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E-Book

Optimizing post-merger integration

Discover common post-merger integration problems, their potential impact, and how to derive maximum value from the new organization.




Insight Article

Strong M&A transaction management

M&A transaction management is a key ingredient in any successful purchase or sale. Find out how a transaction management partner can help.





Insight Article

Winning as a seller in a frenzied M&A market

Sellers are able to command top dollar if they go into the sales process ready to hit the ground running which includes tax preparation.

  • Wiskus, Jennifer
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Audiocast

Q1 2021 Dealmaker Roundup

Three veterans of the life sciences private equity and M&A market share intel about dramatic changes in the industry.





Audiocast

Q4 2020 Dealmaker Roundup

An in-depth discussion among PE leaders addressing the effects of COVID-19, technology and a disrupted supply chain on U.S. manufacturing.





Audiocast

Q3 2020 Dealmaker Roundup

An in-depth discussion among private equity leaders addressing the winners and losers in the food and beverage industry during COVID-19.






Video

Don't let working capital kill the deal

Starting the working capital mechanism discussion at the onset of a transaction is more important than ever. Learn more here.

  • Branon, Ryan
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Insight Article

RSM launches M&A360™

RSM launches RSM launches M&A360™ An outcome-driven framework focused on enhancing value creation throughout the life of an investment



Audiocast

Q2 2020 Dealmaker Roundup

An in-depth discussion addressing health care deals during COVID-19, the surge of telemedicine and the business of hospitals.




Video

Middle Market M&A Activity Update

We are in the midst of a pandemic; RSM offers perspectives and insights on how COVID-19 has impacted middle market M&A.








Audiocast

Q1 2020 Dealmaker Roundup

As software has grown exponentially as an industry, private capital has flowed into the sector in greater and greater amounts.







Audiocast

Q3 2019 Dealmaker Roundup

A panel of private equity deal experts address Q3 deal activity and share thoughts on investment opportunities in financial services.









Insight Article

Bots can make businesses healthier

RPA delivers the ability to automate highly-manual, yet low complexity processes to improve accuracy and speed with lower costs.



Insight Article

Cyberthreats: More about people than IT

Before investing in a health care company, private equity firms need to thoroughly understand the cybersecurity risks they may inherit.


Insight Article

A new era for behavioral health

PE investors and health care entrepreneurs see an opportunity to offer behavioral health services via efficient and tech-enabled platforms.


Insight Article

In search of true disruption

Innovative companies are working on ways to break health care’s legacy mold and deliver better experiences and outcomes for patients.



Audiocast

Q2 2019 Dealmaker Roundup

IPOs surge as valuation fatigue sets in: A panel of private equity deal experts discuss the trends behind the Q2 2019 numbers and outcomes.






Tax Purchase Price Allocation

Buyers and sellers should take into account tax and regulatory changes when considering tax purchase price allocations.




Video

2019 Dealmaker Outlook

A panel of private equity deal experts discuss the trends behind the deal statistics and outcomes from a record setting 2018.





Insight Article

Pass-through deduction impacts deal making

Understanding pass-through deductions is key for PE dealmakers. Insights and answers from experts on how the deduction impacts deal making.

  • Passini, Nick
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E-Book

Trends in health care M&A

As health care M&A continues to grow and thrive, what are the key transaction considerations for investors? Learn the top trends.









Video

Q1 2018 Dealmaker Roundup

A panel of private equity deal experts discuss the trends behind the deal statistics and outcomes from Q1 2018.



Video

Q4 2017 Dealmaker Roundup

A panel of private equity deal experts discuss the trends behind the deal statistics of the last quarter of 2017.


Video

Q3 2017 Dealmaker Roundup

The latest trends in the private equity deal-making market, including the Asia market, non-bank lenders and the void of U.S. mega deals.




Insight Article

M&A outlook: Sellers' market continues

Find out how the first half of 2017 shaped up in terms of dealmaking, and what to expect in the second half of the year.

  • Grossman, Michael
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Video

Q1 2017 Dealmaker Roundup

From the mega-deal void to a dip in private equity-backed exit activity, three middle market deal veterans compare notes on Q1 activity.



Video

Q4 2016 Dealmaker Roundup

Industry experts share their perspective on the big deal rebound, the boom in add-ons, the drop in deal value and what will happen in 2017.



Insight Article

How to transfer carried interest

When it comes to estate planning, GPs would be wise to consider gifting the ownership of carried interest, and getting it properly valued.

  • Hill, Lindsay
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Video

Q3 2016 Dealmaker Roundup

The latest trends in the private equity deal-making environment, including hot industry sectors and the future of exit activity.










Insight Article

Ten questions to ask before buying a business

These questions can help determine whether you are prepared to move forward with an acquisition, and if not, provide a road map to achieve readiness.

  • Trotta, Anthony
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Purchase Price Allocation

RSM understands purchase price allocations are more than complying with reporting requirements, but rather delivering value to our clients.





Deal Analytics

RSM’s deal analytics digs into transaction-level detail and operational data to deliver key insights into the factors driving profitability.



Insight Article

Quarterly Industry Spotlights

Learn more about economic perspectives and deal flow trends for four industries important to the M&A and private equity markets.


Insight Article

Working capital: The new negotiating tool

The working capital process requires creativity as well as diligent attention to details from the beginning to the end of a transaction.

  • Spizman, Bill
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Video

Jay Jordan of The Jordan Company

This fourth installment of the Powerhouses in private equity series features a candid conversation between RSM's Don Lipari and Jay Jordan.





Deal Consulting

Make solid, informed decisions to maximize the value of a transaction by ensuring you are using the right people, methodology and analysis.




Business Optimization

The success of a transaction often hinges on post-merger optimization and process transformation to create efficiencies, cost reductions.



Ideas & Insights

Insights on financial due diligence, buy-side and sell-side due diligence, deal analytics and other M&A considerations. Learn more.