Financial Services

Eye for detail

Our dedicated financial services team advises companies across sectors such as the insurance, wealth management, debt management and invoice discounting markets. Our eye for detail and strong technical capability make us the perfect adviser to deliver the right deals for clients, especially as technological improvements and regulations continue to drive huge change across the industry.

Aligned with our TMT sector knowledge, we have built up extensive experience and the skills necessary to guide clients through these changes, advising them on their business strategy and M&A options.

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Our Financial Services Team

Clearwater provided invaluable advice, along with in-depth sector knowledge in supporting our investment.
Michael Walsh, Group Finance Director, GLE Group

Our financial services team offers the full range of services to SME/owner-managed, corporate and private equity clients.

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Over 30

transactions advised upon

in the last 10 years


of transactions involved PE

in the last 10 years


of transactions involved debt advisory

in the last 10 years


  • Podcast: Unquote interviews Clearwater International to review Q1 2021 PE trends

    Following the publication of the Q1 2021 Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap, Unquote interviewed Clearwater’s executive team to discuss valuation trends in European private equity.

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  • European overview

    With average multiples hitting a record peak, European PE dealmakers appear to have quickly adjusted to the post-pandemic dealmaking environment – delivering record deal value during the first quarter of the year.

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  • Spotlight on: Nordics

    The Nordic PE market continued to see record levels of deal value in Q1, with valuations soaring even higher as the pandemic-driven uncertainty is giving way to optimism in many sectors, say Clearwater International partners Tomas Almgren and Lars Rau Jacobsen.

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