Stout is pleased to once again be recognized as one of the top U.S. fairness opinion providers according to Thomson Reuters' Mergers & Acquisitions Review, Full Year 2017. Stout advised on more than 50 transactions in 2017.
As a leading fairness opinion provider, Stout leverages its considerable investment banking and valuation experience to assist clients in making sound business decisions and completing their critical transactions. For the past six years, Stout has consistently ranked as a top fairness opinion provider in Thomson Reuters’ Mergers and Acquisitions Review and has completed more than 250 opinions in that time frame.*
“Transaction opinions are a core part of our business, and these results demonstrate our commitment to providing an independent perspective and opinions that can withstand the utmost scrutiny,” said Jeff Phillips, Managing Director and Leader of the Transaction Opinions practice at Stout. “We look forward to helping clients complete their most complex transactions in 2018 and beyond.”
* Based on the total number of deals reported by more than 20 companies since 2012 in the Thomson Reuters Mergers and Acquisitions Review. Individual yearly rankings: 2017 (2), 2016 (3), 2015 (2), 2014 (1), 2013 (3), 2012 (1)