RiverFort Global Opportunities plc (“RiverFort”) combines capital and corporate finance capabilities to help companies develop through multiple stages of growth from the earlier stages of growth investment through to sustainable cash flow generation.
At each stage, RiverFort can provide bespoke financing solutions comprising both capital from its balance sheet and co-investor capital to enable companies to fund their growth objectives. The funding solutions often comprises a range of instruments including equity, convertible debt, mezzanine debt, senior debt and royalty instruments.
RiverFort can assist companies address a range of scenarios that require capital.
Often when companies are completing an acquisition, they require certainty of capital to complete the transaction. RiverFort can provide underwriting and capital to ensure deal completion and also allow for subsequent refinancing. Furthermore, RiverFort can provide additional mezzanine capital to help reduce the equity dilution required to complete the acquisition.
A company’s funding needs and requirements can often be uncertain. RiverFort can provide on-demand working capital funding to help companies de-risk their future funding requirements and to ensure that they have access to sufficient funds to meet their working capital requirements.
Many growth companies are not yet cash flow self-sufficient and need periodically to raise equity from the capital markets. RiverFort can provide intermediate bridge capital to enable companies to retain flexibility when deciding at which point to raise equity and to cope with a range of equity raising outcomes.
In situations where growth companies need capital to initiate or complete a project that will result in cash flow generation, RiverFort can combine equity, mezzanine debt and long term senior debt to create a cost-effective project finance package to assist companies in getting their assets to the point of cash flow generation.
For companies looking for equity funding over the long term so as to allow the company to create value, RiverFort can support share subscriptions over an extended period to provide a reliable stream of equity capital to enable companies to benefit from the future performance of its share price.
When companies are seeking to minimise equity dilution but require flexible financing, RiverFort can provide royalty-type solutions that link the pay back of capital to the future revenue or earnings performance of the business.