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Over time, companies and their shareholders face key issues that shape their future. Whether a company is contemplating growth through acquisitions, refinancing its balance sheet, financing an expansion or contemplating a sale of the business, Cafa provides stakeholders with practical, down-to-earth guidance based on years of experience.

Founded in 1986, Cafa is a Montreal based privately held investment banking boutique specializing in transaction-oriented mandates such as :

  • mergers & acquisitions,
  • management buy-outs,
  • dispositions,
  • financing,
  • and restructurings.

We provide ongoing advisory services such as strategic planning, preparation of business plans and financial projections as well as project feasibility analysis.

We have extensive experience in the negotiation of commercial agreements, real estate transactions and corporate turnarounds. Over the years Cafa has closed over one hundred and fifty merger and acquisition mandates and has negotiated well over 3 billion dollars of financing for its clients.

Cafa’s partners have extensive international experience and with offices in Montreal, Paris and Madrid, the firm provides its clients with an extended cross-border reach.

Cafa's key to success lies in its ability to establish long term relationships with its customers by looking out for their interests while offering independent and objective advice.