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Brief Guide to Mezzanine Financing

Brief Guide to Mezzanine Financing

Many investors are unaware of what mezzanine financing is and how it can be beneficial for them. Mezzanine financing options were first used in the 1980s for transactions involving the privatization of various public companies.Continue reading

Acquiring Commercial Properties – Try A Stock Swap!

Acquiring Commercial Properties – Try A Stock Swap!

A stock swap – also known as stock-for-stock or a share exchange – is a type of financing for real estate projects. If a real estate borrower already owns a stock in a company, they can use that stock to buy all or some shares for acquisition. A stock swap is commonly used by publicly traded companies. The goal is to pay with stock instead of cash. The basics of stock swaps A stock swap is primarily used in acquisition. It refers to the exchange of one asset for another. A stock swap allows one company to purchase another, without having to pay cash for the acquisition. Instead, it entails the use of stock. Therefore, a stock swap is a suitable tool for those short of cash.Continue reading

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