Commercial advice > Mergers, Sales & Acquisitions
ACHIEVING YOUR GOALS
Selling, acquiring or merging your business calls for big change. It is one of the most important decisions you will ever undertake.
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There are a multitude of reasons to considering a merger or acquisition, as well as substantial benefits. These can include factors such as combining resources and talent between two companies. It can also be significantly helpful in gaining additional access to opportunities and continued expansion.
Whatever your commercial objectives are, it is essential you are successfully represented throughout the process. You want to be sure that you can achieve your goals in a timely manner. As well as efficiency, you would want to ensure that you can minimise disruptions to your business through the course.
An acquisition is when one company is purchased by another. If you are being bought out, you may carry on as a subsidiary of the company. If this is not something you wish to undertake, you can also transfer the business and assets to the purchasing company.
Equally, if you are looking to sell your business, you will naturally want to achieve the best possible return on your investment. You will want to ensure that as well as a good investment, that the transition is as smooth as can be. This is to ensure the future of your company is bright as it is passed on to new hands.
Our corporate team has a great deal of experience dealing with the complexities involved in acquisitions, sales and mergers. This is through their years of working with multiple businesses in a variety of industries.
They have assisted an assortment of companies to merge, sell and acquire. They do this with a practical and tax efficient approach.
Our team of professionals can provide assistance with the drafting and updating of any necessary additional legal documents. This includes items such as share agreements, company Articles etc. There are usually 3 key documents in most acquisition transactions. These are:
- The heads of agreement which usually includes the basic framework of the deal.
- The Sale and Purchase Agreement which is the formal agreement for the deal.
- The disclosure letter which provides the buyer with specific information about the business.
Whether you are planning to sell, acquire or merge your company, our team of experts will be able to steer you through the entire process.
We are here to support and guide you in achieving your commercial objectives. We are able to do this by working proactively with your business including accountants, directors and any management teams.
We can also assist you with a company disposal. Disposals can occur for many reasons; these range from things such as retirement or the disposal of a subsidiary. Disposals can be a very demanding process. Our team will be able to relieve the pressures from you and ensure you receive the best value for your company.
WORKING PROACTIVELY WITH YOUR BUSINESS
IT IS ESSENTIAL YOU ARE SUCCESSFULLY REPRESENTED THROUGHOUT THE PROCESS AND ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS IN A TIMELY MANNER
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