WHO WE ARE

FCF is a specialized Investment Bank and Financing Specialist, advising public and private small/mid-market companies in the German speaking regions. FCF focuses on four primary client segments:

FCF structures, arranges and places equity and debt capital transactions and supports its clients’ growth, IPO/Pre-IPO, acquisition and standard balance sheet (re-)financing strategies.

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Munich, FCF has direct relationships and works with all leading German, European and international financiers, lenders and investors addressing German small/mid-cap companies.

WHAT WE DO

  • at the lowest cost,
  • with the highest flexibility,
  • in the shortest period of time,
  • with the highest closing probability,
  • with financing partners that integrate well into their strategy.
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of all relevant financial instruments across the debt and equity space:
    • 360 degree perspective, offering maximum independence and freedom
  • Complete financial markets insights with direct access to all relevant institutional investors and financiers
    • Strategic approach in searching and selecting suitable investors
  • Development, structuring and placement of comprehensive financial solutions combined with targeted financing measures
    • The most creative team, specialized in the financing of SMEs
    • Proactive, independent process management for strengthened negotiation leverage
  • Focus on SMEs in the DACH region
    • Quintessential medium-sized companies (“Mittelstand”) with revenues of EUR 100+ millions
    • Fast growing companies operating established and proven business models
    • Ultra-high growth, innovative companies with revolutionary technologies / products, for instance in life science and high-tech
  • Access to & established network with the largest families, family offices and ultra-high-net-worth investors
  • Discrete, bilateral discussions behind closed doors
  • Direct investments with entrepreneurial and co-operative approach
  • Long-term investment horizons all the way to evergreen funding
  • Direct access to key executives at all top-tier and mid-sized investment banks:
    • to the market-leading, market-influencing sector experts
    • to investment banking, capital markets and research departments
  • Top-tier institutional US investors with focus on and interest in DACH enterprises
  • Contact to selected “high profile” ultra-high-net-worth investors and family offices
  • Exclusive dialog with the entrepreneurs / owners
  • 100% focus on the requirements and interests of the client
  • Confidant and creative motivator in the decision-making process
  • Maximization of alternative courses of action

RECENT TRANSACTIONS

Homegoods Company

Family Office Advisory &­ Acquisition Financing Facilities
June 2020
€ 80 million

ROBART GmbH

EIB Debt Facility
February 2020
€ 9 million

Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies GmbH

Round Extension
December 2019
[amount confidential]

Infrastructure Company

Guarantee & Debt Facilities
November 2019
€ 20 million
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Vasopharm GmbH

Transaction Support
July 2019
[amount confidential]

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