstandsholding.

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