We look forward to our partnership with ABS Capital as we work to accelerate interoperability across the country to enable better communication, coordination, and care. We thank Ziegler for providing valuable strategic and financial advice throughout the process.
CHICAGO (PRWEB) January 31, 2018
Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce it has served as financial advisor to Audacious Inquiry, LLC (Ai) on its highly successful growth capital investment by ABS Capital Partners (ABS). Founded in 2004, Ai is a leading provider of software and consulting solutions focused on driving connected care. Ai offers its clinical data exchange and healthcare analytics solutions to multiple healthcare constituents, including health systems, HIOs, ACOs, managed care entities and state & federal governments.
Since its founding, Ai has played a pivotal role in HIT innovation and decision making through policy guidance, software development and system deployment. The Company's proprietary Encounter Notification Service® (ENS®) and Unified Landing Page™ (ULP™) solutions provide real-time notifications and sharing of clinical data across the continuum to improve patient transitions of care. Currently, nearly two thousand health care organizations across ten U.S. states subscribe to Ai's care coordination solutions for the benefit of over twenty-eight million patients.
Mark Turco, Director in Ziegler's Corporate Finance Healthcare practice, commented, "Leveraging on their deep policy experience in the sector, the Ai team has developed software and data solutions to drive more responsive care management and care delivery. Ai's solutions are increasingly relevant to the evolving value and risk-based initiatives occurring throughout the healthcare industry and ABS will be an excellent partner to help Ai further develop its technology and expand its geographic footprint."
Chris Brandt, Managing Partner of Audacious Inquiry, commented, "We look forward to our partnership with ABS Capital as we work to accelerate interoperability across the country to enable better communication, coordination, and care. We thank Ziegler for providing valuable strategic and financial advice throughout the process."
Ziegler's Corporate Finance team is focused on delivering best-in-class advisory and financing solutions for companies and organizations across the healthcare industry. In our core practice areas of healthcare services, information technology, hospitals and senior living, Ziegler is one of the most active M&A firms offering innovative sell-side, buy-side, recapitalization/restructuring, equity private placement and strategic partnering services.
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Ziegler is a privately held investment bank, capital markets and proprietary investments firm. Specializing in the healthcare, senior living and education sectors, as well as general municipal and structured finance, enables Ziegler to generate a positive impact on the clients and communities it serves. Headquartered in Chicago with regional and branch offices throughout the United States, Ziegler provides its clients with capital raising, strategic advisory services, equity and fixed income sales & trading and research. To learn more, visit http://www.ziegler.com.
Certain comments in this news release represent forward-looking statements made pursuant to the provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This client's experience may not be representative of the experience of other clients, nor is it indicative of future performance or success. The forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, in particular, the overall financial health of the securities industry, the strength of the healthcare sector of the U.S. economy and the municipal securities marketplace, the ability of the Company to underwrite and distribute securities, the market value of mutual fund portfolios and separate account portfolios advised by the Company, the volume of sales by its retail brokers, the outcome of pending litigation, and the ability to attract and retain qualified employees.