EQUITY PARTICIPATION IN COMPANIES


Indicative criteria for acquiring a participation in a company are the following:

  • revenues of at least EUR 1 million, and profit of at least EUR 100,000 or special situation
  • growing market segment or large market
  • international potential exceeding the borders of Slovakia
  • we prefer the focus directly on the end customer or on companies delivering to end customers (B2C or B2B2C)
  • history of sound financial performance
  • minority shareholders with integrity, minimum conflict of interest
  • skilled management and high-quality business plan
  • minimum dependence on an individual in the company and personal relationships with customers
  • diversified customer base, stable suppliers, minimum dependence on licences
Additional capital necessary for the development of the company is frequently provided as a combination of direct investment into the share capital of the company and loan.