Simmons & Company International | Energy Specialists of Piper Jaffray is experienced in providing independent fairness opinions to boards and special committees for corporations (including LLCs) and partnerships (including MLPs.) Our deep industry expertise, commitment to rigorous analysis and unique knowledge of precedent transactions bring a level of sophistication and credibility to a transaction where an opinion of fairness is paramount.
- Our industry focus and experience provide a credible foundation for explaining the impact of industry dynamics on the value of the company or asset
- Our unique knowledge of precedent transactions and valuation expertise provide additional support to the opinion
- We have a thorough understanding of the legal, tax and economic issues relevant to flow through entities such as MLPs and LLCs
- Our extensive experience understanding and providing fairness opinions ensures the process goes smoothly and stays ahead of schedule
- Since we are not a lender, we are able to provide a truly independent opinion