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Focus Financial IPO pays off for KKR and Stone Point, after all, by hitting price mark, plus an investor 'pop.' Now, on to the less glamorous task of paying down debt

Roll-up's day-one shares opened at $35, traded briskly and closed with a tidy 13.79% gain from the $33 base

Author Brooke Southall July 28, 2018 at 2:51 AM
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Rudy Adolf is now a public company CEO with a much-improved balance sheet and public currency to use for further deals.

Focus Financial Partners




Stone Point

Jeff Spears

Jeff Spears

July 28, 2018 — 4:03 PM
The next hires are very important. Not new Advisory Teams but new Focus professionals who can help their partner firms with organic growth. Focus has the inorganic growth pitch down.


July 29, 2018 — 11:25 PM
Looks like quite the bang up job next to Hightower at $1.68, partner

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Focus Financial Partners, LLC
Consolidator/Roll-up Firm
Top Executive: Rudy Adolf

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