Aquaa Partners Announces Appointment of Chris Malcolm as Director

London-based boutique M&A and strategic advisory firm, Aquaa Partners, announces the appointment of Chris Malcolm as Director Chris brings over 15 years of experience to the firm and has worked with leading operators across the Telecoms, Media and Technology (TMT) industry globally. Chris has held senior positions at a number of investment banks including Societe [...]

By |2018-06-21T18:18:35+00:00June 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Aquaa Partners Announces Appointment of Chris Malcolm as Director

Compound Semiconductor Technologies Global Ltd Has Agreed to Be Acquired by Sivers IMA Holding AB

Sivers IMA Holding AB (“Sivers IMA”) has on the 12th of April 2017 entered into an agreement to acquire all shares in Compound Semiconductor Technologies Global Limited (“CST Global”), a privately held company that designs, manufactures and supplies semiconductor lasers and other semiconductor optical products. The main scope is optical communication. ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE [...]

By |2017-09-04T16:19:40+00:00April 12th, 2017|News|298 Comments

Imagine a Market Crash and Loving Every Minute of It

Stock markets in the US, UK and other markets around the world are hitting record highs. Loss-making Technology companies are raising hundreds of millions of dollars. The top 5 publicly traded companies by market cap (ca $2.3 trillion total) are all cash rich, growing Technology companies (Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook). Everything is OK, [...]

By |2017-08-20T20:30:42+00:00September 6th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Work Hard. Build Company. Sell Company….Ooops!

After years of tears, blood, sweat, late nights, missed family holidays, cash flow panics, sleepless nights etc, as well as a few celebrations along the way...you finally feel you're in a position to sell your company. Finally some real cash. You're a "multi-millionaire". Finally, some FREEDOM. Or maybe not. Yes you might feel ready to [...]

By |2017-08-20T20:30:43+00:00June 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

23 Smart Questions to Ask Your Financial Adviser

When it comes to selling your company, or divesting an important business, or raising capital and facing significant dilution, you need to get it right. The advisers you hire matter. Setting and managing expectations often makes the difference between success and failure. Instead of assuming a firm's brand name or large balance sheet means a [...]

By |2017-08-20T20:30:43+00:00June 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

The Gores Group invests in Natterbox

Natterbox, a UK company specialising in mobile and voice intelligence, has secured investment to accelerate its rapid international expansion from leading private equity firm, The Gores Group. Download Pdf    

By |2017-08-20T20:30:44+00:00January 20th, 2014|News|553 Comments

Darwin Private Equity Acquires Esendex for £11 Million

Growth strategy to double size of business through organic growth and acquisition. Darwin Private Equity has completed the management buyout of Esendex, a leading provider of mission-critical application-to-person SMS services to businesses, in a deal worth £11 million. Download Pdf    

By |2017-08-20T20:30:44+00:00July 26th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Green Leads Acquires Target 250 from DN Capital

Today Green Leads announced the acquisition of Target 250, a DN Capital portfolio company, to form the fastest-growing pay-for-performance demand generation company in the industry. The companies are combining to provide global enterprise software and technology companies with deeply integrated quality pipeline generation programs… Download Pdf    

By |2017-08-20T20:30:44+00:00May 13th, 2011|News|2 Comments

SAS acquires UK software firm Memex

BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THE PREMIER BUSINESS LEADERSHIP SERIES – SAS, the leader in business analytics software and services, has acquired Memex, a worldwide leader in intelligence management solutions that help improve intelligence processes, enhance public safety, and prevent and deter crime, terrorism and other threats. The company has a strong presence in the law enforcement and homeland [...]

By |2017-08-20T20:30:45+00:00June 23rd, 2010|News|0 Comments