BWB advised Alantra Partners, SA (the global investment banking and asset management firm listed on the Madrid and Barcelona Stock Exchanges) on its acquisition of and ongoing partnership in leading UK mid-market corporate finance advisory firm Catalyst Corporate Finance LLP.
BWB’s corporate team acted for BWB CaSE LLP, on the sale of its subsidiary’s shareholding in CaSE Insurance Services Limited (CaSE Insurance) to aQmen Limited.
BWB’s M&A team acted for the shareholders of Netsparker Limited on the sale of its entire issued share capital to a US based private equity firm. Netsparker is a cybersecurity business that provides web application security scanners, which are distributed to clients internationally and developed by its wholly owned Turkish subsidiary.
BWB advised optical technology business Aston Eyetech Limited on its £5million Series A investment round >
BWB acted for Aston Eyetech Limited (“AET”) on its £5million Series A investment round. The investors were Mercia Technologies PLC, the national investment group focused on the funding and scaling of innovative technology businesses with high growth potential from the UK regions, and an Asian-based investment syndicate.
BWB’s cross departmental M&A team has acted for FM Conway Limited on its acquisition of a minority interest in Toppesfield Ltd.
BWB acted for start-up media company Banjo Television Limited on the investment it received from Viacom through its TV production company Channel 5 Broadcasting Limited and production division Elephant House.
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.