Equities First Holdings (EFH) has been in operation for 15 years. The success by the numbers would show EFH has done well. A company does not reach $1 billion in transactions with producing a good product. The good products offered from the beginning were stock-based loans and financial advice. EFH’s U.S. office expanded by acquisition. Meridian Equity Partners Limited was acquired, the name changed to name Equities First Holdings in 2012.
The team formed to make the acquisition were Chris Harrison, William Yonge, Vinay Varma, Sergey Kvitkin, and Iain Wright. The acquisition received their tax advice from Katerina Heal and Kate Habershon. With over 700 transactions, UK office provide enough of example to create an expansion all over the world. There are EFH’s offices in Australia due to the success that occurred in the UK. The business of lending was greatly improved with stock-based loans. The stock-based loan improved the lending process and it helped EFH complete over $1 billion in transactions.
For More info: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equity_Group_Holdings_Limited