CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 16, 2020–
Dream Exchange and Cadiz Capital Holding LLC have partnered to create the first-ever minority-owned inventory trade within the historical past of America. The Dream Exchange will develop into a brand new inventory trade that can concentrate on small enterprise capital formation and variety utilizing the ability of the American investing public. This new inventory trade will permit buyers to empower innovators and rising companies in a method that has by no means been carried out earlier than. Cadiz Capital Holding LLC, a minority-owned non-public fairness agency, has agreed to develop into the bulk proprietor in Dream Exchange, making this a historic occasion as there has by no means earlier than been a majority Black-owned inventory trade within the 230-year historical past of US inventory exchanges.
Dream Exchange and Cadiz Capital Holding LLC carry a long time of experience and have solid a superior different for middle-market firms and buyers looking for liquidity and variety.
While many causes are given for financial development or decay within the US, the very fact stays that 92% of all jobs are created after an organization’s preliminary public providing — but just one% of all firms are publicly traded. Dream Exchange’s aim is to create an area the place the overall investing public is allowed to spend money on small and rising companies on the early stage, producing a possibility for wealth creation within the US in a extra various and liquid platform by way of the American capital markets.
Dream Exchange plans to develop entry to the capital markets system, making that system accessible to extra people and companies by itemizing new firms. Rather than making a purely digital secondary buying and selling equipment, Dream Exchange will listing new firms with breakthrough concepts at an early stage when buyers will see the best potential alternative.
Additionally, the Dream Exchange has been educating Members of Congress on the necessity for enterprise securities and the way finest to guard capital markets and create alternatives to develop small companies within the post-COVID atmosphere.
Dream Exchange Founder and CEO Joe Cecala shared: “The Dream Exchange is a real solution to the long-term systemic issues plaguing our country by providing a marketplace where money flows to any and all organizations that help us to survive better as a society.”
William H. Ellison (Bill), Chairman of Cadiz Capital Holding LLC, echoed the sentiment with, “For years my team and I have looked for a way to help mid-size businesses to participate more extensively in the US economy, we feel the Dream Exchange is that way.”
About Dream Exchange:
Dream Exchange is creating a brand new inventory trade that can concentrate on small enterprise capital formation and variety utilizing the ability of the American investing public. This new inventory trade will permit buyers to empower innovators and rising companies in a method that has by no means been carried out earlier than. For extra data, please go to: https://dreamex.com/.
About Cadiz Capital Holding LLC:
Cadiz Capital Holding LLC is a non-public fairness agency centered on North American firms with enterprise values between $250 Million to $1 Billion, with the power to pursue bigger transactions in collaboration with strategic “like-minded” companions. For extra data, please go to: https://www.cadizcapital.com/.
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