Established in 2001, Rutberg & Company, LLC is a research-centric investment bank focused exclusively on providing M&A advisory services to both public and private companies, and raising mid to late stage capital for industry leading emerging growth companies in the wireless and digital media industries.
The firm is unique in its research concentration on private companies, in contrast to other investment banks, which focus on providing institutional coverage of public companies. The core intellectual capital derived from the firm's research is highly differentiated, and facilitates superior access to key corporate decision makers and investors within the industries we cover. Additionally, by utilizing a research-based approach in evaluating private companies, we are able to adhere to the strictest standards in selecting our investment banking clients, resulting in significant credibility with investors and strategic acquirers.
Rutberg & Company's research team currently covers approximately 2,200 privately held companies. Through its research and investment banking activities, the firm maintains relationships with the majority of relevant acquirers in industries under coverage. Additionally, the firm maintains relationships globally with over 300 venture capital and private equity firms. Key relationships and intellectual capital coupled with substantial investment banking transaction execution expertise allows for the firm to deliver exceptional advice and investment banking services to our clients.