Baird’s Technology & Services Investment Banking Team publishes various reports highlighting sector trends, M&A activity and capital markets trends and events that impact middle-market companies within the technology & services sectors.

Recent Insights

Click and Mortar

The pandemic accelerated the shift to eCommerce, intertwining the offline and online worlds more than ever. Learn which business models will benefit from this shift.

Long Distance Lessons

COVID-19 accelerated education's reliance on technology. Get our insights on which digital platforms will benefit from the trend toward digitization and virtual instruction.

New Report: Marketing Technology & Services Sector Overview

First edition of this report takes an in-depth look at the sector, including segmentation, key players and subsector trends

Powering Through COVID

Takeaways from Baird’s 2020 Virtual Private Company Technology & Services Conference

PODCAST #4: The Future of K-12 Education

Part II of Our Insights for Investors and Parents

SURVEY RESULTS: May Survey of Software Clients and the Impact of COVID-19

The latest results of our ongoing survey on the state of middle-market software companies


Baird is Full Speed Ahead in the Recovering Tech IPO Market

Introducing Our New Technology & Services Update

The Bottom Line takes a deep dive into one of our senior banker’s practice. It also features “The Baird Disruptor,” a recent transaction or market mover that’s affecting dramatic change in their industry.


More Insights

VIDEO CASE STUDY: n2y Received a Majority Investment from Providence Equity Partners

How our Knowledge Solutions team matched a leading K-12 special education / software provider with the right private equity investor.

Introducing Baird’s newly expanded Equity Capital Markets Update

The updated ECM Review now includes views from Baird equity strategist and Baird Research’s top-read publications

PODCAST #3: The Future of Higher Education

Baird discusses the impact COVID-19 is having on colleges and universities with Oliver Wyman's education and private equity expert

SURVEY RESULTS: April Survey of Software Clients and the Impact of COVID-19

The latest results of our ongoing survey on the state of middle-market software companies detailing the impact of COVID-19 on the sector since March 1, 2020

PODCAST #2: Business Continuity in the Midst of a Pandemic

Baird’s consumer retail team shares key themes with Q3 earnings season largely complete

WHITEPAPER: Cyber Risk, Repriced

Baird’s industry experts examine how the digital transformation of business continues apace, and the demand for cybersecurity solutions is only strengthening

VIDEO: Five Questions with Baird’s HCM Sector Expert

Bret Schoch discusses the ever-evolving Human Capital Management sector

PODCAST #1: Restructuring & Turnaround Activity During the Pandemic

Baird's podcast Features Alvarez & Marsal's Restructuring & Turnaround expert

VIDEO: Five Questions with Baird’s FIRE Sector Expert

Brad Page discusses evolving industry themes and significant valuation trends within the Facility, Industrial, Rental & Environmental (FIRE) Services sector