What We Do

Sell-Side and Buy-Side
M&A Advisory
Sell-Side and Buy-Side
M&A Advisory
Growth/Venture Capital
Raise & Minority Sales
Private Debt
& Equity Placements
Fairness Opinions & General
Advisory Services

Sell-Side and Buy-Side M&A Advisory

Within our Sell-Side and Buy-Side M&A Advisory Practice, Threadstone helps entreprenuers, family/Founder-owners, public company boards, and private equity sponsors maximize value creation and transaction efficiency. Threadstone’s unique perspectives in the Consumer and Retail sectors allow us to better understand the nuances of the businesses we represent. Unlike other investment banks, Threadstone’s involvement in the deal is more than a middle-man – we perform deep due diligence to ensure a comprehensive understanding of our clients and our clients’ targets, increasing assuredness of successful transactions.

Representative Transaction

Roots Canada is a premium specialty retailer based in Toronto (Canada) founded by Michael Budman and Don Green. Threadstone advised Roots Canada on its sale to Searchlight Capital.

Type: Sell Side
Category: Specialty Retail

Growth/Venture Capital Raise & Minority Sales

Within our growth/venture Capital Advisory Practice, Threadstone helps entreprenuers and founders of young, exciting businesses to achieve intermediate financing goals. Threadstone approaches growth capital in the same mindset as venture capital – we understand that smaller businesses are looking for more than just money. Through a unique partnership approach, Threadstone develops a deep understanding for the strengths and opportunities of our clients and tailors a go-to-market approach that delivers both the financial and strategic resources that our clients need.

Representative Transaction

Bandier is a premium specialty retailer of luxury activewear products based in New York. Threadstone advised Bandier on a growth capital raise led by Simon Venture Partners.

Type: Capital Raise
Category: Specialty Retail

Private Debt and Equity Placements

Within our Private Placement Practice, Threadstone helps public and private companies seeking capital transactions to enhance existing balance sheets through public company private equity raises (PIPEs) as well as private company debt placements. Threadstone’s deep relationships in the institutional equity and debt markets generates competition that reduces borrowing and financing costs for our clients.

Representative Transaction

Sequential Brands Group is a publicly-traded owner, manager and licensor of a diversified portfolio of consumer brands across multiple industries. Threadstone advised Sequential Brands Group on a $22.8 million PIPE capital raise.

Type: Pipe
Category: IP and Branding

Fairness Opinions and General Advisory Services

Within our General Advisory Services Practice, Threadstone advises public and private companies on a wide variety of potential transactions, including capital structure decisions, fairness opinions, and financial modeling and projection support. With a flexible structure, Threadstone can deliver a set of advisory services that are tailored to a clients’ needs.

Representative Transaction

Alterna Haircare is a premium specialty haircare brand owned by Henkel AG. Threadstone provided a Fairness Opinion to Alterna Haircare and its former owner, TSG Consumer Products, related to its sale to Henkel AG.

Type: Fairness Opinion
Category: Personal Care