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Business Advisors

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The Right Advisors and Bankers Can Help Your Business Go Further.

Florida Capital Advisors provides enterprise value growth, ownership transition and merger & acquisition transaction advice, combined with financing solutions to owners of privately held businesses throughout Florida. Our credentialed team of advisors, which includes a Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor, Certified Exit Planning Advisor, and Certified Financial Planner, are experienced with business owners’ specific challenges in growing, acquiring, selling to a third-party buyer, or transferring ownership of the business to partners, management or family.

Advisory services

  • Business Value & Value Growth Advisory
  • Ownership Transition Planning
  • Shareholder Liquidity Strategies
  • Recapitalization Strategies
  • Merger & Acquisition Transaction Advisory
  • Strategies for Wealth Diversification - Click here for more information


In addition to serving in an advisory role, Florida Capital Advisors provides Small Business Administration (SBA) loans of up to $5 million for  financing of  business acquisitions, shareholder/partner buyouts and real estate acquisitions*. 

Key requirements for business acquisition and buy out transactions are as follows:

  • Must be a 100% change of control of ownership
  • The transaction price needs to be supported by an independent valuation
  • A business valuation by a credentialed business valuation professional is required
  • Seller may not be active in the business for longer than 12 months
  • Seller financing must be on full standby for a minimum of 2 years
  • Personal guarantees are required by each owner of 20% or more
  • Must be a U.S. citizen, or  permanent resident
  • Buyer must have industry or complementary experience
  • The business must have positive financial performance
  • A 5-year non-compete agreement is usually required

Whether your plan is continuing to operate and grow your business, attract investment capital, borrow funds for expansion or diversify your net worth by exploring various ownership transition and liquidity options, Florida Capital Advisors can assist you with the critical thought process required to achieve your goals. We will help you create a more valuable company and have a more successful transaction when you are ready.

*SBA acquisition and buyout financing is provided through Florida Capital Bank an SBA Preferred Lender.  All loans are subject to credit review and approval. Applicants must meet the SBA’s credit and eligibility standards.




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“We got along really well, and my loan officer really understood my business.”

Anne Rue
Owner-Anne Rue Interiors

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