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April 2014
April 2014: Norwegian-based Norlandia Preschools AS has acquired Dutch childcare provider KindeX BV, in a deal managed by international M&A advisor BCMS. KindeX BV is an established childcare organisation providing a wide range of childcare services and workshops through a...
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April 2014
Wildae Restorations Limited a vintage and classic car restorer has been acquired by the Joe Macari Group of Companies, in a deal managed by international M&A advisor BCMS.   Established in 1977, Wildae Restorations Limited is a prestige restorer of vintage,...
News
March 2014
Moo Limited, the operator of Preloved, one of the largest online classified sites in the UK, has been acquired by The Hut Group Limited in a transaction managed by international advisor BCMS.   Established in 1997, Preloved was launched as a part-time project by its...
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March 2014
International M&A advisor BCMS has advised on the sale of a specialist packaging manufacturer to a joint venture group comprised of sector leaders.   The vendor is a UK specialist manufacturer producing packaging products with applications in a number of markets...
News
March 2014
  Entrepreneurs’ Relief  maintained Stimulus for key SME industries – manufacturing and house building Reduction in business rates Small company reliefs extended  Today’s budget statement contained some encouraging news for...
Insights
March 2014
BCMS is a family business with a global reach, and 2014 is our 25th anniversary year. Here we chart the company’s journey from the Berkshire borders, to international operations on five continents.   It was in 1989 – the year the Berlin wall came down,...
Insights
March 2014
Recent completions in the property lettings market indicate a buoyant sector, and some clear consolidation trends. BCMS Research Specialist Neil Jepson explains the motives underpinning this acquisition activity.   For 2014 we are seeing defined acquirer motives...
Insights
March 2014
BCMS comment: The 2014 Manufacturer Of The Year Awards Launch    If you’ve got good news, best shout about it – and loudly. A celebration of the achievements of the UK manufacturing sector, The Manufacturer Of The Year Awards is the most highly...
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March 2014
After more than half a decade of uncertainty, the UK economy is now showing a return to growth. Here, Mark Maunsell, a research specialist in BCMS’ Knowledge team, outlines the main indicators of this growth, and assesses the likely impact on Mergers & Acquisitions...
News
February 2014
Personal Homefinders Limited have been acquired by Countrywide plc, in a deal managed by international M&A advisor BCMS.   Personal Homefinders Limited is a full-service lettings agency and property investment consultancy serving both national and international...