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AVI-SPL Has Been Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners

- Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - William Blair acted as financial advisor to AVI-SPL, Inc. (AVI-SPL), a portfolio company of H.I.G. Capital (H.I.G.), in connection with its sale to Marlin Equity Partners (Marlin Equity).

Coronavirus Federal Tax Relief Details

- Friday, April 3, 2020 - In response to the spread of the coronavirus, the federal government has approved a $2 trillion-plus stimulus plan, referred to as the CARES Act, and extended deadlines for tax filing and payments.

COVID-19 Philanthropy Resources

- Friday, April 3, 2020 - William Blair is monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on the nonprofit sector and the philanthropic activities worldwide to support relief efforts. Our new guide provides the helpful resources.

Economics Weekly: The Dollar Problem and the Fed

- Friday, April 3, 2020 - In this Economics Weekly, we discuss how the Fed, after helping to put out the fires springing up on its own turf, is being forced to broaden its reach to calm the next phase of the crisis—foreign economies and their dollar funding shortfall—and how it is reacting to the shifting demand between reserves or Treasurys by domestic banks.

Command Alkon Has Agreed to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo

- Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Command Alkon (Command), a portfolio company of Quilvest Private Equity (Quilvest), in connection with its pending sale to Thoma Bravo Equity Partners.

William Blair Initiates Coverage of Seven Companies in Government IT Services Industry

- Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - In a comprehensive report on the government IT services industry, William Blair initiated research coverage of seven companies—CACI International Inc (CACI $215.91), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (J $74.88), Leidos Holdings, Inc. (LDOS $93.44), ManTech International Corporation (MANT $70.81), Parsons Corporation (PSN $33.26), Perspecta Inc. (PRSP $18.49), and Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC $71.49).

Economics Weekly: Looking Across the Gloom, Implications From COVID-19

- Friday, March 27, 2020 - In this week's Economics Weekly, we discuss what are being viewed as two possible outcomes—accelerated deglobalization and higher government debt levels.

All the Vectors

- Monday, March 23, 2020 - COVID-19 Tracker, industry data points, literature links, and bright spots.

Economics Weekly: Still Searching for the Floor and Fed Plays Whack-A-Mole

- Friday, March 20, 2020 - In this Economics Weekly, we discuss the Fed's response to the crisis and how it is acting with speed and force to bridge that gap between the unknown and the known, but there is still more that needs to be done.

Economics Weekly: A Recession Now Looks Inevitable

- Friday, March 13, 2020 - Given this week's dramatic collapse in global financial markets and energy prices, in this Economics Weekly we look back at the 2015-2016 energy-related mini-recession and make some comparisons with what we see happening today.

Legendary Women's Soccer Coach Shares Wit and Wisdom at William Blair Event

- Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - Jill Ellis, who led the U.S. women's soccer team to back-to-back World Cup victories, shared her coaching and leadership experiences at William Blair's Inspiring Women event.

Limelight Networks, Inc.: Initiation of Research Coverage

- Friday, March 6, 2020 - William Blair & Company initiated research coverage of Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW $5.05), a provider of digital content delivery, video, cloud security, and edge computing services that enhance its customers' ability to provide better digital experiences.

Economics Weekly: And Now for the COVID-19 Fiscal Response

- Friday, March 6, 2020 - There is very much a role for central banks to play in response to the COVID-19 epidemic, and that process is already underway. In this week's Economics Weekly, we discuss the other avenue for policymakers, i.e., the case for a fiscal response.

Bram Hall Joins William Blair as Managing Director

- Thursday, March 5, 2020 - William Blair today announced that veteran investment banker Bram Hall joined the firm’s global investment banking team as a managing director in its growing Charlotte office.

William Blair 2020 Courageous Conversations Kickoff: Engaging Employees in Today's Multigenerational Workplace

- Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - Communications expert Scott Zimmer kicked off our 2020 Courageous Conversations with an insightful talk on how generational differences among employees can be turned into positive effects for businesses.
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