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Mar 10 2020

Corporate Finance Deal Done!

Categories: Corporate Finance

Our corporate finance team were approached by a local sole practitioner accountant to assist with a family buyout of a filling station. It was initially agreed that EQ would operate on a non-compete basis to ensure that trust was built with the incumbent accountant. The transaction was being sought to deal with a combination of more

Feb 25 2020

Corporate Finance Deal Done!

Categories: Corporate FinanceProfessions

Our client is a long established Financial Planning business with over 30 years in the field. With offices in several locations across Scotland, their business provides independent financial advice on savings, investments, insurance and retirement to clients privately and on a corporate level. What type of work was involved? EQ assisted in the purchase of more

Feb 11 2020

Corporate Finance Deal Done!

Categories: Corporate FinanceEngineering & Manufacturing

Our client is a long-established print and design company, with over 25 years in the trade. Located in Central Scotland, the business has a reputation for great customer service, high quality products and a strong focus on family values. The client also boasts a list of highly regarded customers. What type of work was involved? more

Jan 31 2020

Dundee-based Primero Contracts completes seven-figure MBO

Categories: Corporate Finance

We recently supported a Dundee-based shopfitting firm through their seven-figure management buyout. Primero Contracts, which was founded in 1993 by Frank Ward and the late Kevin Knox, has been acquired by Contracts Manager, Bruce Donnachie, and his wife, Gordana, following the planned exit of its long-term managing director, Frank Ward, and his wife and fellow director, more

Jan 28 2020

Corporate Finance Deal Done!

Categories: Corporate FinanceTechnology

We recently helped facilitate a £7.6 million company sale for a client in the technology sector. Our client is a Scottish company which is at the forefront of a niche sector. The business was owned by a combination of institutional investors and key employees (via an EMI scheme which EQ had previously implemented), and the more

Jan 14 2020

Corporate Finance Deal Done!

Categories: Corporate FinanceLeisure

We recently completed a business purchase to the value of £3.25m for a company in the leisure sector. Our client is a Scottish tourism business that was looking to expand their portfolio through acquisition.  EQ acts for many leisure businesses in Scotland and has extensive expertise in the issues involved. What type of work was involved? more