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.

Invesment banking video

Opportunities Abound

2023 Investment Banking
Year in Review:

Read the 2023 Investment Banking Year in Review

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.





DADAVIDSON the herd 2023

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.

DADAVIDSONmcf internationals

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

Skip Featured Transactions slider

  • Five Star Bancorp has completed a follow-on offering of common stock
  • Crimson Steel Supply has been acquired by White Cap
  • Anillo Industries, Inc. has been acquired by Novaria Group
  • A-Mark Precious Metals has acquired LPM Group Limited
  • Community First Bancorporation has agreed to be acquired by Dogwood State Bank
  • Head Rush Technologies, a Pike Street Capital Portfolio Company, has been acquired by TZP Group
  • Vast Holdings, Inc. and new investor announce partnership
  • TapClicks has received a debt investment from AKKR
  • Peoples Financial Services Corp. has agreed to merge with FNCB Bancorp Inc.
  • Amkor Technology has completed a secondary offering of common stock
  • Alta Equipment Group has completed a secondary offering of common stock
  • Citizens Bancshares Co. has been acquired by Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc.
  • Trive Capital has acquired Forward Slope 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
  • 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

Recent Transactions

Skip Recent Transactions slider

people at a conference

From Our Perspective

Read and download any of the publications to stay current on industry news, M&A and the capital markets.


  • D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that it served as financial advisor to Ben Shidla, CEO of Best Choice Products, in his successful buyout of remain...
    Read More
  • D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that it served as exclusive financial advisor to InQuik on its strategic partnership with Commercial Metals Compan...
    Read More
  • D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that it served as exclusive financial advisor to Govenda, a board portal and corporate governance software platfor...
    Read More


Start a Career with D.A. Davidson Investment Banking

We are always looking for motivated individuals who can excel in a dynamic and rewarding environment. D.A. Davidson prides itself on an entrepreneurial culture that encourages the development of tomorrow’s industry leaders. If you are interested in a career with D.A. Davidson Investment Banking, please contact

Find Out More


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:


  • 09/21/2023-09/22/2023
    22nd Annual Diversified Industrials & Services Con...
  • 05/15/2023-05/17/2023
    25th Annual Financial Institutions Conference