Statesman Business Advisors - Capital Sourcing
Private Placement of Debt & Equity
Statesman’s daily contact with a diverse group of capital providers including banks, asset based lenders, mezzanine lenders, private equity groups, family offices, and accredited investors provides our finance professionals with a broad market knowledge of middle-market financing alternatives, ensuring our clients can achieve realistic financing objectives for their capital needs.
Typical secured debt facilities include working capital revolvers, term loans, purchase order financing, contract financing, equipment loans and leasing, real estate loans, receivables factoring, sale-lease back transactions, and bridge financings. By leveraging our extensive relationships, we can identify the best solution for your financing needs.
Subordinated debt encompasses aspects of both debt and equity, creating a level of complexity that can be difficult for middle-market companies to evaluate without the benefit of transactional experience. Statesman’s personnel are attuned to current mezzanine market expectations and are highly experienced in evaluating all facets of a mezzanine proposal. We work hand-in-hand with our clients to identify the best capital provider for their specific needs and ensure that the complexities of PIK interest, warrants, restrictive covenants, and inter-creditor agreements have been fully vetted for the best overall structure.
Through our registered broker dealer affiliate, Statesman Corporate Finance, LLC, we will selectively assist quality businesses establish financing objectives, identify alternatives, prepare a detailed offering memorandum, market, negotiate, and close equity investments in support of growth opportunities, acquisitions, management buyouts, and recapitalizations.
Government Guaranteed Lending
Statesman is the Southwest’s leading packager and placement agent of government enhanced credit products targeted to small and middle-market businesses. During the past five years, we have assisted over 1,000 companies in successfully accessing government loan programs for expansion, working capital, equipment and real estate purchases, business acquisitions, debt restructurings and partner buyouts. There is no better resource to evaluate your company’s eligibility for government loan products and to source the best lender than Statesman.
Restructuring & Special Situation Financing
Companies facing unique circumstances and financial challenges can benefit tremendously by having an objective and experienced constituent in their corner to evaluate options. Statesman’s vast experience in working with middle-market businesses, and the financial institutions that serve this market, make us uniquely qualified to assist our clients in the design and implementation of solutions specifically tailored to resolve issues on the best terms possible for our clients and in the most time effective manner.