Utah Reaches Record Financial Transaction Value, According to MountainWest Capital Network Deal Flow Report
-Total deal number down, but technology and software continue to lead financial transactions in Utah, with the state building a strong funding pipeline for the future-
MountainWest Capital Network (MWCN) released its 26th annual Deal Flow Report, […]
By Layne T. Smith & Niels A. Bybee
Business owners who are looking to successfully exit from their business through a merger or sale transaction face many important decisions that can affect the tax treatment of gains from an exit transaction. Decisions that […]
By Justin Gordon
Amid the longest economic expansion in U.S. history and strong employment growth, businesses might rationalize resting on laurels when it comes to their liquidity. But with many of the traditional economic indicators and fundamentals in unprecedented territory, a […]
Two Sides of The Same Coin: The Commonality Between Great Intellectual Property Attorneys & Capital Investors That Businesses Should Care About
By Michael Katz & Paxton Lewis
J.D. and M.B.A. degrees represent a shiny bullet point on an intellectual property attorney’s or capital investor’s resume. But it is the capacity for continued curiosity and learning which provides the backbone for either’s success.
For IP […]
By Cameron Cole
The short-term demands of running a business often distracts business owners from the long-term importance of developing a comprehensive transition plan. This includes proper planning for protecting and preserving the future of their business.
For business owners, the goal of […]
By Mark Abell & David Stahl
According to the NFIB Business Optimism Index, business owner optimism in 2020 remains well above the long-term average, as owners expect to see another year of sales and earnings growth. Combined with financing readily available at […]
By Paul Skeen & Amber Ferrie
There are a number of different buyer groups to consider when selling your business. Typically, they fall into one of two categories:
These buyers typically buy 100% of your business and assume responsibility for it.
These types […]