Piper Jaffray Companies Completes Acquisition of Edgeview Partners, L.P.
Founded in 2001 and based in
“We are pleased to complete the acquisition of
“This transaction is the culmination of our efforts to broaden our
firm's capabilities with a partner that shares our client-driven culture
and execution focus,” said
Financial terms of the transaction are undisclosed.
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This announcement contains forward-looking statements. Statements that are not historical or current facts, including statements about beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements cover, among other things, the future prospects of the Company and the growth of our M&A advisory services business. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties, and important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated, including the following: (1) the costs or difficulties relating to the combination of the businesses may be greater than expected and may adversely affect our results of operations and financial condition; (2) the expected benefits of the transaction, including revenue growth and realizable synergies for our M&A advisory services business, may take longer than anticipated to achieve and may not be achieved in their entirety or at all, and will in part depend on the ability of the Company to retain and hire key personnel and maintain relationships with its clients; (3) developments in market and economic conditions have in the past adversely affected, and may in the future adversely affect, the business and profitability of the Company; generally and its M&A advisory services business specifically; (4) other factors identified under “Risk Factors” in Part I, Item 1A of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended
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