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1H:21 Valuation & Restaurant Finance Update

• Franchisee EBITDA valuation multiples continue to recover and are now only -2.9% below their 2H:16 peak.
• Premiums for deals with $1M+ in aggregate EBITDA continue to rebound off the 1H:20 low.
• Full year 2021 restaurant originations are expected to increase +19.1% compared to initial expectations in January.

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● Mipcap’s Doug McKenzie on lessons learned from 2020.
● Highlights from RR’s Finance & Valuation report is based on survey responses from 50 finance companies.
● RR’s Remodel Report highlights.
● Panera report executive summary.

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Restaurant Finance & 2H:20 Valuation Update

RR’s Finance & Valuation report is based on survey responses (equally weighted) from 50 finance companies including traditional cash flow lenders, sale leaseback companies, SBA lenders and equipment finance companies and provides an overview of the state of restaurant finance, valuations and cap rates for 2H:20. While 2020 traditional restaurant financing volume of $7.9 billion represented a -24% y/y decrease reflecting diminished financing demand driven by government COVID-19 restrictions, lending is expected to pick back up in 2021.

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