The Strawhecker Group (TSG)

The Strawhecker Group (TSG)

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The Strawhecker Group™ (TSG) is the largest analytics and consulting firm focused on the payments acceptance industry. TSG serves the entire payments ecosystem, from fintech startups to Fortune 500 companies. The firm provides its clients with advisory services, research and analytics to help them plan and execute their strategic initiatives. Based in Omaha, a recognized payments industry hub, TSG is an established leader in this high-growth, ever-evolving space.

TSG Service Groups:

  • Management Consulting
    • Management consulting encompasses the full spectrum of advisory services within the Payments Industry. TSG’s unique offering is built on decades of focused expertise and powerful data.
  • Analytical Platforms
    • In an industry where credible, dynamic data has become top-of-mind, TSG’s proprietary platforms, AIM and GEM, have become go-to tools for clients. With a 97% retention rate, our clients are clearly finding value in the performance metrics provided.
      • AIM™ - Acquiring Industry Metrics (AIM) is the most trusted, timely, and largest platform for payments and market data. AIM provides acquirers actionable intelligence and critical insights to drive high performing portfolios
      • GEM – Gateway Enterprise Metrics (GEM) is the only platform in the market that benchmarks from the merchant, developer and gateway performance perspective. Current subscribers account for an estimated 55% of all payment gateway volume in the U.S.
  • Market Intelligence
    • Most forward thinking organizations leverage market and competitive intelligence to support a wide range of strategic decisions. The Strawhecker Group’s full-service market intelligence team can provide the support you need through extensive primary and secondary research, unmatched in the payments industry.
  • Buy/Sell Consulting
    • TSG has become the go-to adviser for deals ranging between $10M – $100M. The firm has performed more valuations of payments companies than any other firm, completing more than 250 value exercises in the last decade, and has provided transaction support to firms that have ranged in scale from $3M to $3B+ in transaction assessed value

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