Industry Insights


The impact of Brexit on the M&A market

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Buying and selling businesses in a challenging environment. After confusion and upheaval, Theresa May’s recent speech gave us more clarity over the UK’s future relationship with Europe and, indeed, the world. Short of...continue reading


Alternative finance available via 'Asset Based Lending' leaps to £4.3 billion

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Amount of available lending against machinery and property in the UK The amount of alternative finance available under 'asset based lending' to UK businesses reached a record high of £4.3 billion, up 22% in t...continue reading


Chinese firms winning out by buying UK businesses

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

China’s growing economy has turned its attentions very firmly towards the UK in recent years, and the trend is paying off for everyone involved. This is according to enlightening new research from the Cass Business School. A...continue reading


Next hot trend: Fintech business acquisitions

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

The financial technology (fintech) sector is exploding across the UK, with start-ups attracting masses of investment and growth as they offer consumers the kinds of financial services that financial institutions are currently not ...continue reading


What would Brexit mean for the business for sale marketplace?

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

"[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The European Union: are we in or out? Britain will make its choice on the 23rd of June. The vote has already become personal, the heated debate is inescapable and the media scaremongering has se...continue reading


What would Brexit mean for the business for sale marketplace?

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

The European Union: are we in or out? Britain will make its choice on the 23rd of June. The vote has already become personal, the heated debate is inescapable and the media scaremongering has seen each side giving as good as they&...continue reading


Eat or get eaten: growing enterprise value through niche sector consolidation

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Ever since John Rockefeller bought up rival refineries — both big and small — to build Standard Oil into the behemoth it became, horizontal integration has been the most commonly used corporate expansion strategy. The...continue reading


Entrepreneurs’ Relief - what's changed after the March 2016 Budget?

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

George Osborne has continued his support for UK business owners in his March 2016 Budget by maintaining the current Entrepreneurs’ Relief and introducing new tax-saving measures. Entrepreneurs’ Relief allows those peo...continue reading


How digital is creating a new M&A landscape

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

The evolution of digital technology has revolutionised almost every industry, bringing with it huge efficiencies, flexibility and a transformation in Britain's working practices. But how has digital impacted the M&A industry ...continue reading


2016: the great construction sector bounceback?

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Buying a business during a downturn will always be a gamble to some extent. But as with all business, if you play your cards right, it can be an incredibly profitable game to play - something that those who bought distressed const...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?