Acquiring or merging with another company can add tremendous value to your existing business. Mergers and acquisitions can also facilitate an exit strategy.
At StoneBridge Business Partners, we've been helping our clients make smart decisions about mergers and acquisitions since the founding of our firm.
StoneBridge Business Partners specializes in investigatory and analytical business consulting. We deliver specialty compliance auditing, fraud and forensics services, government contracting services, business valuation, merger and acquisition consulting, litigation support to institutions, government organizations, federal agencies and contractors, non-profits, and businesses, including numerous Fortune 1000 companies.
Financial fraud is becoming more common, and more sophisticated. The professionals of StoneBridge Business Partners have a long history of investigating and documenting fraud wherever it occurs—in relationships between franchisees and franchisors, buyers and sellers, among business partnersor employees.
Contracts and agreements are a critical first step in a business relationship, but they are only paper; their power comes in their enforcement, which begins with auditing.
Over the years, StoneBridge Business Partners has audited almost every kind of agreement imaginable.
Whether you are contemplating a merger or acquisition, estate, gift or succession plan, settling a business dispute, or updating a buy-sell agreement, business valuation is at the foundation of well-reasoned business decisions. When you have a deep understanding of the value of your business, you can move forward with confidence.
Stonebridge Business Partners provides full service DCAA accounting, auditing, financial management, compliance and forensic oversight, as well as a full range of contract cost accounting and cost recovery services to both federal agencies and prime federal contractors.
When a business dispute becomes a legal dispute, attorneys often require consultants who have expertise in several highly technical areas, such as forensic accounting, business valuation, internal auditing, taxation, finance, audit and accounting, as well as expertise in specific industries.
by Jim Marasco, The Daily Journal, February 2014 In the past few months, major U.S. retailers disclosed data breaches involving … Continue reading
by Stephanie Roberts, The Daily Journal, January 2014 The definition of Occupational Fraud is the use of one’s occupation for personal enrichment … Continue reading
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by Maureen M. Rutecki, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA, MBA Words on Worth, Fall 06, published by CPAmerica Shareholder buyouts occur frequently in … Continue reading
by Kurt Litzelfelner, ASA Rochester Business Journal, May 2010 Owners of privately-held family owned businesses have a variety of options … Continue reading
By Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE After 9/11, an interesting trend started occurring – public officials came to realize that … Continue reading
by Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE Fraud Matters, Winter 2013 In the last ten years, we’ve witnessed a revolution of … Continue reading
by Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE Fraud Matters, Summer 2012 It’s becoming increasingly common for organizations to require background evaluations … Continue reading
by Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE Fraud Matters, Summer 2012 It’s fascinating to watch people traveling today. As you walk … Continue reading
by Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE Fraud Matters, Winter 2012 While discussing the impact that workers’ compensation fraud has on … Continue reading
by Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE Fraud Matters, Winter 2012 Estimates by various state insurance departments and task forces highlight … Continue reading
by Jim Marasco, CPA, CIA, CFE Fraud Matters, Fall 2011 Hundreds of millions of dollars are lost to credit card … Continue reading