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    • Tombstones: Fall 2020

      IGS shares a selection of closed transactions for Fall 2020. Read More

    • IGS Announces Promotions

      Investor Group Services (“IGS”) is proud to celebrate the promotion of six of our team members. Pat Donahue, Drew D’Amaro, Brian Fleming and Liz Gasman have been promoted to Managing Director and Zach Casavant and Bryan Quinlan have been promoted to Principal. “We are fortunate to have Pat, Drew, Brian and Liz represent our firm and help lead our team,”… Read More

    • 2020 Spring Tombstones

      ​IGS showcases a number of tombstones of closed transactions announced during 2Q20. Read More

    • First Quarter 2020 Tombstones

      ​IGS shares a collection of closed transactions from 1Q20. Read More

    • Spring 2019 Tombstones

      IGS showcases additional tombstones from 2019. Read More

    • Winter 2019 Tombstones

      IGS shares a selection of closed transactions. Read More

    • Fall 2018 Tombstones

      IGS is excited to showcase a set of completed transactions during the last few months of 2018. Read More

    • Summer 2018 Tombstones

      IGS shares a select set of completed transactions in Summer 2018 Tombstones. Read More

    • IGS is recognized by M&A Advisor for the Private Equity Deal Of The Year ($25MM-$50MM)

      IGS was recognized in the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for its involvement in the Private Equity Deal of the Year ($25MM-$50MM). IGS provided industry diligence as a consulting advisor for High Road Capital Partners on the acquisition of Mid-West Wholesale Hardware. Click here for a detailed list of winners. Read More

    • IGS Focus on Healthcare: July 2017 Tombstones

      Healthcare continues to be an active investment sector for IGS clients. We have deep and significant experience across the industry. Included are just a few examples of recent deals for which IGS served as the industry diligence adviser. Read More

    • Fall / Winter 2016 Tombstones

      IGS shares a select set of completed transactions in the Fall / Winter 2016 Tombstones. Read More

    • Summer 2016 Tombstones

      A new set of IGS Tombstones are available. Please take a look to see some of our recent deals. Read More

    • Spring 2016 Tombstones

      The Spring 2016 Tombstones offer a glimpse into some of the deals IGS has worked on recently. Read More

    • IGS Promotes Zach Casavant to Vice President

      ​IGS is pleased to announce the promotion of Zach Casavant to Vice President. Since joining the firm in 2005, Zach has led over 100 diligence and strategy engagements across a diverse set of industries including industrial manufacturing and distribution, business services, healthcare, automotive, consumer products, and software. Zach also plays a significant role in the mentoring of junior members of… Read More

    • IGS is part of the winning deal team for M&A Advisor's Professional Services (B-to-B) Deal of the Year ($10M to $100M)

      IGS was recognized in the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for its involvement in the Professional Services Deal of the Year ($10M-$100M). IGS provided industry diligence as a consulting advisor for High Road Capital Partners on the acquisition of Ariad Communications. Click here for a full list of winners. Read More

    • Fall 2015 Tombstones

      The Fall 2015 Tombstones highlight some representative IGS engagements. Read More

    • Summer 2015 Tombstones

      ​Please take a look at our most recent Tombstones to get a sense for some of the deals we’ve worked on recently. Read More

    • Winter 2015 Tombstone

      ​The first set of IGS tombstones for 2015. Read More

    • Investor Group Services (IGS) Promotes Drew D'Amaro and Brian Fleming to Senior Vice President

      IGS is pleased to announce the promotion of Drew D’Amaro and Brian Fleming to Senior Vice President. The promotions were effective as of February 15, 2015. “Drew and Brian demonstrate excellence and thought leadership on every engagement and have consistently exceeded our clients’ expectations,” said Mindy Berman, Managing Director at Investor Group Services. Drew D’Amaro joined IGS in 2006. He… Read More

    • IGS Recognized For Its Role in the Consumer and Retail Products “Deal of the Year”

      IGS was part of the winning team for the Consumer and Retail Products ‘Deal of the Year’ award at the 13th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. IGS served as a consulting advisor in the acquisition of General Tools & Instruments by High Road Capital Partners. Click here for a full list of winners. Read More

    • Fall 2014 Tombstones

      Take a look at our Fall 2014 Tombstone to get a sense for some of deals we’ve worked on recently. Read More

    • IGS Well Represented in 13th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

      Investor Group Services has been named a finalist for the 13th Annual M&A Advisor awards in four categories: M&A Consulting Firm of the Year; Deal Services Professional of the Year; M&A Deal of the Year ($25MM-$50MM); and Consumer Services Deal of the Year. Investor Group Services (IGS) is one of the six finalists for M&A Consulting Firm of the Year.… Read More

    • Summer 2014 Tombstones

      ​Have a look at our Summer 2014 Tombstones for a glimpse at some recent IGS projects. Read More

    • Mindy Berman Discusses Sell-Side Due Diligence Trends

      Mindy Berman, Managing Director and Co-founder of IGS, recently sat down with a reporter at Mergers & Acquisitions to discuss sell-side due diligence in 2014 and how it is evolving in an increasingly competitive M&A landscape. Mergers & Acquisitions is a monthly magazine that covers the latest factors impacting the buying and selling of businesses. Concentrating solely on the M&A industry,… Read More

    • Industry Spotlight: Dental Practice Management

      Being on the front end of transaction activity and with the number of middle market relationships we have, IGS is often asked what industry segments are gaining a lot of attention.  One such industry is dental, and one specific area is dental practice management (DPM) companies.  Accordingly, we wanted to share some high level thoughts on the space for potential… Read More

    • Investor Group Services' Brian Fleming Receives The M&A Advisor's Annual 40 Under 40 Recognition Award

      ​Boston- May 20, 2014- Investor Group Services (IGS) is pleased to announce that Brian Fleming, a Vice President at IGS, has been selected by The M&A Advisor as a recipient of its fifth annual 40 Under 40 M&A Advisor Recognition Award in the Service Provider Category. At IGS Mr. Fleming focuses on developing new client relationships and managing due diligence… Read More

    • Spring 2014 Tombstones

      Have a look at our Spring 2014 tombstones for a peek at some of the deals we’ve worked on recently.   Read More

    • Common Market Diligence Mistakes

      At IGS, we are often are asked to comment on common mistakes private equity clients make during the market diligence process. The top mistakes we see, and do our best to avoid, include: Misjudging demand – Is the company itself growing or is the market booming? Is this a fad or a long-term trend? These are questions to ask prior… Read More

    • IGS Recognized For Its Role in M&A Deal of the Year ($25MM- $50MM)

      IGS was recognized in the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for M&A Deal of the Year ($25mm -$50mm) for its work on the acquisition of Dynamic Dental Partners by Huron Capital Partners. IGS provided industry diligence as the consulting advisor to Huron Capital. Click here for the full list of winners. Read More

    • Managing Director Rob Lordi Talks With Law360 About The Deal-Making Outlook For 2014

      ​Managing Director Rob Lordi kicked off 2014 by speaking with Law360 about the deal-making outlook for the year: “We’re in a period where, in the short run, we have the dynamics for a good deal-making environment and I think that’s what we’re seeing now, at least in the middle market. Big deals- that’s a separate issue.” Read the full story… Read More