Oliver Jerome, Co-founder & Director of BestX, commented: “Technically brilliant and tactically astute, the Livingstone team looked after us every step of the way. They developed a deep understanding of our business and our market in a very short period of time, allowing them to offer invaluable advice. We are delighted with the outcome and grateful to them for their insight, expertise, and dedication.”
Jamie Hutton explores the experience-led evolution on the UK high street. Could the companies that threatened its future be the same ones that save it?
We are delighted to announce that Livingstone has been shortlisted for Corporate Financier of the Year at the British Private Equity Awards 2018.
In The Press
According to Livingstone’s Director, Barry Sheehan, "The high level of deal activity in the packaging sector demonstrates the eagerness of strategic acquirers to use M&A to generate synergies, increase market share and acquire technical know-how.”
Livingstone’s Industrial sector team has advised GESCO AG on its acquisition of 100% of the shares in Sommer & Strassburger GmbH Co. KG.
In The Press
Livingstone’s Nick Field provides insight into how the specialist lending market has been generating investment interest, for Mortgage Solutions magazine.
2018 is proving to be a robust year for UK Packaging M&A, in terms of both deal volume and valuation levels.
It has been widely recognised for some time that consulting firms have greater intrinsic value when they adopt an ‘employed’ model as opposed to leveraging a network of self-employed consultants under an ‘associate’ model. Livingstone's Will Evans explores how is the sector reacting to this growing pool of self-employed consultants?
The insurance broking industry in the UK is worth £14.9bn and has grown steadily at 2.8% p.a. since 2013. However, the industry is now reaching an inflection point in the midst of growing commoditisation and consolidation. This is having a profound effect on the M&A market.