Even though Social Media and Creator-focused Private Equity constitute close to 80% of our investments, we do focus on being a minority financier of capital-raising services for Influencers and their brands.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Style Group is a longstanding market leader in Social Media M&A advice, including sell-side advice, raid, activism defenses, cross-border M&A, special committee assignments, and complicated merger transactions. We provide advice on a full range of transactions, including mergers, sales, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, raid defenses, spin-offs, divestitures, and other restructurings.
SG Hedge Fund’s overall investment philosophy is to protect and grow investors’ assets through both commingled and custom-tailored investment strategies designed to deliver compelling risk-adjusted returns and mitigate risk. Approximately half of the assets we manage are invested in customized vehicles created to meet client-specific objectives.
Style Group Media Finance team works with Social Media Channels to develop customized risk management strategies. Our Media Finance team helps Social Media Creators structure complex transactions while our Leveraged Finance team originates, structures and executes loans and high-yield bond financings for Social Media Content Creators and Channel stakeholders.
We work closely with high-net-worth Social Media Creators, YouTubers, families, and select foundations and endowments to develop wealth and investment management strategies. We then identify investment opportunities to help them reach their objectives. We complement these services with robust execution capabilities.
Style Group helps investors find new Social Media Asset investment opportunities in global emerging economies.
Style Group Social Media Creator-friendly Credit solutions are often not available elsewhere in the credit markets and draw upon a range of non-investment grade disciplines including leveraged loans, high-yield bonds, distressed debt, mezzanine lending, and rescue financing for the content creators.
Our Investment Research division provides original, fundamental insights and analysis for clients in the Social Media and broader Media industries covering areas such as economics, portfolio strategy, derivatives, and equity around the world. Our research reports help investors better understand the issues and trends before making a decision.
Middle Market Financing
SG-MMF is a global, multi-asset class business, specializing in principal investing and lending in all levels of capital structures on a risk-adjusted return basis. MMF is the primary center for SG’s middle-market financing and investing activity. The group lends and invests Style Group’s capital directly to mid-to-large Social Media Creators/Channels.