About Us

Financial Professionals

Founded by James Forrest in 1990, the firm arranges debt financing for growing small- and medium-sized businesses wanting to increase profits through new equipment, supplier discounts, buying inefficient competitors, low rate Industrial Revenue Bonds or buying or refinancing commercial real estate.  These transactions included Asset Based Financing, Equipment Financing, Bank Loan Negotiation and Private Placements.

Mr. Forrest and his financial team worked effectively with banks, insurance companies, Wall Street conduits and commercial finance companies across the country.  Registered with the Illinois Securities Department, Office of the Secretary of State, as Loan Broker #LB200000001.

Our Affiliatons 

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Enterprise Forum
  • MITEF Chicago Advisory Board Member, 2004-2007
  • Better Business Bureau of Northern Illinois 2004-present 

Quite simply the project financing you need, when you need it, without the unwelcome surprises, post-funding reporting requirements or equity participation obligations you will find from private equity, mezzaine and venture capitalists.


2300 N. Barrington Rd – Fourth Floor Hoffman Estates, IL 60169



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