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Mergers & Acquisitions: Managing Culture & Change

Mergers & Acquisitions: Managing Culture & Change

Going through a merger or acquisition can be a difficult and complicated time for a business. There is so much a business owner needs to think about, from the legal considerations to financing tax.

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Employment due diligence – key issues in a share or asset sale in the UK

Employment due diligence – key issues in a share or asset sale in the UK

Due diligence ensures that any decision regarding the acquisition is an informed one. Here, GS Verde Law discuss the importance of reviewing employment contracts as part of a due diligence exercise.

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High-growth hubs: The leading UK cities for start-ups

High-growth hubs: The leading UK cities for start-ups

London is undoubtedly the centre of the UK’s high-growth economy. But outside the UK capital, there are plenty of smaller cities building their own leading tech hubs.

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Year-on-year increase in M&A activity at start of 2022

Year-on-year increase in M&A activity at start of 2022

Dealmaking experts the GS Verde Group reflect on recent deals, with deal counts and valuation multiples in UK M&A from MarktoMarket.

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Restructuring - Avoiding the pitfalls of "fire and rehire" strategy

Restructuring - Avoiding the pitfalls of "fire and rehire" strategy

Any business going through a merger or acquisition should take extra caution when it comes to reviewing the employment terms set out, as recent examples have made evident.

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Artificial intelligence one of the UK's most active start-up sectors

Artificial intelligence one of the UK's most active start-up sectors

Deal activity in Artificial Intelligence start-ups is on the rise – in this article GS Verde examine the latest investment trends as the applications of AI diversify.

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The UK M&A Market - January 2022 Valuation Barometer

The UK M&A Market - January 2022 Valuation Barometer

M&A deal value has increased, data indicates. Dealmaking experts the GS Verde Group reflect on recent deals, with deal counts and valuation multiples in UK M&A from MarktoMarket.

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The Business Benefits of Going Green

The Business Benefits of Going Green

Thousands of organisations, both large and small have joined the Race to Zero and the UK Government is encouraging businesses of all sizes to pledge to go One Step Greener.

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CleanTech sector set to soar with heightened investment

CleanTech sector set to soar with heightened investment

Exploring the latest investment trends, the CleanTech sector is primed to boom in the wake of rising traditional energy costs. This article notes how CleanTech investment has soared.

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Director Shareholders - Employees, Workers or Self Employed?

Director Shareholders - Employees, Workers or Self Employed?

A recent decision taken by the Employment Appeal Tribunal considered the employment status of a director and shareholder of a company, providing a useful reminder of the different positions.

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Educ8 acquisition marks expansion into England

Educ8 acquisition marks expansion into England

Educ8 Training has acquired Berkshire-based Haddon Training, underpinning the group’s plans to expand into England, in a deal advised on by the GS Verde Group.

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Management Buy Out at A&R Services

Management Buy Out at A&R Services

Three directors have completed the management buy-out of Bridgend-based A&R Services, in a deal advised on by the GS Verde Group.

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