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  • Quarterly Review Q1 18/19

    At Clearwater International we have had a successful start to the year completing 26 deals for our clients with an average deal size of €70m over the last quarter. A number of these clients, including Westleigh and Corpfin Capital, have returned to us following previous transactions demonstrating the strong relationships we build with clients and the value in repeat business.

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  • Automotive Newsletter Q2 2018

    In Q2 2018, M&A activity increased compared to Q1 2018. The number of completed deals grew by more than 40% and the aggregated deal value of completed deals also increased.

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  • Selling a partnership: key considerations

    Increasing levels of deal activity in the professional services market from both trade purchasers and private equity funds has inspired many consultancies to consider selling their business.

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  • The Recipe 2018

    The latest edition focuses on changes in the global food industry, including the rise of health-conscious consumers, and how companies are companies are positioning themselves to best capture these fast moving trends.

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  • Flexible Packaging Clearview

    New printing techniques and improvements in compact formats are leading to growth in the market.

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  • Multiples Heatmap Analysis Q1 2018

    In-depth analysis of the acquisition multiples paid for European private equity transactions

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  • Fitness Clearview

    The UK health and fitness market continues to grow, having enjoyed an increase of nearly 25% between 2011 and 2017.

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  • Wealth Management Clearthought

    Our latest Clearthought looks at the wealth management market with specific focus on key drivers in the UK and Europe.

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  • Automotive Newsletter Q1 2018

    In Q1 2018, M&A activity decreased in terms of aggregated deal value of completed deals as well as in terms of absolute deal numbers of completed deals compared to Q4 2017.

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  • Insights from Silicon Valley

    Clearwater International technology partners Carl Houghton and Per Surland have recently returned from Keybanc’s Emerging Technology Summit in San Francisco where technology giants such as SAP, Zendesk and Cornerstone joined 160 private equity houses, as they discussed the emerging trends in the technology market and their predictions for the near future.

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  • Testing, Inspection and Certification Report

    In collaboration with Barclays we reflect on the events of the past year in the TIC sector and highlight the key factors we see shaping its development in 2018

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