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Buy Sell Merger Assistance

The Ostermueller Group has in-depth experience in business brokerage and other buy-sell transaction settings, and has provided independent valuations and hypothetical value indication consulting to both sellers of existing businesses and investors considering the purchase of a business.

We can help in educating/assisting those new to the private business buy-sell process, as well as in providing specific services to those who are more seasoned.

For example, we have experience with:

•  Reviewing offers to purchase/partner with an existing business.
•  Helping to identify or directly approaching or negotiating with candidate businesses on behalf of a client who wishes to remain undisclosed, temporarily or permanently.
•  Assisting in financial analysis and modeling of candidate businesses, including industry and demographic research/analysis, under varying assumptions being considered by the potential buyer.
•  Assisting in strategizing for or in drafting Letters of Intent, and in related financial planning for generating an Offer to Purchase.
•  Critiquing valuation reports prepared by others.
•  Referring clients/candidate business owners to local attorneys experienced with buy-sell business transactions and with required documentation/activities for and conduct of business transaction closings Providing more global advisory or consultative services to assist in our clients’ candidate identifications and screenings, financial/operational/organizational analyses (pre-and post-purchase), purchase due diligence and overall decision-making.