Dev LLC is one of the world’s leading boutique investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we operate with the help of extraordinary people, flexible capital and an innate focus on solving complex problems.
Buy it, Fix it, Sell it. We seek to acquire high-quality, well-located assets at discounts to replacement cost, address any property or business issues through aggressive asset management and sell the assets once Dev LLC Real Estate’s objectives are accomplished.
Our private equity strategy offers a combination of financial, management and intellectual capital to bring lasting value and sustainable growth to our portfolio companies. We set companies up for success by offering proven best practices and sustainable growth capital.
Dev LLC Credit solutions are often not available elsewhere in the credit markets and draw upon a range of investment and non-investment grade disciplines including leveraged loans, high-yield bonds, distressed debt, mezzanine lending, and rescue financing, etc.
Dev LLC Hedge Fund’s overall investment philosophy is to protect and grow investors’ assets through both commingled and custom-tailored investment strategies designed to deliver compelling risk-adjusted returns and mitigate risk. Approximately half of the assets we manage are invested in customized vehicles created to meet client-specific objectives.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Dev LLC is a longstanding market leader in M&A advice, including sell-side advice, raid and activism defenses, cross-border M&A, special committee assignments and complicated merger transactions. We provide advice on a full range of transactions, including mergers, sales, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, raid defenses, spin-offs, divestitures and other restructurings.
Dev LLC Corporate Derivatives team works with corporations to develop customized risk management strategies. Our Corporate Finance team helps businesses structure complex transactions while our Leveraged Finance Capital Markets team originates, structures and executes bank loans and high-yield bond financings for corporate clients and financial sponsors.
We work closely with high-net-worth individuals, families and select foundations and endowments to develop wealth and investment management strategies. We then identify investment opportunities to help them reach their objectives. We complement these services with robust execution capabilities and attentive client service.
Middle Market Financing
Dev-MMF is a global, multi-asset class business, specializing in principal investing and lending in all levels of capital structures on a risk-adjusted return basis. MMF is the primary center for Dev’s middle-market financing and investing activity. The group lends and invests Dev’s capital directly to mid-sized IT outsourcing firms.
Our Investment Research division provides original, fundamental insights and analysis for clients in the equity, real estate, fixed income, and commodities markets covering areas such as economics, portfolio strategy, derivatives, and equity around the world. Our research reports help investors better understand the issues and trends before making a decision.