Altrum Completed Record-Breaking Year
Celebrated as the Banking Industry’s ‘Preferred Maker and Supplier of Deal Toys’ in Best-Selling Finance Book Investment Banking: Valuation, LBOs, M&A, and IPOs
New York, NY (June 2022) – Altrum, the global leader in custom deal toys and financial tombstones, completed a record-breaking year by celebrating and inspiring over 200,000 people globally. With a 22% increase over 2021, Altrum continues to be the trusted partner for the investment banking community.
As a testament to its services and products, Altrum was selected as the exclusive deal toy partner for Investment Banking: Valuation, LBOs, M&A, and IPOs, John Wiley & Sons’ best-selling finance book. This book recognized Altrum as the ‘industry’s preferred supplier’ for designing and producing creative deal toys for the Investment Banking’s customary tradition of commemorating transactions.
Celebrating a successful deal close and financial transaction is done by the way of gifting the client management team and internal deal teams with a deal toy, or also known as a financial tombstone. Altrum is a well-established and renowned deal toy maker and supplier who is a leader in the celebration industry. Altrum delivers exceptional products that focus on authentic customizations and innovative creative designs. Altrum’s team of client service experts and honorary designers bring deals to life with these unique tangible assets, that stand as memorabilia for all recipients, for many years to come.
Investment Banking: Valuation, LBOs, M&A, and IPOs partnered with NASDAQ, Latham & Watkins LLP, Datasite, and Altrum to create a complete guide for investment bankers in training. Altrum is highlighted and celebrated for their contribution to the finance and banking industry as being one of the key pillars in M&A and IPOs, during deal closings and finalizations of transactions.
Deal Toys – Upon closing a deal, it is customary for the analyst or associate from the lead investment bank to order ‘deal toys’ to commemorate the transaction. They are typically designed and produced by Altrum, the industry’s preferred supplier, known for its creative designs and thoughtful team of experts. Deal toys hold high emotional value for the recipients; they are usually presented to the client management team and the internal deal team at a closing dinner event to celebrate the milestone.
Joshua Rosenbaum, Joshua Pearl, and Joseph Gasparro. Investment Banking; Valuation, LBOs, M&A, and IPOs, Third Edition. John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2020, p. 325.
Investment Banking: Valuation, LBOs, M&A, and IPOs is used in over 200 universities globally and has been translated into several languages, including Mandarin. The book has become a go-to resource for investment banks, corporations, private equity and investment firms undertaking M&A, LBOs, IPOs, restructurings, and investment decisions. Book testimonials include David Rubenstein (Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group), Joshua Harris (Co-Founder, Apollo Global Management), Adena Friedman (President and CEO, NASDAQ), and Mitch Julis (Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, Canyon Partners). Special credits and acknowledgments are presented to Bernard Bolduc (Executive Chairman, Altrum), Louis-David Bourque (CEO, Altrum), and Peter Nieberg (Global Head, Altrum).