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Mergers & Acquisitions

Leveraging unparalleled sector expertise, broad geographic reach and experienced, senior bankers, Cowen is ideally suited to help clients meet their strategic objectives. We have successfully advised public, private, and family-owned companies in an extensive variety of transactions.

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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

  • KemPharm is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary prodrugs to treat serious medical conditions through its proprietary LATTM (Ligand Activated Therapy) technology.
  • Akerna is the parent company resulting from the merger between MJ Freeway and MTech Acquisition Corp., the first US listed Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) focused on acquiring a cannabis technology company.
  • Quarton, A Cowen Company advised the investment company Bregal Unternehmerkapital GmbH on the acquisition financing for the purchase of EA Elektro Automatik GmbH, a producer and distributer of power electronics.

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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 advised the investment company Bregal Unternehmerkapital GmbH on the acquisition financing for the purchase of EA Elektro Automatik GmbH, a producer and distributer of power electronics.
  • Quarton, A Cowen Company advised IK Investment Partners on the acquisition of Ondal Holding GmbH, a leading Original Design Manufacturer of medical pendant systems.
  • Quarton, A Cowen Company advised the brothers Sebastian and Stefan Hipp and their subsidiary S.Hipp.S GmbH on the acquisition of Barnhouse Naturprodukte GmbH, a Bavarian producer of organic crunchy muesli.

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