Today, the demand for high quality merger, acquisition, and corporate finance advisory services by middle market companies has never been greater.These businesses with sales generally between $5 and $150 million face growth, liquidity and financing issues rarely addressed by larger corporations.

At the same time, Wall Street firms, regional investment banks and commercial banks have either ignored this market or chosen not to commit their most experienced professionals or other resources to meeting the needs of this market.

SC LLC specializes in providing financial advisory services to middle market companies exclusively. The firm's investment banking services encompass mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, private placements of debt and equity, restructurings, valuations and general strategic advice. SC LLC brings several important advantages to every client relationship, including:



Senior Debt has always been a mainstay of the private market. Principals with SC LLC have been active in this market since 1979 in arranging senior debt financing.

Senior Note financings range in maturity from three to thirty years and can be executed in the traditional private placement market, the bank syndication market, and the asset-backed market.

Given the strong demand for senior note offerings, placements can be arranged for as little as $5 million up to in excess of $500 million. As a leading agent in this particular product, SC LLC has a unique experience and ability to arrange financing for the following senior debt instruments:



The firm's principal is actively involved in middle market transactions every day.

This visibility and continuity of contact allows SC LLC to maintain an active dialogue with capital providers, as well as with buyers and sellers of middle market companies.

Personal relationships and proprietary databases are supplemented through the use of numerous on-line and industry-specific databases.



Since SC LLC does not maintain any accounting, brokerage, direct banking or other business relationships with clients; its recommendations are completely independent and unbiased.

Compensation is tied to the successful completion of transactions for its clients, not their duration. SC LLC will advise a client not to pursue a transaction if the potential costs of going forward outweigh the benefits for the client.



SC LLC's size and non-bureaucratic style is consistent with its focused market approach. The firm's small size enables clients to receive prompt, personal attention and ensures confidentiality.

Furthermore, the collegian style of the firm allows a frequent and efficient sharing of market intelligence among the principals that benefits its clients.



Most importantly, SC LLC's principal has made a professional commitment to serving the investment banking needs of the most dynamic and entrepreneurial segment of the U.S. economy the middle market.

The firm places a high value on its relationships with the individuals and families who lead these diverse businesses.

For companies considering a middle market transaction of any type, or those who would simply like to learn more about the firm, SC LLC welcomes the opportunity to discuss its capability



Clients appreciate the seasoned business judgment that comes from having a veteran financial advisor involved with every assignment. SC LLC provides its clients with honest, pragmatic advice for meeting their objectives and develops a realistic timetable for each assignment.