CALABASAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marcus & Millichap Inc. (NYSE: MMI), a leading commercial real estate brokerage firm specializing in investment sales, financing, research and advisory services, today announced that its board of Directors has declared a first regular semi-annual dividend of $0.25 per share, or approximately $10.4 million, payable April 4, 2022Read More →

OTTAWA (ON), February 16, 2022 /CNW/ – MD Financial Management Inc. ® and Scotiabank today announced a new three-year agreement with the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada (IPAC) to support initiatives that facilitate social connections, mentorship and mutual support between Indigenous physicians, residents and medical students. Our partnership will helpRead More →

When Charlestown’s external auditors released the financial statements for fiscal year 2021 earlier this month, they revealed an undeniable failure. It was an indictment of our financial management systems and will require additional taxes that will ultimately fall on the backs of the taxpayers of Charlestown. While the fiscal yearRead More →

Braden Fastier / Stuff Nelson City Council’s credit rating remained sunny thanks to “strong financial management”, according to rating agency Standard and Poor Global. Nelson City Council retained its AA long-term credit rating for another year for sound financial management. The rating was assigned by rating agency Standard and PoorRead More →

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 2, 2022– Bluespring Wealth Partners, LLCa leading acquirer and partner of top wealth management firms, today announced the acquisition of financial security management. Established over 30 years ago, Security Financial Management has one office in Minnesota and three offices in Florida, with more than 15 finance professionals.Read More →

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bluespring Wealth Partners, LLCa leading acquirer and partner of top wealth management firms, today announced the acquisition of financial security management. Established over 30 years ago, Security Financial Management has one office in Minnesota and three offices in Florida, with more than 15 finance professionals. The company isRead More →

Blackline added another notch to its belt with the acquisition of FourQ Systems, a technology company specializing in business-to-business financial management software. The acquisition, valued at US$165 million (S$223 million) plus a potential earnout of up to US$75 million (S$101 million), continues BlackLine’s efforts to improve its accounting automation capabilities.Read More →

FinOps enables considerable savings, efficient use of resources and transparent billing. Financial management in the cloud is a growing priority for businesses. According to a recent study, 61% of organizations plan to optimize cloud costs in 2021 and 51% of users exceed their cloud budget. “Tracking and consuming cloud-related expensesRead More →

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., January 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Creative Planning Inc. (“Creative Planning”), one of the nation’s largest Registered Investment Advisors (“RIA”), today announced the acquisition of Berno Financial Management (“Berno”) ), which altogether has more than $300 million in assets under management. Berno was founded by Bruce J. BernoCFPRead More →

Farmer shareholders in Fonterra voted overwhelmingly in favor of a plan to overhaul the cooperative’s capital structure. Photo: 123RF At today’s special meeting, 85.2 percent of farmers supported the changes, well above the minimum threshold of 75 percent. The new flexible capital structure would reduce the number of shares farmersRead More →

MediaProduction/E+ via Getty Images Investment thesis I think Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (OTCPK:UNBLF), which I will refer to as URW hereafter, offers an attractive long buying opportunity at the current share price, due to weak performance over the Last 6 months down about 20%, and a highly leveraged capital structure relative to marketRead More →

WESTPORT, Conn., Nov. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Compass Diversified (NYSE: CODI), owner of leading middle-market businesses, provided an update on its capital structure today. Compass Group Diversified Holdings, LLC (the “Company” and, together with Compass Diversified, “CODI”) has completed its previously announced offering of $300 million in aggregate principalRead More →

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY) (“Coty” or “the Company”) today announced the sale of KKR’s remaining 2.4% stake in Coty, converted into approximately 20 million shares ordinary. This transaction follows three prior transactions in the past three months, following which KKR exited Coty altogether. Following completion of the transaction,Read More →

As the retirement home industry recovers from the worst effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, owners and operators are reassessing capital structures with a view to creating better alignment. Operator executives Mercedes Kerr, Chairman of Belmont Village, and Fee Stubblefield, CEO of The Springs Living, praised their capital provider partners forRead More →

MEXICO CITY, October 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Grupo Posadas SAB de CV (BMV: POSADASA) (the “Company”) announced today that it has advanced its previously announced debt restructuring by securing additional support from holders of its prime rank at 7.875% maturing in 2022 (the “Existing Company Notes”). This consensual financial solutionRead More →

grandriver/E+ via Getty Images Devon Energy Corp., based in Oklahoma City. (NYSE:DVN) published its results for the second quarter of 2021 on August 3, 2021. Q2 preview The company reported better-than-expected adjusted earnings of $0.60 from $0.18 per share in the year-ago quarter. However, total revenue was $2,417 million, significantlyRead More →

STOCKHOLM, July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Following a review of its capital structure, Electrolux today announces an adjusted dividend policy of approximately 50% of annual revenue, a proposed automatic share buyback of SEK17 per share and an intention to resolve share buybacks over time. “Over the past few years, ElectroluxRead More →

By Mary Suiter Now more than a year into the pandemic, parents and educators know all too well the stresses of distance learning and intermittent school closures. The prospect of a return to some kind of “normalcy” calls for cautious optimism. Yet the pandemic will cast a shadow over theRead More →

A company dividend Policy generally refers to a set of rulings and a set of guidelines that describe how the company handles distributions of profits or assets to its shareholders. The dividend policy is important because it describes the size, method, type and frequency of dividend distributions. At the highestRead More →

What is the capital structure? Capital structure is the particular combination of debt and equity used by a company to finance its overall operations and growth. Equity comes from ownership shares in a business and rights to its future cash flows and earnings. Debt comes in the form of bondRead More →

What is a dividend policy? A dividend policy is the policy a company uses to structure the payment of its dividends to shareholders. Some researchers suggest that the dividend policy is irrelevant, in theory, because investors can sell part of their stocks or their portfolio if they need funds. ThisRead More →

If you’re an equity investor who likes companies with good fundamentals, a strong balance sheet is important to consider when looking for investment opportunities. Using three main types of metrics – working capital, asset performance and capital structure – you can assess the strength of a company’s balance sheet andRead More →