Our Investment Banking team has many years of experience in helping our clients achieve their ambitions. We provide a comprehensive range of services for public and private companies, as well as entrepreneurs and shareholders, across a range of sectors and geographies.
We are experts at providing all the strategic support and advice a company needs on transactions, for example, raising capital or mergers & acquisitions and day-to-day, where we work side by side with our clients on all aspects of their relationship with the stock market.
We have been an approved stock market sponsor and nominated adviser for many years and have an enviable IPO track record. We have also acted on numerous public company transactions governed by the Takeover Code on both buy-side and sell-side mandates, including advising on the fairness of received offers, hostile takeovers and defence.
Corporate Broking Services
Our corporate broking services team is highly experienced in helping our clients build strong relationships with a range of institutional investors. We work with our clients in building the most appropriate share register based on their stage of development and capital needs.
As a corporate broker and adviser, we currently work with around 100 corporate clients and a further 50 funds clients.
Our sector advisory teams work with companies to address the specific issues they face, which are often particular to their industry. The team builds long-term relationships with clients defined by the quality and independence of their advice and the ability to execute the chosen strategy.
Our bankers have extensive sector experience working with executive teams in their respective industries.
Growth Capital Solutions
Our growth capital solutions team provides access to private capital, both equity and debt. We are an industry agnostic team focused on direct equity investments, special situations, secondary investments and private equity funds.
Initial Public Offerings
We work with companies who want to grow their business and we help them determine how best to meet their objectives. We are highly proficient in navigating the technical requirements of various equity markets.
We are an accredited and well respected sponsor for premium listed companies, nominated adviser (NOMAD) for AIM quoted companies and corporate adviser on the AQSE Growth Market. We have an outstanding track record in bringing high quality companies to market, and have completed over 50 IPOs over the last 15 years, raising over £3bn.
Mergers & Acquisitions
An M&A transaction is a critical moment for any client. We believe that the industry knowledge and technical expertise around which our team has been built is crucial and value-added for both corporates and investors alike.
We have acted as financial adviser on a wide range of transactions regulated by the UK Takeover Code on both the buy-side and the sell-side. We have acted on hostile as well as recommended offers, including those under non-UK jurisdictions, and also on private transactions.