Raising finance

Friend Partnership works with fast growth and entrepreneurial businesses to help raise finance for growth. From bank funding through to development capital, alternative finance and private equity, we can work with you to source the most appropriate finance for your enterprise.

We work closely with our clients to understand their objectives and then to find the right source of finance. We provide support throughout the process and work on an ongoing basis to review and adjust the finance requirements as the business grows. From early stage development capital through to finance for mature international businesses, Friend Partnership helps clients to unlock the funds to develop their businesses, including:

  • Bank funding
  • Private equity
  • Hybrid and blended funding
  • Alternative finance
  • Grant and government finance

Private Equity

For corporates and management teams wanting to take control of their organisations, and private equity houses seeking investment for their funds, we provide experienced advice on private equity transactions.

Friend Partnership has advised on numerous private equity transactions, understand the dynamics and know the key players within the UK market. We are therefore very well placed to advise and assist institutions, MBO and MBI teams on buying businesses.

 

Friend Partnership can assist with:

  • The strategic rationale for raising funds
  • The merits of different funding options
  • Preparing business plans and forecasts
  • Introductions to appropriate funders
  • Negotiations and tactics
  • Deal structuring
  • Due diligence
  • Valuations
  • Cross-border transactions
  • Total project management to completion