North West Dealmakers

Advisor League Tables – First 6 months of 2012

HY 2012 HY 2011 Financial Advisor Volume
1 3 Grant Thornton 9
2 Cenkos Securities 8
3 RSM Tenon 6
4 Dow Schofield Watts 5
5 Altium Capital 4
6 Numis Securities 4
7 4 Deloitte 3
8 Investec Bank 3
9 8 Ernst & Young 3
10 Shore Capital 3

 

Criteria

  • Each league table ranks 10 financial/legal advisors based on the volume of the transactions. Where two or more firms advised on the same volume of transactions, the deal value they advised on is used as a distinguisher. * represents equal ranking by both Value and Volume.

The league tables include any ACQUISITION, ACQUISITION – TENDER OFFER, DEMERGER, DEVELOPMENT CAPITAL, DIVESTMENT, EMPLOYEE BUY-IN, EMPLOYEE BUY-OUT, EXIT, PARTIAL EXIT, FLOTATION, INVESTOR BUY-IN, INVESTOR BUY-OUT, INVESTOR BUY-OUT TENDER OFFER, LEVERAGED BUY-OUT, MANAGEMENT BUY-IN, MANAGEMENT BUY-IN / BUY-OUT, MANAGEMENT BUY-OUT, MERGER, MINORITY

  • STAKE, MINORITY STAKE – TENDER OFFER, PUBLIC TO PRIVATE, REVERSE TAKEOVER, RIGHTS ISSUE, SECONDARY BUY-OUT or SHARE BUY-BACK that was announced between 1st January and 25th June, 2012.

 

  • Target, bidder or their parents must be located in the region to which the league table refers.

 

  • Experian Corpfin covers transactions with deal value of £500,000+ – property deals must be over £15 million. Stakes in oil and gas fields and bond issues are not covered. Deals with undisclosed consideration are included.

 

  • Information correct as of 25th June, 2012, however more transactions for HY 2012 may be submitted at a later date.