This report shows that Crowe has the best combined breadth and depth of TAS capabilities of all firms outside of the Big Four, which tends to focus on a different segment of the deal market. Crowes focus has been to become the clear leader in supporting companies with their mid-market transactions, said Marc Shaffer, managing partner of Crowe Financial Advisory Services. We continue to expand our knowledge and capability levels in this area, while providing exceptional client experience to our large client base.

The report specifically named two Crowe strengths:

  • Mamp;A playbook support--The firm identifies and prepares the value drivers for a client prior to an actual transaction and develops a game plan entailing a future organizational structure to put into play following an Mamp;A. This supports the clients Mamp;A strategy preparedness.
  • Financial modeling and forecasting--Crowe Horwath creates custom turnkey models both for one-off transaction projects and as part of a larger Mamp;A playbook project. The models analyze cash flow, EBITDA, and other important financial metrics, given certain synergy inputs.

With a strong focus on the middle market, Crowe offers fully integrated transaction support services including: