BWB’s corporate team acted for FairFX Group plc (FairFX), the AIM quoted online international payment services provider, on its acquisition of CardOne (Spectrum Financial Group Limited) for a consideration of £15 million and its fundraising by way of Placing and Open Offer which raised in aggregate £27.7 million.
BWB’s AIM team acted for Blenheim Natural Resources Plc (“Blenheim”) on its oversubscribed £750,000 placing (the “Placing”).
Transaction: BWB’s cross departmental M&A team acted for FM Conway Limited (“Conway”) on its acquisition of United Construction Materials Limited, the parent company of United Asphalt (“United Asphalt”).
BWB’s corporate team acted for Perkbox Limited (“Perkbox”) on its oversubscribed equity fundraising that raised £4.36m from specialist technology venture capital firm Drapers Esprit, crowdfunding platform Seedrs and Perkbox’s existing investors and management team. The funding will be used to expand its product portfolio and develop its smart technology, marketing and account management resources.
BWB’s cross departmental M&A team acted for FM Conway Limited (“Conway”) on its acquisition of Berkshire Macadams Limited (“Berkshire Macadams”).
BWB advises Campbell Page Group Limited on the acquisition of Campbell Page UK Limited by WISE Ability >
BWB acted for Campbell Page Group Limited of Australia on transferring ownership of Campbell Page UK Limited (“Campbell Page UK”) - a charity registered in England and Wales - to WISE Ability.
BWB advises Schleuniger Holding AG on its acquisition of a 20 per cent strategic investment stake in LW Solutions Ltd >
BWB’s cross departmental team acted for Schleuniger Holding AG (“Schleuniger”) on its acquisition of a 20 per cent stake in LW Solutions Ltd (“LWS”), a manufacturer of laser wire stripping machines for the stripping of insulation from high-tech cables and wires.
BWB advises the shareholders on the sale of Eos Wealth Management Limited to Close Brothers Asset Management for an undisclosed sum >
BWB’s cross departmental team acted for the shareholders Eos Wealth Management Limited, a financial advisory firm with over £300 million of assets under advice, in the sale of Eos to Close Brothers Asset Management.
BWB’s cross departmental AIM team acted for Blenheim Natural Resources Plc (“Blenheim”) on its acquisition of a 27.17 per cent strategic investment stake in IGS (International Geoscience Services) Limited (“IGS”).
BWB acted for Lumi Technologies Ltd and its subsidiaries on £3m invoice discounting and overdraft facilities with Clydesdale Bank.
BWB advises Research Views Limited (formerly GlobalData Ltd), and its shareholders on the international pre-sale reorganisation and subsequent £67m sale of the GlobalData healthcare business and simultaneous acquisition of a print business.
BWB has advised the HCT Group, one of the country’s most enterprising charities, as borrower under a series of new lending arrangements.
BWB advises the shareholders of Portcullis Computer Security Limited on the sale of Portcullis to Cisco >
BWB has advised the shareholders of Portcullis Computer Security Limited on the sale of Portcullis to Cisco
BWB has advised instiHub Analytics Limited, in relation to a new private SEIS and EIS qualifying investment in the company.
BWB advised Ethos Group Holdings Limited on its strategic acquisition of Walters Limited, a provider of business supplies, office interiors and equipment.
BWB has advised the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education (“Cache”) on the sale of its business to the vocational awarding body, NCFE.
BWB advises Bulldog Skincare Limited in respect of its recent group reorganisation, conducted to facilitate further overseas expansion of the Bulldog Group.
BWB advises The Ethical Property Company Limited in relation to a recent share buyback with a value of approximately £390,000.
Transaction: BWB acted for 3i- backed Element Materials Technology Holding UK Ltd (“Element”) on its entry into an agreement with Bioquell PLC (a company listed on the London Stock Exchange) for the £44.5 million acquisition of TRaC Global Limited, a highly successful and specialist testing business. The purchase of TRaC is expected to be completed by the end of April 2015.
BWB advised start-up catering company, Lisa’s on Broadway Limited, on taking its EIS investment.