Investment Banking

Our approach is to focus on building relationships with companies we believe in, relationships in which the value greatly exceeds the total of the transactions we’ve completed on our clients’ behalf.

Trusted Advisor

Trust is one of the most important assets your business has — the trust of your customers, your stakeholders and your partners. As the financial advisor to leading middle market companies worldwide, we know exactly how valuable that trust can be when it comes to navigating strategic and financial alternatives both at home and abroad. We’ve been providing clients with straightforward, insightful and candid advice for over 80 years. As a leading, full-service investment bank, we draw on our deep industry expertise, comprehensive financial advisory and capital markets capabilities, and extensive transaction experience to generate outstanding outcomes for our clients.

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Industry Expertise

Our clients expect and demand industry expertise. In fact, the degree to which your investment bank understands your industry is the degree to which they can deliver successful outcomes for you. Our bankers combine advisory expertise with deep industry knowledge, resulting in successful outcomes for our clients.





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Find Out Which Software Companies Made This Year’s List

D.A. Davidson’s fourth annual The Herd highlights the top 100 private software companies in the United States and globally in 2023. From rising startups to late-stage funded giants, companies in The Herd stand out for their exciting innovation, growth, and market positioning.

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In an increasingly interconnected world, our clients require a global approach. D.A. Davidson MCF International is a transatlantic M&A platform that bolsters industry expertise and provides best-in-class capabilities to clients within the middle market worldwide. D.A. Davidson MCF International provides a strong network—across the United States and Europe—leading to the most superior of outcomes.


Featured Transaction

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  • Citizens Bancshares Co. has been acquired by Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc.
  • Granite Mountain Bank, Inc. has been acquired by Citizens Alliance Bank
  • Trive Capital has acquired Forward Slope Inc.
  • The First Bancshares, Inc. has been acquired by Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc.
  • HITT has acquired Momentum Glass
  • Amenity Analytics has been acquired by Symphony Communications
  • Etrading Software has received a significant investment from LDC
  • Workrise has divested Trades Masters to Proman
  • Helbiz has acquired Wheels
  • SunFed Ranch has merged with Teton Waters Ranch
  • Hyperion Capital Partners has acquired A Plus Tree Service
  • iPlytics has been acquired by Relx
  • Persons Banking Co., Inc. has been acquired by Robins Financial Credit Union
  • SunOpta has sold its Sunflower & Roasted Snacks Division to Pacific Avenue Capital
  • Spend Life Wisely Company, Inc. completes private placement of subordinated notes
  • Heartland AG Systems has been acquired by Titan Machinery

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From Our Perspective

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  • D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that it has served as exclusive financial advisor to Vizlib, a UK-based software company that builds powerful visu...
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  • D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that it served as financial advisor to OEM Logistics (“the Company”), a provider of a customized, three-level su...
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  • D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that it has served as financial adviser to Maverick Environmental Equipment, LLC on its sale to Grand Equipment Co...
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Get In Touch With Us

Our goal is to build a long-lasting relationship with every client. To do this, we draw on our extensive experience and resources to provide straightforward advice you can trust—the cornerstone of any valued relationship. To learn how D.A. Davidson can help your business, please contact:


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