Top Tips For A New Breed Of MBO


An MBO can be a lengthy undertaking, with numerous aspects that require navigating. It’s vital that you approach one in the right way to ensure that negotiations go well and that, ultimately, the process is a smooth and succ...continue reading

A guide to Entrepreneurs’ Relief


While the tax break has encountered criticism from some quarters, many entrepreneurs swear by it as both a well-deserved reward for hard work, a stimulus for starting businesses and an invaluable part of an ambitious exit strategy...continue reading

Coronavirus, Business & M&A


We’re going to explore what business sectors are likely to be most impacted by coronavirus and what opportunities might be created, including lower business valuations, asset sales of companies in administration and new mark...continue reading

The outlook for retailers in the UK - is there light at the end of the tunnel?


Why are so many retailers failing? First, it’s important to establish why so many retailers are being reduced to filing for administration as the only way out of their situation. A new report by abc Finance looks at the main...continue reading

The Brexit Effect - What impact will Brexit have on UK M&A?


The positives There’s no denying that the uncertainty of the past year or so has had a major impact on UK businesses and, indeed, M&A has slowed down significantly as a result of this uncertainty. However, a number of analys...continue reading

How advanced analytics is being used in M&A to build talent


How are talent shortages driving M&A? A recent EY Global Capital Confidence Barometer report found that 52 per cent of the businesses they spoke to said they were planning to actively pursue M&A in the coming months. The survey ...continue reading

Selling your business for equity


Equity deals: the good, the bad and the ugly Equity-funded deals usually involve sellers being offered some or all of the deal value in the form of equity in the buyer’s business. When you’re offered equity, it’...continue reading

#Megxit – A business perspective on Harry and Meghan leaving the family firm


2020 may only just be a month old but it has already been dominated by enough royal headlines to take up a whole year, thanks almost entirely to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announcing their intention to renounce their royal tit...continue reading

Beauty industry riding the wave of M&A into 2020


The beauty industry has a particularly diversified consumer base across many demographics, and like its fashion sister industry, many trends can exist simultaneously. Both industries thrive on their promise to provide the tools f...continue reading

Buying a business abroad - top tips for getting it right


Here, we offer you some tips on how to make a success of an overseas acquisition, whether you are an established business owner looking to expand into a new market, or a first-time entrepreneur in search of a new life and a new bu...continue reading

Search Insights

Sign up to our newsletter

Get news on businesses for sale and companies in administration straight to your inbox

Join today to receive:

  • Comprehensive range of businesses for sale
  • Make direct contact with business sellers or their intermediaries
  • Access to all UK administrations, liquidations and winding-up petitions
  • Daily email alerts for the latest businesses for sale & distressed notifications
  • Business Sale Report publication posted to you every month
  • Advertise your acquisition requirements on our "business wanted" section

All this and much more, including the latest M&A news and exclusive resources

Search businesses for sale

Interested in distressed business opportunities?

We can help you capitalise on insolvent businesses. We list UK businesses in administration, liquidation and with winding up petitions daily. Ensuring our members never miss out on an opportunity

View Administrations

View Liquidations

View Winding Up Petitions

Looking to buy a business?

Selling a Business?

List your Business for sale with us today and be seen by thousands of serious buyers throughout the UK. Your business for sale listing will appear on our website and be printed in the next edition of our Business Sale Report publication. With over 20 years experience. We've helped thousands of sellers find their perfect buyer.

With no extra costs, commission or contracts, why not get listing with us today?