The pros and cons of an IPO: should you go public?

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

In the case of an ‘us’ versus ‘them’ for a company, it's all about ‘public’ versus ‘private’. That is, deciding whether to go public, or stay priva... continue reading

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FOR SELLERS

Due Diligence: A Seller’s Perspective

FOR SELLERS

Due diligence is an investigation and analysis by the buyer of the viability of your business. A valuable risk management tool for buyers of businesse... continue reading

Selling a business? Why you might want to consider a Private Equity buyer

FOR SELLERS

Private Equity investors are increasingly involved in buying SMEs. Trade buyers looking to purchase a business are finding themselves up against stiff competition from private equity investors. A dec... continue reading


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FOR BUYERS

Reaching Your Potential Without an IPO

FOR BUYERS

Alternative sources of funding for those not ready for an IPO A great number of businesses look into the possibility of an initial public offering (... continue reading

Why Staff are Key to a Successful Acquisition

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More often than not, when you buy an existing business, it has staff members. While it’s easy to see this aspect of acquiring a business as an inconvenience, existing staff can actually be the m... continue reading


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DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

Companies in Administration

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

In what circumstances does a company find itself in administration? Financial difficulties can lead to a company being placed into administration. Wh... continue reading

The 2018 business turnaround cheatsheet

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

There are a number of signs that indicate the health of your business may be in trouble, and many small and mid-sized business owners will face the task of managing the recovery of a distressed or dyi... continue reading


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INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

The pros and cons of an IPO: should you go public?

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

In the case of an ‘us’ versus ‘them’ for a company, it's all about ‘public’ versus ‘private’. Tha... continue reading

5 reasons why collaboration grows the bottom line

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

As a business owner, you will be looking at ways to grow your business and increase the bottom line. This may take the form of cutting operational costs, increasing marketing campaigns or focusing on ... continue reading


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SECTOR GUIDES

Brewers' Bounty: the rise of microbreweries

SECTOR GUIDES

We all know a friend who has tried to make their own beer in a home-rigged brewery: more often than not, it ends in a hoppy, fizzy disaster. Spurred b... continue reading

Why golf courses are great investments again

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Thanks to recent modernisations of the sport’s image, golf courses are coming back into popularity; for play, for investment and for sale. Efforts to move away from the antiquated, boys club s... continue reading


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