In the News
Current | 2016
02 November 2016
In HFMWeek’s annual Hedge Fund Services Awards, Houlihan Lokey was recognized for its outstanding valuation capabilities, winning “Best Valuation Service – Hard to Value Assets.”
09 September 2016
Chris Russo, Managing Director in Houlihan Lokey’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications Group and head of the firm’s sports investment banking practice, recently visited The Wall Street Journal’s “Lunch Break with Tanya Rivera” to discuss the tremendous growth of fantasy sports over the past 15 years and recent legislative developments -- as well as some tips on making wise fantasy football picks.
31 August 2016
In a recent interview with Structured Credit Investor’sPriceABS Insights, Cindy Ma discusses the stipulation by the Alternative Investment Fund Managers’ Directive that alternative investment funds must engage a third-party valuation firm, the challenges around valuing alternative assets, and the “best-in class infrastructure” that is necessary to meet these challenges and provide accurate, defensible valuations.
11 August 2016
Mark Patricof, Co-Head of the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Group, recently participated in a Bloomberg “Deal of the Week” podcast to discuss the Gawker bankruptcy and impending auction, his long career in digital media and investment banking, and recent deals that may signal an impending shift in the media sector.
01 August 2016
In the July 2016 issue of Oil & Gas Investor, Kirk Tholen, Managing Director and Head of A&D, discusses his decision to join Houlihan Lokey, the types of transactions and engagements that are keeping him busy, and the current deal climate in the energy sector.
14 July 2016
Jean Stack and John Song, Managing Directors in Houlihan Lokey’s Aerospace•Defense•Government (ADG) Group, were recently profiled in the July 1 issue of the Washington Business Journal.
10 June 2016
Dmitry Krasnik, head of Houlihan Lokey’s healthcare IT practice in the Healthcare Group, recently sat down with HISTalk Connect to discuss drivers of healthcare IT M&A, investor interest in telemedicine, and the models, technologies, and other trends that will drive growth going forward.
25 April 2016
In a recent editorial for Media & Entertainment Tech Outlook magazine, Brian Marler, a Director in Houlihan Lokey’s Technology•Media•Telecom Group, opines on the importance for “tech managers in taking stock in the tech IP they develop or are looking to acquire for these purposes so they can better understand how it might be valued, along with other forms of IP, as a component of their companies’ total assets.”
04 April 2016
Justin Abelow, Managing Director in Houlihan Lokey’s Financial Sponsors Group and a member of The Deal’s Advisory Board, recently sat down for a video interview at The Deal’s offices in Manhattan to discuss the changing landscape in private equity, the challenges faced by portfolio managers seeking to maximize returns, and the products and services Houlihan Lokey can offer financial sponsors in Corporate Finance and Strategic Consulting.
04 April 2016
In a recent interview with The Deal, Lionel Leventhal, Managing Director and Head of Royalty and Revenue Interest Financing, discussed in depth “the power of revenue interest financing” as an attractive, non-dilutive alternative financing tool for healthcare companies.