RCS Capital Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Financial Services Company

RCS Capital has acquired 3 companies. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

RCS Capital’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Cetera Financial Group for $1.2B. RCS Capital has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity3
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 3

RCS Capital Corp.

405 Park Ave, 14th Floor,
New York, New York 10022
United States,
(866) 904-2988

RCS Capital Corp. was formed to operate and grow the following four principal lines of business: a wholesale broker-dealer, an investment banking and capital markets business, a transaction management services provider and a transfer agent. RCS Capital Corp. filed for bankruptcy in 2015.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $1.2B $1.2B
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - 1 - - - 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Cetera Financial Group 2018-07-17 - Divestiture
El Segundo, California · www.cetera.com
Girard Securities, Inc. 2015-03-18 - Add-on Acquisition
San Diego, California · www.joingirard.com
VSR Group, Inc. 2015-03-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Overland Park, Kansas
Cetera Financial Group 2014-01-16 1.2B USD Divestiture
El Segundo, California · www.cetera.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Financial Services 3 (100%) 1.2B (100%) 1 (100%) -
Total 3 $1.2B 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 1.2B 1 -
  California 2 1.2B 1 -
  Kansas 1 - - -
Total 3 $1.2B 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Barclays Investment Bank
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
Legal Deals
Proskauer Rose LLP

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.2B
Largest Cetera Financial Group
$1.2B (2014-01-16)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (33%)
Divested to
1 (100%)

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