Transaction Support

Why haysmacintyre?

We can help you complete deals quickly, smoothly and on favourable terms. We do this by identifying the risks early and uncovering the information that can be crucial in negotiating the terms of a deal.

If you’re deciding whether to float your company on the stock market, we will make sure you satisfy all the regulations, meet the market’s expectations and get the timing right. We are a top 20 firm for listing experience and a preferred supplier of IPO services in the Growth Company directory of AIM advisers.

We can also assist your fundraising process through the latest tax efficient schemes including the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS).

We tailor our services

With experience covering all major markets including AIM, NEX Exchange and GXG, our advisory role on the flotation and reporting accountant work is tailored to satisfy all the necessary requirements. We also work to add value to the transaction in terms of recommendations and support as to how to deal with a public market environment.

haysmacintyre is a top 15 auditor to quoted companies in the Advisor Ranking Listing. We are a member of the Quoted Companies Alliance, with partners Laura Mott and Mark Allwood sitting on their Financial Reporting Expert Group and Tax Expert Group respectively.

Case Studies

Management buy out of the VFX division of a creative agency client

Advised on warranties to be included in the sale agreement and regarding the tax considerations of the deal across VAT, employment tax and corporation tax. Advised on accounting treatment and valuation of intangible assets associated with the deal. 

Management buy out of recruitment company 

Structured management buyout, with advise including valuation of business, tax efficient exit of retiring shareholder and optimum structure for new shareholders.  

haysmacintyre had acted for the business for many years and continue to provide ongoing services to the new management team.  In securing the best end result, we considered alternative structures, and by understanding and focusing on the key stakeholders’ goals we were able to provide an option that most suited all requirements.

Shareholding restructure of luxury fashion brand 

Advised on the shareholding restructure of a luxury fashion brand; delivery included communicating with all shareholders to negotiate a mutually satisfactory outcome and advising on the associated tax implications.