Torreya Capital is an active player in both private equity and private debt life science financings.
We are an active participant in private debt and equity financings and often act as advisor in public company financings.
In the United States, Torreya Partners has partnered in the area of corporate finance with Torreya Capital, an Institutional Division of Financial West Group, which carries out financings on behalf of many of our clients. Financial West Group / Torreya Capital has a record of excellence in completing biotechnology financings and has assisted multiple companies in raising substantial equity capital in the midst of the recent sector downturn. In total, the Financial West Group and Torreya Capital have raised over $1 billion in equity capital in recent years for companies in the biotechnology sector.
Financial West Group / Torreya Capital activity areas include:
Private Equity Placements
Public Equity Issuances (IPOs and follow-ons)
PIPEs and Registered Directs
Committed Equity Lines
Distressed securities transactions
Several members of the Torreya Partners team are registered representatives of Financial West Group, broker-dealer and member FINRA/SIPC. Securities and investment advisory services are offered via Financial West Group.
In Europe, Torreya Partners (Europe) LLP is also involved in private placements of securities that are sold to investors outside of the United States.