January 19, 2015

When American Firms Turn to the Australian Securities Exchange for Public Offerings

A big piece of the reverse takeover/merger world in the United States revolves around sourcing growth opportunities in foreign nations that want to list on […]
January 3, 2015

Hedging Your Bets When Financing Your Business

It’s human nature to spread oneself thin across a myriad of options. It’s a way of hedging to ensure we get at least one option and […]
January 2, 2015

Australian Reverse Takeovers Reflect Tide Shift

In what could be seen as the ultimate shift in fate, Australian commodity companies that once went public through reverse takeovers a decade ago from failed dot […]
December 30, 2014

Reverse Mergers: “The Gutter of Corporate Finance”

I had an interesting conversation the other day with a qualified, accredited investor. He made an interesting observation during our conversation: I love what you’re […]
December 29, 2014

2015 Reverse Merger Predictions

It’s nearly always futile to pretend you’ve a crystal ball or think you’re smart-enough to outsmart something as complicated and interwoven as the markets, but […]
December 26, 2014

Oil Industry Consolidation

The latest fight between OPEC and American shale fracking presents a mixed bag. Lower oil prices certainly bodes well for consumers, at least in the […]
December 24, 2014

E-Cigarette Scams

Much like it’s marijuana counterpart, FINRA is now warning investors on potential e-cigarette scams. It’s a oft-repeated story of stock manipulation and pump-and-dump. The warnings […]
December 11, 2014

Focusing on Post-Deal Success: A Sustainable Model for #RTOs

It’s unfortunate that the structure and incentives in Corporate America cause too many C-suite managers to focus on short-term results. Focus on immediate quarter-over-quarter returns […]
December 1, 2014

A Few Reverse Merger Myths

The reverse merger industry is full of charlatans pushing unneeded and unnecessary products and services on the unwary. Those on the outside of the knowledge […]
September 19, 2014

Horizon Pharma #RTO of Vidara Therapeutics on NASDAQ

This news initially came yesterday and the deal was set to be closed as of today. The reverse takeover by Horizon Pharma of Vidara Therapeutics represents […]