For over 30-years, Equity Development Systems, Ltd., (EDS) unparalleled performance, industry leadership, and global reach has helped global corporates, lenders, attorneys and law firms, operating companies, and investors throughout-the-world manage change. We bring a unique—powerful combination of industry expertise, global experience, and private capital to each opportunity.
What EDS offers is unique, and uniquely EDS—a purpose-built firm specializing in creative solutions for global corporates and the finance and legal communities. At EDS clients work exclusively with veteran professionals—industry instructors and luminaries—whose reputation for excellence and influential insights are recognized and appreciated in boardrooms and courtrooms throughout-the-world.
As you explore our award-winning suite-of-services you will find a common core—passion and excellence in what we do—principled-exacting care in how we do it—and familial-reverence for whom we do it.
EDS is a relationship-driven firm. Our commitment to clients is nurturing, reliable, constant, and untiring. We build lasting relationships based on performance and in our ability to provide our client’s with a broad range of unique—value creating advice and services. Working closely together, our integrated services operating groups provide unparalleled advice and service on a global basis. EDS is distinguished by its unique industry expertise and its success in forming long-term working relationships with our global clientele.
Equity Development Systems® consists of four principal integrated services operating groups:
EDS’ Appraisal Review and Management Systems® group value assets across industries and asset classes throughout-the-world. Our multidisciplinary valuers are internationally-recognized and accredited ASA/RICS/MAI & USPAP/IVS appraisal instructors and luminaries in the global valuation community. We specialize in providing appraisal expert witness and litigation-support services to attorneys and law firms throughout-the-world, and we have prevailed in billions-of-dollars at issue in some of the world’s most important—high-profile—and valuable valuation cases. Learn more.
Our Lending Compliance Systems® group provides comprehensive collateral / distressed assets management and risk-mitigation services across industries and asset classes to asset-based lenders, lessors, private-equity firms, and myriad other secured creditors and investors. Our services greatly reduce risk and bring our clients’ the safety, comfort, flexibility, and confidence to increase credit to existing customers and to seek out and book new business opportunities where others cannot. Learn more.
EDS represents many of the world’s leading multinational corporations, financial institutions, attorneys and law firms, asset-based lenders, secured creditors, investors, and myriad others in the disposition of nonessential capital and distressed assets across all industries and asset classes, real and moveable, tangible and intangible. From the disposition of an active National Priorities List Superfund Site—to a Decommissioned Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carrier—to the pencils-on-the-desk we handle it all, and we have generated hundreds-of-millions of dollars for our global clientele in the conversion their overlapping and troubled assets to cash. Learn more
EDS invests in people and affords owners and management more than just liquidity and investment dollars. We leverage our proprietary global investment / asset recovery services platform to acquire non-essential and overlapping capital assets through corporate consolidations and restructuring transactions as well as special assets and special situations from operationally challenged and financially distressed companies and non-performing loan portfolios, and we invite institutional and well-qualified investors to participate alongside us as equals in such investments. Learn more.