The latest updates and articles from Arbuthnot Latham
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL backs MBO of MDS Civil Engineering with an all asset funding facility
Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (“ABL”) has provided a multi-million facility to support MDS Civil Engineering’s (“MDS”) management team, Darren Chaston, Richard Pullen and Matthew Pratt, in acquiring the business from its founder.
What is asset-based lending (ABL)?
Welcome to ABL 101 – our new initiative, which monthly, will examine a core aspect of asset-based lending to give owners and directors of SME businesses an insight into the mechanics and benefits of this popular type of lending. Read our first article here, which explains what asset-based lending is and how it works.
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL supports Threesixty’s strategic acquisition of Summit Engineering with £1.25m facility
Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (ABL) has completed a £1.25m funding facility to support the acquisition of Summit Engineering by Threesixty in a Management Buy-In (MBI) transaction.
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL backs IT Fleet Automotive with £6.5m funding deal to drive future growth
Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (“ABL”) has structured a £6.5m facility for IT Fleet Automotive (ITFA), comprising a £4.5m receivables finance line, together with an additional £2m CBILS term loan.
Demand for Management Buyouts and Buy-ins surges as Capital Gains Tax reforms loom large
Growing speculation of a Capital Gains Tax hike is having a significant impact on the dynamics of the UK’s M&A market. With business owners looking to exit earlier than planned, we look at why MBOs and MBIs are chosen as exit strategies while highlighting the use of asset-based lending (ABL)
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL structures £6.5m deal for MRO+ Solutions to meet increased demand for industrial components
The funding package, which combines a £5m invoice discounting facility alongside a £1.5m term loan, provides consistent funding availability to the Group and also aligns with the growth projections contained in the Group’s strong business plan following some important new customer wins.
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL delivers all asset funding facility to support Elaghmore’s acquisition of Blaze Signs
Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (“ABL”) has provided a comprehensive funding package to support the acquisition and ongoing working capital of Blaze Signs Holdings Ltd (“Blaze”), one of the UK's leading signage businesses, by private equity fund Elaghmore.
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL completes £1m financing structure for Baldwin & Francis to meet growing demand for mining and rail manufacturing
Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (“ABL”) has completed a £1m financing structure for Baldwin & Francis Ltd (“B&F”), a portfolio company of Longacre Group (formerly SEA Equity).
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL delivers £3.75m funding package for leading educational materials supplier during COVID-19 lockdown
Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (ABL) has structured and delivered a £3.75m facility for Specialist Crafts, the UK's largest supplier of art, craft and design materials to educators across the world.
Arbuthnot Commercial ABL completes £1.6m refinance deal with Dexam International to create recipe for sustained growth
Dexam International Ltd has secured a £1.6m asset-based lending facility from Arbuthnot Commercial Asset Based Lending (ABL) to support its future growth plans and drive further operational efficiencies.