leveraged buy out


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leveraged buy out

An acquisition largely funded by borrowed money.
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Working in groups of three to five, he helps structure leveraged buy outs, subordinated debt, acquisition financing and other equity transactions for firms with revenues ranging from $100 million to $1 billion.
This division performs a number of activities, some of the major functions performed by this division are: Corporate finance; Securities underwriting; Merchant banking; Leveraged buy outs (LBOs); Private placements; Money market instruments; Privatization.
Kevin O'Leary is currently a Managing Partner of North Coast Capital LLC, a Boston based private equity firm that specializes in management led leveraged buy outs.