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Stages of a buy-outCommencing the sale processOnce the seller has decided to sell a business, it will start the sale process by preparing an...
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9th Sep
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Acquisition finance—key documents and partiesThis Practice Note provides a basic introduction to the key parties and documents involved in an...
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26th Aug
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Sources of finance for leveraged buy-outsMost leveraged buy-outs will be funded using a mixture of equity and debt. How the funds are applied will...
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25th Aug
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Structuring a takeover—offers vs schemes of arrangementThis Practice Note contrasts and compares the principal features of the two most commonly...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 12th Aug
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The auction process in private equity transactionsAuction sales are common in larger private equity transactions. Often referred to as 'institutional...
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12th Aug
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What are public to privates and what is the governing regulatory regime?This Practice Note explains what a public to private (P2P) transaction is and...
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How does the National Security and Investment Act 2021 impact lending transactions?What does the National Security and Investment Act 2021 do?The aim...
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10th Aug
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Acquisition finance—introductory guideThis Practice Note is intended as an introductory guide to acquisition finance for those with no, or limited...
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10th Aug
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Structure of a buy-outFactors influencing structureHow a proposed buy-out is to be structured will typically start to be considered fairly early on in...
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Produced in partnership with Max Millington of Osborne Clarke 10th Aug
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Glossary of acquisition finance terms and jargonThis glossary explains many of the terms commonly used in the leveraged finance market. Terms...
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What is acquisition finance?The term 'acquisition finance transaction' typically describes an acquisition of a business funded partially by debt which...
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