Brexit – A UK Perspective

In March 2017, the UK initiated Article 50 which was the start of the UK`s “divorce” from the European Union following the “leave” referendum in 2016. The issues now facing...

IMAP 2016 Review

Global M&A activity slowed in 2016 compared to 2015, due primarily to uncertainty stemming from political developments in the US and Europe. A number of blockbuster deals partially offset the...

Assay Corporate Finance advises Jumptastic on fund raise

Private equity fund manager and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trust (VCT) specialist Calculus Capital has invested £3m in UK trampoline park company Jumptastic as it plans to expand...

IMAP closes 221 deals in 2015 worth over US$9.6bn

In 2015 IMAP closed 221 deals worth over US$9.6bn (disclosed deal value only) – with a 50% increase in average deal value to US$53m. Consistent with IMAP’s track record, cross-border deals...

IMAP ranked 3rd in 2012 global M&A league tables

IMAP, the exclusive global organization of leading M&A advisory firms of which Buckingham is a UK member, ranks third in the world for completed transactions with values both up to...

Buckingham Corporate Finance merges with Assay Advisory

For some months Buckingham has been developing a working relationship with consulting firm, Assay Advisory. Assay specialises in helping mid-tier businesses maximise their equity value in the business without being...