FourBridges Capital Advisors Launches “Investment Banking South” Online News Source

CHATTANOOGA, TENN. (Sept. 19, 2014) – FourBridges Capital Advisors announced today the launch of Investment Banking South, a website dedicated to sharing current, on-the-ground information about M&A activity and access to capital by middle market companies in the South. The site is located on the web at

Investment Banking South features question-and-answer style interviews with leading figures in private and public equity markets, banking, law, government and academia. Topics covered include the current state in the South of investment banking, private equity, institutional capital, debt, mergers & acquisitions, succession planning, business legal issues, public and private partnerships, government regulations and more. The focus is on activity in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

For its launch today, Investment Banking South features interviews with:

  • Commissioner Bill Hagerty, Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, Nashville, TN: “Early Stage Funding Growing In Tennessee, Middle Market Access More Difficult”
  • Matt Dunbar, Managing Director, Upstate Carolina Angel Network, Greenville, SC: “SC Capital Formation Picks up Speed”
  • Donny Harrison, Partner, Business Development and Capital Markets, Ridgemont Equity Partners, Charlotte, NC: “Put Me In, Coach! Capital is Sitting on the Sidelines”
  • Bruce Doeg, Shareholder and Business Department Chair, Baker Donelson, Nashville TN: “The ‘Halo Effect’”

“Working with our friends and partners throughout the South, the site provides in-depth, geographically diverse commentary on what is happening in the capital markets that affect regional business owners,” said Frank Williamson, Managing Partner of FourBridges Capital Advisors. “For example, one week we will discuss the advantages of Tennessee’s accelerators and their effect on the entrepreneurial environment, and the next week readers can dive into how regulations are affecting capital formation. Our interviewees are respected experts sharing valuable perspectives gained from years of experience in the field.”

For regular updates on the content published in Investment Banking South, follow FourBridges on Twitter at @four_bridges and on LinkedIn at


About FourBridges Capital Advisors

FourBridges Capital is a regional investment banking firm based in Chattanooga, Tenn., that advises companies on transactions like selling and buying companies, borrowing and raising capital. FourBridges’s senior professionals draw on both expertise in investment banking and experience as C‐level executives.