Provident Perspectives

Provident Perspectives– Private equity investment and consolidation in the urology sector will provide an opportunity for independent practices to avoid the trend of hospital employment by continuing to thrive in a group practice setting.

Provident Perspectives– Orthopedics is a sector ripe for consolidation. Favorable industry tailwinds and significant fragmentation in the market has set the stage for a wave of M&A activity driven by private equity investment in the marketplace.

Provident Perspectives– Market fragmentation in conjunction with a favorable macroeconomic backdrop has set the stage for investment and consolidation within gastroenterology. In this Provident Perspective, we examine the future of private equity investment and merger & acquisition activity within the sector.

Provident Perspectives– Dermatology has experienced tremendous growth in recent years. In this Provident Perspective, we examine how volume growth, coupled with significant fragmentation within the sector has led to a robust investment and acquisition environment.

Provident Perspectives– In this Provident Perspective, we examine how the ongoing shift to value-based reimbursement is leading to heightened merger and acquisition activity within primary care. An increase in deal volume is coupled with a broadening of potential partners; as health systems, payors, private equity firms, and strategic companies are aggressively competing for attractive opportunities.

Provident Perspectives– The vision care sector has recently attracted significant interest from private equity investors across each of the three sub-sectors. In this Provident Perspective, we provide an overview of ongoing consolidation within the eye care industry and the opportunity for providers to develop a one-stop shop for vision care.

Provident Perspectives– In this Provident Perspective, we examine the heightened merger and acquisition activity that has occurred in radiology over the past several years, as well as trends within the sector that strongly support the logic for further consolidation.

Provident Perspectives– In this Provident Perspective, we will discuss our thoughts on the main trends driving the contract research industry. Through discussions with industry executives, private equity groups, and proprietary research, we have established a list of eight definitive insights into the space and how they are affecting the current M&A marketplace.

Provident Perspectives– The behavioral health sector has experienced unprecedented growth over the past ten years. In this Provident Perspective, we cover two subsectors that have been the source of a great deal of investor interest, and that we believe will continue to be the focus of both strategic and financial sponsors over the coming years.

Provident Perspectives– During the second week of January, members of the Provident team met with over 75 private equity groups and strategic acquirers at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco with the goal of exchanging insights on anticipated healthcare M&A and industry trends for 2016. These were our key takeaways.

  • “A lot of investment bankers were interviewed, Provident was chosen. Provident delivered. My clients could not be happier.”

  • “Provident listened to our story, confirmed that our business was valuable and made us feel like this was the only transaction important to them.”

  • “After working with Provident on several transactions, it is evident that their extensive industry knowledge and deal expertise prove to be invaluable to their clients.”

  • “While the decision to sell our business was a difficult one, Provident vigilantly represented and protected our best interests throughout the transaction.  Provident was the right choice for Cascade and I would recommend their services to anyone.”

  • “Provident’s depth of experience and practical business savvy was demonstrated in their ability to cut through what sometimes looked like impasse.”

  • “We would not have been successful navigating the process without Provident’s hard work and active participation. They exceeded our expectations and we would highly recommend them to any health care company seeking a knowledgeable and engaged investment banking firm.”

  • ”I have a tremendous amount of appreciation and gratitude to the Provident team for their hard work and diligence throughout this process. Each and every member of the Provident team is excellent at their jobs and it has been a pleasure working with such a professional team. Provident has provided outstanding guidance and counsel, and this deal could never have gotten done without Provident’s leadership.”