Interest Builds in Bridge Equity

Freed, Dan
July 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;7/17/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 28, p7
Trade Publication
This article reports on Lehman Brothers Real Estate Equity Group in relation to bridge equity. Bridge equity offers a temporary infusion of capital to allow an acquirer to complete a deal promptly without having to worry about lining up investors. Lehman has 8 to 10 executives assigned to its bridge equity effort and it is the only firm with a dedicated sales force to place bridge equity with institutions.


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