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How Does An ESOP Work?

Let Them Eat Cake! Or, Have Your Cake and Eat it, Too? Let’s face it, you’ve been doing this for a long time.  Running the company, that is. Maybe you started it, maybe you bought into it, or maybe you were lucky enough to inherit it.  Maybe you’ve been the person most responsible for its […]

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ESOP Plan In Practice

How Does It Really Work? The goal of this article is to give you a sense of what is involved in actually putting an ESOP Plan in place, and how it actually works. A good way to think about an ESOP is using a red light/green light analogy.  You’ve thought about it, are open to […]

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Understanding Valuation Advisory Services

Suppose somebody stops you on the street and asks you how much your business is worth. How do you respond? You could probably provide some information that would offer a semblance of an answer, like how the stock is currently trading or how much revenue you expect in the near future. With the market being […]

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What is Sell-Side Advisory Services?

Sell-Side Advisory Services is a term used in the financial industry to describe the sector that creates and services the many products that are available to the buy-side. This includes the sale of stocks, bonds, foreign exchange, and other financial instruments. The sell-side also includes investment bankers, who are the intermediaries between securities issuers and […]

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ESOP Pros and Cons – What You Didn’t Know!

Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP) has seen a great expansion since they were started in 1974. There are many reasons to choose an ESOP. Let’s explore the ESOP pros and cons. For company employees and management, ESOP participation can be an incentive for the dedication and hard work, as well as for future business growth. […]

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Understanding M&A Advisory

Mergers can add value to your company by creating growth, increasing market power, and affording you certain tax incentives. Considering a merger or acquisition for your business is a big decision. Fortunately, there are advisory firms that can help you understand mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. These merger and acquisition advisory firms (M&A advisory firms) can give you […]