Bridgepoint’s Matt Plooster to Moderate ACG Private Equity Panel

October 2, 2015 – Matt Plooster, Managing Principal of Bridgepoint Merchant Banking, will serve as the moderator at the upcoming ACG Nebraska Private Equity Roundtable event. The panel will focus on the current M&A environment and various considerations companies face when bringing on outside capital.

The principals of Bridgepoint Merchant Banking have conducted over $104 billion of M&A and capital raising transactions. Their market and transaction expertise is also reflected in the Bridgepoint Midwest M&A Index. Released quarterly, the report measures corporate merger and acquisition activity in the U.S. Midwest region. To access reports, please visit Bridgepoint Insights.

“It will be a lively and interesting discussion and I look forward to moderating this panel at this conference,” said Matt Plooster. “The expertise of the panelists is extensive within the Private Equity realm. I am looking forward to a lively and informative discussion with my peers in the legal, private equity and M&A industries.”

On Tuesday, October 6, 2015, ACG Nebraska will host the 2015 Private Equity Roundtable  at Happy Hollow Country Club in Omaha, NE.

About Bridgepoint Merchant Banking

Bridgepoint Merchant Banking is a lower and middle market investment banking and private equity firm. The Bridgepoint team serves clients over their corporate lifecycles by providing merger and acquisition and corporate finance advisory services. Bridgepoint Merchant Banking also invests capital directly into companies through its private equity and venture capital funds. In order to offer securities-related Investment Banking Services discussed herein, to include M&A and institutional capital raising, the Principals of Bridgepoint are registered representatives of M&A Securities Group, Inc., an unaffiliated broker-dealer and member FINRA/SIPC. To learn more about Bridgepoint, please visit