Bluestone assists clients in developing and executing strategies to enhance shareholder value through mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and other corporate finance transactions. We provide trusted advice to companies operating in our focus industries long before a transaction is sought or executed and strive to develop long-term relationships with our clients. We provide advisory services to clients in the following areas:
Mergers & Acquisitions
Bluestone assists clients in developing and executing value-maximizing merger and acquisition strategies. We advise Fortune 500 and middle-market companies on sell-side and buy-side M&A advisory assignments, as well as corporate carve-outs and divestitures. We leverage our industry expertise, operational insight, and transaction execution proficiency to help clients understand their strategic alternatives, assess their business positioning, and navigate the complexities of the M&A process. Through years of dedication to specific markets and their constituent stakeholders, our access to acquirers and investors within the middle-market aerospace, defense, and government markets is unrivaled among our competitors.
- Sell-side Advisory
- Buy-side Advisory
Bluestone supports clients in evaluating their short-term and long-term capital requirements. We advise clients in securing financing to accommodate their most critical strategic growth and recapitalization initiatives, including business acquisitions, shareholder buyouts, working capital needs, and other crucial growth activities. Our executives are experts at assisting clients in securing financing from private investors through the issuance of debt or equity securities and obtaining senior debt, mezzanine, and equity financing from institutional lenders and private equity groups.
- Private Placements
- Debt Financing
- Equity Financing
Valuation & Fairness Opinions
Bluestone leverages its real-time knowledge of market dynamics and relevant industry trends to provide corporations, business owners, and investors with insightful valuation advice and guidance. We provide fairness opinions to Boards of Directors and special committees for material business transactions and also help corporations and business owners understand the valuation potential associated with a variety of strategic alternatives.