LCG is one of nation’s premier providers of transaction advisory services to financial institutions, intermediaries, and business. Our team of over 50 seasoned professionals allows our clients to efficiently and effectively execute on a variety of corporate transactions while minimizing risk and minimizing the strain on their internal resources. The senior LCG team brings unique and valuable perspectives and experiences to management teams of specialty finance companies and financial services businesses.
Expertise and target market for financial services segments:
- Commercial specialty finance companies, including asset-based lenders, factors, and leasing companies.
- Select consumer finance companies and distressed asset purchasers;
- Select real estate finance and investment companies;
- Service businesses that provide services to banking, insurance, and related financial institutions.
LCG assists clients in the following ways:
- Debt and equity capital raises for specialty lenders to warehouse loan and lease portfolios as well as enhance on-balance-sheet capabilities.
- Buy-side and sell-side M&A engagements: hired by companies, investment funds, and banks to assist in the M&A activities of loan portfolios and entire businesses.
- Valuations and portfolio due diligence for specialty finance companies.
- Field examinations and due diligence on behalf of the leading banks, investors and financial institutions that provide capital to the financial services industry.
Additionally, LCG professionals have previously held positions including: executives in deal making and credit functions at independent specialty finance companies, as providers of junior and senior capital to finance companies, and in capacities of buying and selling loan portfolios.