We are a mid-market corporate finance advisor with specific expertise in cross-border transactions.
We recognise that every client and every transaction is unique and we are committed to delivering the right advice in every situation.
*Including deals completed by Daiwa Securities Group companies and international partners.
Our international team provides tailored independent M&A and Debt Advice to a wide range of public and private clients, primarily in the mid-market.
We are renowned for our ability to execute complex transactions. Combining transactional expertise with a creative approach, we aim to secure the best possible outcome for our clients. We are determined in our pursuit of this aim.
We understand the market dynamics and competitive forces of each, and as part of a wider international team spanning Europe, Asia and the Americas, we have local access on a global scale.
We advise on all aspects of buy-side and sell-side M&A. We also provide ongoing strategic advice to ensure that owners and managers are best placed to grow their businesses. Our experience, sector expertise and judgement give our clients a genuine competitive advantage.
The sectors in which we operate include:
Our Capital Advisory practice advises borrowers, investors and creditors on structuring and raising capital in a diverse range of circumstances. Situations we advise on include:
Our international platform and global reach is unique to the market. We employ over 200 staff across five European offices and are part of an international team spanning Europe, Asia and the Americas.
Advised a consortium of Dalmore, Equitix, JII and Rock Rail on the acquisition of a stake in Agility Trains West from Hitachi Rail Europe
Advised RGL Forensics on its merger with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Advised Rakuten on the disposal of ADS, its French logistics platform, to Hopps Group
Advised the main shareholder of Zeit für Brot in the sale of a majority stake to AFINUM
Advised LDC on its acquisition and financing of Neilson Active Holidays from Risk Capital Partners
Buy-side Advice€1.2 Billion
Advised PAI Partners on the acquisition of Asmodee from Eurazeo
Advised Baird Capital on the acquisition of Collingwood Lighting
Advised Equistone Partners Europe on the acquisition of Nylacast from Caird Capital
Advised Questel on its acquisition by IK Investment Partners