Buying a Business

Need expert advice on buying a business? We can guide you through the process.

When you seek to improve your position in the market by merger, acquisition or disposal, expert advice is essential to help you avoid pitfalls and overcome obstacles as you navigate your way through the complex process. And accountant advice on buying a business can definitely be considered expert.

There are many things to take into consideration when buying a business:

  • What is the right price to pay?
  • How much do I need to borrow?
  • What are the funding options and which is the most appropriate?

Business Strategy And Support

At Stephenson Smart, we can help you identify purchase targets, assist you in developing business plans and forecasts, use our long-standing relationships to help you in raising finance, carry out financial and taxation due diligence and help in negotiations. In short, we can give you peace of mind.

Perhaps you are considering a Management Buy Out? An MBO is a complicated transaction requiring persistence, expertise and excellent advice. At Stephenson Smart our advisers can assist your management team, guiding you through the key stages of an MBO, providing assistance at every stage, and with our network of professional contacts we can help you access the funds necessary to make your transaction happen.

Talk to us about optimising tax and corporate structures, and on advising about an integration plan, or how best to invest the profits.

At Stephenson Smart, we can advise on:

  • Raising finance,
  • Business valuations,
  • Due diligence,
  • Management buy-ins and buy-outs,
  • Post-acquisition integration

Contact Stephenson Smart