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Making Your Carve-out a Clean Cut

Buyers and sellers can make the most of divestments through a value-centered approach to planning and post-closing transitional service agreements. By Richard Butterwick, Robbie McLaren, Emily Cridland, and Katie Campbell In the current deal market, corporates are taking an increasingly strategic and value-centred approach to planning carve-outs and divestments in order to maximise value. According … Continue Reading

Private Equity Set to Get Active With Activists

Companies previously considered immune from activist campaigns have come under pressure, driving new public and private deal opportunities for private equity. By Richard Butterwick, Christopher Drewry, Tom Evans, Harald Selzner, David Walker, Ben Coleman, and Catherine Campbell US shareholder activists are an established presence in Europe. In 2018, activist campaigns targeted 160 European companies, according to Activist Insight. In … Continue Reading
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