Business sale, purchase, merger and transfer arrangements

Anderson Ballantine can advise on the sale, purchase or merger of businesses in Edinburgh and beyond.

We understand that selling, purchasing or merging a business can be a complex and time consuming process, requiring the support and assistance of trained professionals. We can help you:

  • Identify potential targets for merger and acquisition
  • Screen targets for suitability
  • Prepare a negotiating strategy
  • Raise the necessary capital
  • Develop an integration plan
  • Optimise the tax and financial position of the combined enterprise
  • At other times you may decide to improve your profitability through a disposal. Again, we can help with valuing the assets, finding suitable purchasers, and negotiating the sale.

Please contact us for more information and advice.

17 Aug 2018

New regulation requires banks to disclose customer satisfaction scores

Following a joint investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), banks will now be required to publish their customers' satisfaction scores on their websites, apps and in their branches.

16 Aug 2018

SMEs 'confident in regard to growth prospects', survey finds

A survey carried out by Wesleyan Bank has suggested that UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are confident about their future growth prospects.