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Overview

Who we are

Raymond James Capital is the private equity/merchant banking subsidiary of Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE-RJF). Founded in 1962 and a public company since 1983, Raymond James is a diversified financial services holding company with subsidiaries engaged in investment banking, asset management, financial planning and commercial banking. Through three broker/dealers, more than 6,500 financial advisors serve 2.7 million accounts from 2,600 locations throughout the United States and internationally. The firm’s total client assets are approximately $500 billion. To learn more, visit the company’s website at raymondjames.com.

What we do

We invest in the recapitalization, management-led buyout or buyout of established middle-market businesses.

Investment focus

  • Transaction value range: $25 to $150 million
  • Equity investment range: $15 to $50 million
  • Minimum pro forma EBITDA: $5 million
  • Minimum growth rate: 5% to 10%

Types of businesses

  • We seek scalable niche businesses that have predictable revenue streams from a diverse set of customers.
  • We prefer investments in services or value-added distribution businesses with route or subscription-based business models as well as manufacturing businesses that make consumable or repetitive supply products.
  • We prefer businesses that have a meaningful share of a smaller, well-defined market.

Sector focus

We invest in all industries and sectors and have significant experience in the following areas:

  • Consumer Products,
  • Energy,
  • Financial Services,
  • Healthcare,
  • Industrial Growth,
  • Specialized Manufacturing,
  • Service Businesses,
  • Supply-type Businesses and
  • Value-added Fulfillment.