The highly coveted M&A Deal of the Year Award goes to Madison Street Capital

In the recent M&A Advisor 13th Annual Turnaround Awards, Madison Street Capital, a Chicago based international investment banking firm took home the highly coveted, Deal of the Year award. This award was in recognition of the firm’s exclusive advisory role to its client Sachs Capital Group. This investment banking firm through its expert advice made it possible for its client Sachs Capital Group to complete the RMS take-private deal successfully. The Senior Managing Director of this investment banking firm, Barry Petersen was the leader of the firm’s team working on this deal. This deal also involved two debt financiers, Merion Investment Partners and Virgo Capital.


Teamwork, commitment and hard work


Teamwork commitment and hard work are what made this RMS Networks take- private deal successful leading to the firm getting this award according to its Founder and CEO, Charles Botchway. He pointed out that his team at Madison Street Capital have always been committed to providing its clients with the best services possible. In addition to this, Charles went ahead to promise his firm’s clients that they should expect nothing but the best of the best from them. He also passed on his gratitude to M&A Advisors, the organizers of the award ceremony for taking not of not only his firm’s contribution to the growth of the business environment but also that of other firms present.


A tough global contest


M&A Advisor is the leading media outlet in the mergers and acquisitions, financial advisory and investment banking business sector. Its 13th Annual Turnaround Awards attracted a total of 275 contestants from all corners of the globe. This edition of the award ceremony had a number of categories including Professional of the Year, Deal of the Year, Restructuring of the Year, Service of the Year, Transaction of the Year, and Refinancing of the Year.


About Madison Street Capital


Integrity, leadership, top-notch services and excellence are the guiding principles of this investment banking firm. Madison Street Capital offers corporate financial advisory and opinions, corporate valuation and merger and acquisition services to its clients. Through its services, this investment banking firm aims to bridge the gap between its clients and success despite the highly competitive market conditions. Madison Street Capital also seeks to drive its clients’ growth even after they achieve market success. This firm’s unwavering dedication to see its clients succeed has made it a darling for both its private and public corporate clients. To help the clients to realize their goals, they take up the mandate of taking the clients through every step towards success. The goals of their clients become their own so that the process can be accelerated. Madison has in place a dedicated team that possesses experience in many fields of the financial sector.


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Fortress Investment Group Splurges on Times Square

Acquiring a property in New York City is no small feat. Times Square is the one most populous areas of the city. It is a place that is attractive to visitors and tourist. But to business people and investors, Times Square is a place flooding with financial opportunity. Fortress Investment Group has become the owners of 20 Times Square. 20 Times Square is a massive property that will allow the investment company to make money from commercial spaces that include retail and dining.

Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1988. It was founded by three economic and financial experts who had a vision of creating a company that would be leading force in the investment advisory business. The company quickly expanded into hedge funds. It became the first private equity firm of its size to go public. Currently, the firm is responsible for over seventy billion dollars worth of assets. The company has won countless awards recognizing their achievements in the investment advisory and asset management industry.

This 20 Times Square project will be a spectacular achievement for Fortress Investment Group. This property will be a destination for international luxury travelers. Disposable income rates have risen. And that means traveling will be occurring more frequently. New York City sees millions of visitors and travelers every year. The renovation of two hotels will be much needed to house these travelling visitors.

The two hotels being renovated in the DoubleTree Suites and Marriott hotel. They sit across the street from the famous Palace Theater. The theater is also under renovation. This property will end up being able to lodge thousands of guests and offer meeting and event spaces. Other amenities include an area for fitness, bars, dinging and seating to watch the beauty of Times Square. Retail commerce will flourish in this area. The National Football League is looking to open a retail location that will cover twenty five thousand square feet of space. Fortress Investment Group has partnered with many individuals to make sure this property remake becomes a reality. New lobbies, modern technologies and elevation of the Palace Theater is in store.