Lincoln International’s financial institutions sector is led by senior investment banking professionals with extensive transaction and sector-related experience globally.
Full Suite of Capabilities Driving Superior Outcomes
Our Financial Institutions Group partners with private equity firms, privately owned companies and corporate clients looking for customized advice and deep experience across a range of sectors in the financial services market. With decades of transaction and sector experience, we offer highly specialized guidance on M&A and capital raising solutions to help our clients meet their strategic objectives.
Global Team Provides Enhanced Insight and Transaction Capabilities
With senior bankers in both the U.S. and Europe, the Lincoln’s financial institutions professionals leverage deep relationships in the global financial capitals. The team delivers clients seamless execution as a highly integrated part of the broader Lincoln International platform.
Asset & Wealth Management
As the evolution of the asset and wealth management sector continues, Lincoln’s broad expertise can help our clients unlock the next stage of growth.
As consolidation of fund administration, corporate trust and private client services continues, Lincoln is uniquely positioned to advise clients on capitalizing on opportunities
Financial Technology & Payments
Lincoln’s deep technology expertise benefits financial services clients as they navigate the global digital transformation that is driving change.
Our bankers advise clients across the insurance sector from P&C, life and other specialty insurers to brokers & MGA/ MGUs, third-party administrators and IFAs.
From the growth of non-bank lenders to the proliferation of new financing platforms, Lincoln is well positioned to advise investors in the specialty finance sector.
Traditional Banking Products & Services
Lincoln bankers have long-standing expertise in the traditional banking and mortgage sectors and advises clients on capitalizing on a variety of growth opportunities.
Perspectives & Publications in Financial Institutions
In Q3 2020, Lincoln International introduced Lincoln’s Latest video series. Experts from across industries, services and geographies, share perspectives on current trends, recent observations and future outlooks through this video… Read More
Reality Check: Assessing Private Equity’s 2022 Predictions
In Q4 2021, Lincoln International surveyed nearly 400 private equity investors on their expectations for dealmaking in the year ahead. In the three quarters since, public equity markets have seen… Read More
Even as Possible Recession Looms, Prospects for Private Markets Look Strong
It is no secret that public markets are facing notable volatility. But from where I sit in the trenches of private market dealmaking, the near-term prospects for private equity remain… Read More
Q&A with Lincoln’s Financial Institutions Group Leaders
Lincoln International recently announced the addition of three new Managing Directors, Jay Bliley in New York and Antoine Dupont-Madinier and Max Cornu-Thenard in London, to strengthen and expand the firm’s… Read More
Recent Transactions in Financial Institutions
Lincoln International advised RoundShield on the sale of its minority stake to Azimut Alternative Capital Partners, a subsidiary of Azimut Group
Lincoln International has advised Chesnara on its acquisition of Sanlam Life & Pensions.
Lincoln International has advised private shareholders on the sale of their stake in LEBC to Tavistock Investments.
Lincoln International has advised Management of Blue.cloud on the sale of a majority stake to Hudson Hill Capital
Lincoln International advised NinjaTrader, a portfolio company of Long Ridge Equity Partners, on raising financing for the acquisition of Tradovate.
Lincoln International has advised DFW Capital Partners on the sale of ReSource Pro to KELSO Private Equity
Lincoln International has advised Remedy Analytics on its sale to Brown & Brown Insurance
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised Sovereign Capital Partners on its investment in Skerritts
Meet Our Senior Team with Financial Institutions Expertise
I am enthusiastic about creating sustainable growth and the highest value for our clients, and strive to leave a positive footprint beyond any successful M&A transaction.
Managing Director | Management Board MemberFrankfurt
I enjoy leading clients and realizing their objectives, while structuring solutions to issues that are both intriguing and challenging.
Managing Director | Head of SwitzerlandZurich
My goal is to inspire and motivate our people to make a true impact with their clients, their colleagues and their communities.
CEO | Managing Director | GP-DirectorChicago
Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Dr. Michael Drill
Managing Director | CEO Germany | Chairman of the Management BoardFrankfurt