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Seven Software M&A Takeaways for Life After COVID-19

As technology investors consider where to be active amidst the COVID-19 crisis and the months that will hopefully follow later this year, we are increasingly being asked what “the market” will look […]

Industrial Technology Leaders are Likely Buyers for First Wave of Post-Pandemic Industrials M&A

The COVID-19 pandemic has already brought significant changes to the deal-making landscape. While regular-way deal activity has ground to a halt, strategic Industrial Technology buyers largely remain “open” and accessible. For private […]

Consolidation in Automotive Services Set to Accelerate with COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically altered the way people behave and how businesses operate. As part of those changes, society has also altered the way it moves. More specifically, in the post-COVID […]

Pet Sector M&A Insights and the Implications of COVID-19

In times of market volatility and economic downturns, investors gravitate to certain recession-resistant sectors.  Generally, the pet care category grew through the Great Recession when compared to the broader economy, making the […]

Lincoln Middle Market Index Q1 2020

Lincoln International reports no industry sector was spared by the declines while companies brace for a hit to earnings in Q2.

Lincoln International Releases Proprietary Q1 2020 Middle Market Index

Published by Bloomberg on May 7, 2020 here. As companies navigate COVID-19, middle market enterprise values fare better than the S&P 500 No industry sector was spared by the declines while companies […]

An Overview of the Lincoln Middle Market Index

The Lincoln Middle Market Index is a first-of its kind quarterly index that tracks the enterprise value of more than 1,800 privately held, mid-market portfolio companies for  approximately 100 sponsors and lenders. […]

Restaurants – Preparing for the Future

While restaurants remain hyper focused on managing near-term liquidity and current operations, owners and managers are starting to shift their thinking toward what business will look like in the new “normal” as […]

Perspectives on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought unprecedented change to the world. Experts from Lincoln’s industry and service groups and 16 countries share here the implications resulting from Coronavirus.

Because news and information about the virus shifts often, this microsite will be updated frequently to share the latest – or evolving – perspectives from Lincoln’s investment banking advisors.

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Better Together… or Apart? Solutions for Struggling Joint Ventures and Minority Stakes in Portfolio Companies

As the world battles COVID-19 and businesses experience cash constraints, underperforming joint ventures and minority stakes will come under the microscope. Following evaluation, there are usually two basic options: 1. Exit the partnership […]

Human Capital Management Services Market Update Q1 2020

The human capital services sector showed strong performance through the first two months of the first quarter in 2020. In March, the sector experienced major negative impact resulting from the spread of […]

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