Control Equity transactions are used to facilitate majority recapitalizations, change of control, buyouts, MBOs, corporate carve-outs, growth capital, and other liquidity events.
Minority Equity and Mezzanine
Minority Equity structures include preferred equity, convertible equity, common equity and warrants.
Mezzanine Capital is a hybrid of junior debt and minority equity, typically subordinate to bank debt. Companies commonly seeks mezzanine capital to fill a funding gap in excess of what senior lenders will typically provide for acquisition financing, growth capital, recapitalizations, etc.