Welcome to Catalyst

We advise business owners, management teams and investors on all aspects of corporate finance.

Our advice covers company acquisitions and sales, management buy-outs and buy-ins (MBOs/MBIs) and raising private equity, growth and debt capital.

Our experienced, partner-led approach, coupled with our international reach and sector focus, delivers exceptional results for our clients.

Through this we have gained a reputation for straight talking and 'smart' advice, accompanied by an unstinting drive and commitment to exceed client aspirations.

Don't just take our word for it though, watch the video below to hear what our clients have to say about working with us.

We look forward to talking to you.

Latest news

Catalyst appoints new Chief Operating Officer

Catalyst Corporate Finance has expanded its management team with the appointment of Paul Slattery as Chief Operating Officer.  

Catalyst completes refinancing of leading waste business

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised Netherlands-based Waterland Private Equity Investments (Waterland) on the refinancing of Ballast Phoenix. 

Catalyst advises Aspen Pumps on its investment in Pro Pipe Supplies Pty

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised Aspen Pumps on its international investment into Australian-based Pro Pipe Supplies Pty. 

Catalyst advises the shareholders of Rhead Group on sale to Costain Group PLC

Catalyst has advised the shareholders of Rhead Group on its sale to Costain Group PLC for £36 million.  

Catalyst advises on the international sale of Bluefin Solutions to Mindtree

Catalyst Corporate Finance has completed another international deal, the £42.3 million sale of Bluefin Solutions to India-based Mindtree.  

Latest deals

Latest research

research cover CIWM's 2015 Waste Top 20 - Summer 2015

CIWM Top 20 Waste management companies prepared exclusively by Catalyst and including profiles of the five largest businesses.

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research cover Healthcare Sector M&A Update - Spring 2015

The volume of deals in the first three months of 2015 have set the stage for a strong year with activity in pharmaceuticals and medtech higher than in the first quarter of 2014.

research cover Web Hosting - Sector Update Spring 2015

The hosting industry has experienced strong growth in recent years and is currently valued at more than $50 billion. Robust growth looks set to continue across all major hosting subsectors and further consolidation is anticipated as larger market participants continue to pursue acquisition opportunities.

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