Jan 14, 2019

Montalbán Rebrands to DC Advisory Following Acquisition by Parent Company Daiwa 

DC Advisory is pleased to announce news from our European sister company, DC Advisory. Please read DC Advisory’s announcement below:

14 January 2019, LondonDC Advisory (DC) today announces that Montalbán, the boutique Spanish investment bank acquired last year by its parent company, Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (Daiwa), will be rebranded under the DC Advisory name.

The rebranding of Montalbán marks another step in DC Advisory’s European and international growth under parent company Daiwa. It also underlines Daiwa’s continued progress towards becoming the leading global mid-market corporate finance advisor.

DC Advisory’s parent company now has ownership of six offices across France, Germany, Spain, Poland and the UK, in addition to its wholly owned seven offices in North America and India, named DCS Advisory. Alongside its Asia bankers and strategic partners, the global M&A platform now provides clients with access to nearly 1,000 professionals in 36 locations worldwide.

Manuel Zulueta, CEO of DC Advisory Spain, said: “Montalbán has worked in close partnership with DC for over a decade, so it is a natural step to move to a full integration. We look ahead with optimism as a part of DC Advisory and are proud to represent this leading mid-market corporate finance advisory brand and its expanding global M&A platform.”

Richard Madden, CEO of DC Advisory UK, commented: “We have worked with the Montalbán team since Methuselah was a boy – they are fantastic corporate financiers and high integrity advisors. We are delighted they are now part of DC Advisory”.

About DC Advisory
DC Advisory is a leading corporate finance advisor with specific expertise in cross-border transactions. As a subsidiary of the investment banking arm of Daiwa Securities Group, and alongside sister-firm DCS Advisory, DC Advisory is part of a global brand offering access to over 1,000 bankers in 36 locations. DC Advisory provides tailored independent advice on M&A, debt raisings and restructurings. For more information, visit www.dcadvisory.com

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About DC Advisory US
DC Advisory US LLC is a leading investment bank specializing in M&A and private capital raising. DCS Advisory is a wholly owned subsidiary of Daiwa Capital Markets America Holdings Inc. and is an indirect subsidiary of Daiwa Securities Group Inc. Along with sister company DC Advisory, other Daiwa affiliates, and alliance partners, DC Advisory US is part of an established global brand with more than 900 professionals in 37 offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. DC Advisory US covers a broad range of industries including Aerospace, Defense and Government Services, Business and Tech-Enabled Services, Industrials, Consumer, Retail and Leisure, Media and Telecom, and Technology and Software. For more information please visit www.dcsadvisory.com.

These materials have been prepared by DC Advisory US solely for informational purposes and do not constitute or form part of, and should not be construed as, an offer to sell or issue, a solicitation of an offer to buy, or a recommendation with respect to any securities.