Buy-Side

Privately-held and public companies, and private equity firms around the globe count on our mergers & acquisitions (M&A) team for comprehensive financial advisory services and expert guidance. We assist buyers and sellers by providing in-depth financial and strategic analysis, identifying optimal potential transaction partners, developing creative deal structures, and negotiating complex M&A transaction terms.

Buy-side M&A

Accelerating and executing client acquisition strategies

Successfully completing acquisitions has never been more challenging than in today’s competitive buy-side M&A environment. We work closely and flexibly with potential acquirers around the world to initiate, expedite, and execute their growth and investment strategies and complete their next platform or add-on acquisition.

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  • We are Unrelenting advocates

    We fight your corner. But we don't stop there. We'll be with you for the long-haul, as your business grows, acquires and sells.
  • We are Unrelenting advocates

    We fight your corner. But we don't stop there. We'll be with you for the long-haul, as your business grows, acquires and sells.
  • We are Unrelenting advocates

    We fight your corner. But we don't stop there. We'll be with you for the long-haul, as your business grows, acquires and sells.
  • “We have worked with Livingstone on a number of buy-side opportunities and we knew from experience that they would demonstrate dedication and add value throughout the process – they didn’t disappoint.”
    Ben Long, Investment Director, Inflexion Private Equity
  • “We appointed Livingstone because of their deep understanding of, and track record in, the information services space as well as their strong debt advisory capability. Their input was invaluable in helping us to execute an efficient and successful transaction for all parties.”
    Chris Neale, Partner, Phoenix Equity Partners
  • “We are delighted to now have as strong a presence north of the Border as south and look forward to working with our new colleagues in Scotland to grow idverde’s business both there and across the United Kingdom. Livingstone continues to play a valuable role in idverde’s UK growth strategy.”
    Nick Temple-Heald, CEO, idverde

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