Clairfield International number one in Thomson Reuters’ ranking of High Technology M&A advisory for midcap deals

10.1.2019

The TMT team of Clairfield International, led by partner Bertrand Hermez, is happy to announce that Clairfield International placed first in Thomson Reuters’ ranking of High Technology M&A advisory for midcap deals.

This leading position was gained thanks to the support of our 24 offices worldwide (16 in EMEA) and seasoned technology sector specialists, as part of Clairfield International’s focus on selected industry verticals. The M&A technology market was particularly active for SaaS providers, IT security & infra players, and fintech, and Clairfield International closed transactions with Devoteam, eKomi, KPMG, Mazeberry, Nets, SoLocal, and other valued clients. Thank you for your confidence in us. We look forward to building on this record in 2019.

 

18.7.2019

Sector Dashboards July 2019

Our monthly dashboards cover seven key sectors of focus, with each sector built up by several subsectors that cover similar companies based on; products, end markets, services, assets classes or other characteristics. The publications include all companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange that are actively traded and covered by research analysts, and hence have […]

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10.7.2019

Top ranking in industrial and regional midmarket league tables

From manufacturing precision sensors to forging manhole covers, industrial companies are a vital base for Clairfield International. Clairfield’s industrial team, led by Chris Gregory and Dirk Freiland, is recognized as a top advisor for midmarket industrial deals. Refinitiv ranks Clairfield International as number 6 in industrial deals and number 13 in consumer materials. The Refinitiv ranking […]

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05.7.2019

InterFinancial continues to power ERM

InterFinancial has advised energy retailer and energy solutions provider ERM Power on its 50% acquisition of industrial automation and electrical engineering company, Alliance Automation.  Alliance Automation is one of the largest independent electrical engineering and automation solution providers in Australia, with a team of more than 190 people and offices in Queensland, New South Wales, […]

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02.7.2019

IFL Ventures finds the solution for BCT 

IFL Ventures, a division of InterFinancial, has advised Canberra-based cyber security company BCT Solutions on its sale to Accenture.  BCT Solutions was founded in 2015 by defence force veterans Patrick Batch and Angus Heatly. With about 50 staff, it has offices in Canberra and Brisbane, and specialises in command and control, cyber security, cyber defence services […]

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25.6.2019

Snapshot – Security Software: Increased spending in a highly fragmented sector

GDPR requirements and high-profile hacks are driving significant cybersecurity spending. Security software is highly fragmented and larger companies are seeking to offer all-inclusive solutions, via acquisitions. 70% of M&A exits in cybersecurity are below USD 100 million, showing a robust midmarket in this segment. Read the report here: Security Software Snapshot. Joseph Sabet leads the security […]

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24.6.2019

Sector Dashboards June 2019

Our monthly dashboards cover seven key sectors of focus, with each sector built up by several subsectors that cover similar companies based on; products, end markets, services, assets classes or other characteristics. The publications include all companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange that are actively traded and covered by research analysts, and hence have […]

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20.6.2019

Traps in post-merger integration

So, you have found a growth partner, survived the due diligence process, closed the transaction and held the celebration dinner. Congratulations!! You are now at day 1 of the rest of your business’ future. All the promises made are now long in the rear-view mirror and the day to day running of the merged business […]

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04.6.2019

Clairfield expands in Benelux with new Dutch partner, a leader in midmarket M&A

Clairfield International is delighted to announce further European expansion. Vondel Finance, based in Amsterdam and a leading name in midmarket M&A in the Benelux region, has become Clairfield’s new exclusive partner for the Netherlands. Vondel Finance, founded in 2004, offers advisory on both the buy and sell side with a client-centric approach for corporates, private […]

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20.5.2019

Top ranking in consumer and regional midmarket league tables

Clairfield’s consumer team, led by Albert Schander and Gary Ecob, has become known as a top advisor for food ingredients, foodservice, and other consumer deals. Refinitiv (formerly Thomson Reuters) ranks Clairfield International as number 5 in consumer products & services, and number 7 in consumer staples. The Refinitiv ranking also gives Clairfield leading positions in […]

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16.5.2019

Sector Dashboards May 2019

Our monthly dashboards cover seven key sectors of focus, with each sector built up by several subsectors that cover similar companies based on; products, end markets, services, assets classes or other characteristics. The publications include all companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange that are actively traded and covered by research analysts, and hence have […]

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