Member Benefits

When you become a member of ACG, you join an exclusive group of like-minded middle-market professionals. You join because you believe what we believe — we are better together as a community than we are individually on our own.

The ACG membership experience is not driven exclusively by in-person experiences and events. Here are some examples of our current benefits available to members right now:

  • Personalized profile in the ACG member directory, where you can access and find more than 15,000 members
  • Subscription to the print edition of Middle Market Growth, as well as a weekly digest delivered to your email
  • Thought leadership opportunities on local and national levels
  • Education and knowledge sourcing through ACG’s complimentary Middle Market Insights webinar series
  • Career support through ACGJobSource®, a regularly updated job board
  • Experience private capital’s impact on communities throughout the U.S. and track the impact on ACG’s®
  • Special member rates on programming networking and thought-leadership events (in person and virtually) that occur all year long, not just in the next few months

Member Benefits



Instantly be connected with influential middle-market M&A professionals worldwide, who are at all levels of their careers and span all industries.



Members-only access to the membership directory of over 14,000 M&A professionals, ACG JobSource & discounts on CLEAR and more (see below).



Expand your knowledge of the latest trends & issues in M&A through events, networking, webinars, and more.



Demonstrate your leadership skills through volunteering for ACG Edmonton's planning committees and Board of Directors.


Event Discounts

Reduced rates for ACG Edmonton events, 1200+ other ACG chapter events, and DealMAX .



Receive pre-event attendee lists and get exclusive invites to certain ACG Edmonton members-only events throughout the year.



Get in front of the middle-market M&A community & gain visibility but submitting your news.



Stay on top of key deals & other industry news with a free subscription to Middle Market Growth.

New Benefits & Partnerships!

ACG has recently announced the addition of the below new benefits and partnerships for its members, across all 59 chapters:



Founders Card

ACG members can now access a free trial of the Founders Card for six months. Founders Card is well known for its travel benefits, but also offers generous discounts on mobile phone plans, shipping and even Matt Hickman’s favorite Fiji water®. Other benefits being redeemed right now include: Stripe, Dell, adidas, UPS, FIJI WAter, Molton Brown, Soos, Adobe. 



ACG members can also access a free trial of CLEAR and/or purchase at a discount. Faster. Safer. Touchless. Start your easy, one-time enrollment online, then finish at a CLEAR location—no appointment necessary. All you need is a valid government-issued ID. Once you’ve completed your enrollment, you can use CLEAR right away. Access your two-month free trial, or purchase at a discount.


Grata & Next Target

Grata: ACG has established a partnership with Grata, a modern company search engine that offers its subscribers powerful intelligence to identify potential deal targets within specific industries and inform future deal-making decisions.

Starting March 2021, ACG and Grata will launch Next Target, a new newsletter that will bring members industry-specific trends and insights to help identify where investment opportunities are emerging, and how to find those targets. We kicked off the partnership with the Middle Market Growth® "2021 Guide to Deal-Making," a special edition released in January 2021 that includes trends from the Grata platform.

ACG members get access enhanced subscription options for Grata’s platform. Learn more here.


Cambridge FX

For more than three decades, Cambridge FX has been a leading provider of comprehensive and fully integrated cross-border payment and currency risk management solutions for middle-market businesses and private equity companies. Cambridge is proud to be the exclusive endorsed partner of FX risk management and global payments for ACG and ACG members. Learn more during a free consultation!


Middle Market Certification Program

ACG rolled out the Middle Market Professional certification last fall: The team discount is being highlighted throughout this month. When members join with four of their peers, they will pay $1,500 each instead of $1,895. When they enroll with nine it drops to $1,250—a savings of more than $600. Know the deal! Claim your place in the middle market - invest in yourself and your team.