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Assay Corporate Finance advises Jumptastic on fund raise

Private equity fund manager and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trust (VCT) specialist Calculus Capital has invested £3m in UK trampoline park company Jumptastic as it plans to expand into Scandinavia.   The transaction was originated by Assay Corporate Finance who also advised the Jumptastic management...

Assay advises Rapita Systems Ltd on the sale of the business to Danlaw Inc

Assay Corporate Finance is pleased to announce that it successfully advised the shareholders of Rapita Systems Ltd ("Rapita”), a leading provider of real-time verification solutions for aerospace and automotive embedded systems, on the sale of their business to Danlaw Inc. (“Danlaw”), a global connected vehicle,...

Assay advises CooperSurgical on the acquisition of The Pipette Company

Assay Corporate Finance is pleased to announce that it successfully advised CooperSurgical, a leading provider of women’s health care solutions, on the acquisition of The Pipette Company (“TPC”) of Adelaide Australia. Aforemost manufacturer and distributor of micro pipettes for the ART market, TPC’s line of high...

IMAP closes 221 deals in 2015 worth over US$9.6bn

In 2015 IMAP closed 221 deals worth over US$9.6bn (disclosed deal value only) – with a 50% increase in average deal value to US$53m. Consistent with IMAP’s track record, cross-border deals comprised 32% of its yearly transactions. Whilst Industrials remained the leading sector with 39 deals,...

IMAP ranked 3rd in 2012 global M&A league tables

IMAP, the exclusive global organization of leading M&A advisory firms of which Buckingham is a UK member, ranks third in the world for completed transactions with values both up to $200 million, according to Thomson Reuters and its Mid-Market League Tables. In total IMAP closed 205...

Buckingham Corporate Finance merges with Assay Advisory

For some months Buckingham has been developing a working relationship with consulting firm, Assay Advisory. Assay specialises in helping mid-tier businesses maximise their equity value in the business without being reliant on increasing their profits to do so. We are now pleased to announce that Buckingham...

IMAP closes 221 deals in 2015 worth over US$9.6bn

In 2015 IMAP closed 221 deals worth over US$9.6bn (disclosed deal value only) – with a 50% increase in average deal value to US$53m. Consistent with IMAP’s track record, cross-border deals comprised 32% of its yearly transactions. Whilst Industrials remained the leading sector with 39 deals,...

Buckingham advises The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative Group (tCG) is the UK’s largest mutual business, owned by over six million consumers. It is the UK’s fifth biggest food retailer, the leading convenience store operator and a major financial services provider. Sunwin Services Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of tCG and...