Category: Corporate Finance

MHA MacIntyre Hudson Advises on the Sale of BLC Leather

June 2018

Our member firm which covers the South East, London and Midlands regions, MHA MacIntyre Hudson has advised the shareholders of BLC Leather Technology Centre on the sale of the company to the Consumer Products Testing division of Eurofins Scientific. Established for...

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Tait Walker Assists Garden Centre With Site Acquisition

June 2018

Our North East member firm, Tait Walker assisted with the site acquisition for a flourishing North East garden centre and helped secure their long-term future and safeguarded up to 50 jobs. The award-winning Cowell’s Garden Centre, which was established in 1978 by Alan...

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Tait Walker Assists The Naked Deli in Securing Investment of £2.5 Million

June 2018

Our North East member firm, Tait Walker have assisted The Naked Deli Limited with a £2.5 million growth capital investment. Launched in 2014, The Naked Deli operates a number of sites in Newcastle, offering a health-conscious and clean-eating dining experience, with a tasty...

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Alternative Lender Market – It Pays to Have an Adviser in Your Corner

February 2018

Since the wake of the financial crisis, the alternative lender market has been an increasingly popular choice of funding for SMEs. The growth in the alternative market has certainly increased the options available to business owners, which can only be...

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2018 Mergers and Acquisitions Outlook

February 2018

Our member firm, MHA MacIntyre Hudson’s corporate finance team has had another busy few months, with a number of ongoing transactions, as well as the completion of the investment into Blue Skies by private equity firm 8 Miles, and the...

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The Corporate Deals Market in 2018

January 2018

Our MHA Corporate Finance team offer their thoughts on the year ahead and what it holds for the corporate deals market. How do you Expect the Corporate Deals Market to Perform in 2018 vs 2017? At a national level, 2017 was...

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Budget 2017: What it Means for Entrepreneurs Considering Exit or Investment

December 2017

Corporate Finance Director at our member firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson, James Lawson shares his thoughts on how the recent Budget announcement will affect entrepreneurs considering exit or investment. Speculation was rife in the lead up to the Budget last week...

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When is the Best Time to Sell a Business?

October 2017

Identifying Internal and External Factors We often see great businesses that are not quite ready to sell. Businesses typically need to consider internal and external factors before they are ready. Identifying these factors early (which may be as much as...

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UK M&A and Business Growth Finance in an Ever Changing World

October 2017

Background  Ongoing political events in the UK and the USA have undoubtedly affected the outlook for UK mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity. We should also not forget that there are ongoing issues in France and Germany, despite the recent election results,...

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Vendor Funded vs Deferred MBOs

September 2017

The Management Buyout (MBO) is re-emerging as a popular succession route. We have also seen variations of it, including Vendor Funded and Deferred MBOs. The former requires no external funding but where the owner is happy to exit immediately. The latter...

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