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 advises on sale of long-standing family business

Catalyst has advised the shareholders of FT Morrell on the sale of the business to US-based RPM International Inc.  

Catalyst's international partnership expands into Latin America

Catalyst expands international partnership into Latin America with a new member in Peru, EFIC Partners 

Catalyst advises Palatine on double financial services investment

Palatine Private Equity, advised by Catalyst, has supported the management buy-out of John Charcol Towergate Group 

Catalyst drives another deal over the finishing line

Catalyst has advised Allen Ford on the £46 million sale of the business and property to South Africa's Super Group Limited 

Catalyst advises on cross-border transaction

Catalyst advises the shareholders of the ARX group of companies on the sale to CareFusion International. 

Latest deals

Latest research

research cover Catalyst H1 2015 - Our latest news

This publication discusses developments within the M&A market both at home and abroad, summarises the key trends in a number of the sectors we focus on and showcases some of the transactions we have completed recently.

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research cover Healthcare Sector M&A Update - Autumn 2014

With a large number of M&A processes already well progressed and positive underlying drivers, 2014 will be another strong year for M&A activity in healthcare.

research cover TMT Sector M&A Update

Strategic buyers are taking advantage of improved liquidity to acquire expertise and innovative solutions. Successful exits are giving investors confidence and encouraging new investment.

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