Buying or selling a business can be a difficult, time consuming and distracting process. Any one transaction can take months to complete, provide a multitude of frustrations and divert focus from concentrating on the day job.

Duncan & Toplis, alongside colleagues from Bishopsgate Corporate Finance and Queensgate Management, offer a comprehensive range of services to help you navigate the murky waters ahead of completing the transaction.

No matter what the size or nature of your business you will benefit from a fully integrated approach driven by experienced professionals. Whether you need guidance on preparing a business for disposal, help in negotiating a sale/purchase price, identifying targets for acquisition, arranging finance or post-deal integration our Transaction Services team are here to guide you every step of the way. 

Help is at hand with:

  • Selling businesses
  • Acquisitions
  • Vendor due diligence
  • Acquisition due diligence
  • Tax due diligence
  • IT due diligence
  • Management buy-outs and buy-ins
  • Post-deal planning/integration
  • Business valuations
  • Professional referrals
  • Finance raising (including access to Private Equity)
  • Restructuring existing finance
  • Acquisition targeting
  • Business plan preparation
  • Growth planning and strategy

Across the Group we have advised on over 150 transactions with a total value in excess of £1bn.

So, if you are thinking of selling your business or pursuing a growth strategy by acquisition then please be sure to contact us as early in the process as possible. This gives you the very best chance to maximise the benefit from the proposed transaction.

For more information about our transaction services please contact our Head of Transaction Services, Tim Godson.