The market is still subdued. Statistics from information providers such as Bureau van Djik report greatly reduced M&A activity in Europe. Uncertainty is the bane of business. We are in a sort of phony summer where things do not appear to be as bad as expected but changes take time to develop and perhaps the worst is yet to come.
Nonetheless time and tide wait for no man; even if, as we recently remarked, the age where owner-occupiers must think about succession and the future of their entreprises has moved from 60 to 70 it is never too early to prepare.
Mmeanwhile buyers, particularly overseas buyers are biding their time...
Are you considering the future ownership of your business? If so please call us on 020 7060 0363 for a confidential conversation. There are no hidden fees, or advance payments, there are no complex agreements; our guarantee is our probity earned over more than 50 years in the market. We are paid by the buyer that you choose and then only on successful completion. All we expect is that you commit yourself to us and the process. At present we are talking to buyers interested to expand their portfolios in Distribution, Financial Services, Business Process Outsourcing and Engineering & Manufacture.