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Is Debt or Equity Better for Your Business?

Is Debt or Equity Better for Your Business? By Meghan Daniels, Axial. If your business is considering raising capital, one of the first questions to consider is whether to seek equity, debt, or a combination.

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Memorable Lessons From Violin Memory And Other Auctions

As Published in Law 360. Memorable Lessons From Violin Memory And Other Auctions. When Violin Memory filed Chapter 11 on Dec. 14, 2016, prospects for the company seemed grim. Beginning in November 2015, Violin Memory had conducted two failed prepetition sales processes that had generated no bidders.

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For-Profit Education’s Path Forward

As Published in Inside Sources. For-Profit Education’s Path Forward. The Trump administration has announced that training programs will have until July 1 to appeal to the Department of Education for reconsideration of compliance under current gainful employment and revenue reporting guidance.

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Sheon Karol Interviewed for The DAK Group

Droning-On

Lily Robotics were forced into liquidation after funds ran dry during their attempt to deliver on their pre-order drone project. Months later and with refunds still pending, DroningON have just interviewed investment bankers DAK Group, responsible for recovery of funds on behalf of unsecured creditors including pre-order

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DAK Group Launches New Mid-Market Transaction Trends Report for 2017

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DAK Launches New Mid-Market Transaction Trends Report for 2017 Transaction Trends That Can Affect the Value of Your Client’s Business! The latest U.S. mid-market M&A transaction trends report, published by The DAK Group, reveals the M&A landscape as it has evolved over the last year.

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3 Deal Killers to Avoid When Selling Your Business.

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As Published in NJBIZ. 3 Deal Killers to Avoid When Selling Your Business. Nothing is more discouraging for a business owner than to have the right buyer at the table and have negotiated a terrific deal, and then have it fall apart. With proper planning, anticipation, and

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Triple Play: Tips for Owners Considering Selling a Business.

Triple Play: Tips for Owners Considering Selling a Business. Triple Play is a weekly NJBIZ feature that asks top executives in New Jersey to talk about three things related to their industry. Alan Scharfstein is president of The DAK Group, a mergers and acquisitions advisory firm to

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The DAK Group Expands Scope for Mid-Market Deals with Appointment of Sheon Karol as Managing Director.

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The DAK Group Expands Scope for Mid-Market Deals with Appointment of Sheon Karol as Managing Director. The recent hiring of Sheon Karol enables DAK to continue meeting the increased demand of New Jersey middle market M&A business deals, greatly impacting the New Jersey market and surrounding areas.

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How Business Owners Should Respond to Disruptive Change

Tips & Strategies Before Selling a Business

How Business Owners Should Respond to Disruptive Change. Tips and Strategies for Staying Nimble in Today’s Marketplace in Preparation for Selling a Business Down the Road. Disruptive change is happening in every industry, driven by changing technology and consumer behavior. DAK Managing Director, Steve Raymond, talks to

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The CEOs Guide to Debt Financing

The CEOs Guide to Debt Financing

The CEOs Guide to Debt Financing. Making Debt Work for You. Michael Richmond talks to Axial Forum about working with an investment banker to help companies find the right type of financing structure for their long term goals and ways to negotiate the best funding opportunities to

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