Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory

When organic growth does not satisfy the needs of your stakeholders, or you would like to dispose of non-core assets, PwC's corporate finance team can help. Our corporate finance experts can help you access new markets, assets, technologies, personnel, intellectual property and sources of finance. We can also help you to restructure the asset base of your business by disposing of underperforming assets or non-core parts of the business.

We provide a full range of M&A and financial advisory services across all industry sectors, from acquisitions through to raising finance. Wherever you are in the world, we are able to deploy local teams at short notice - teams that combine our deep industry expertise with local knowledge to focus on your deal. For every deal we are able to draw on the full range of PwC services - including due diligence, tax and legal advice.

In 2009, PricewaterhouseCoopers provided lead financial advice on over 230 deals globally, valued at more than $14 billion, of which over 35% were cross border. The Corporate Finance teams within the member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers are made up of more than 800 corporate finance specialists in more than 60 offices in key centres throughout the world.

 

PwC's M&A advisory services include 

Advice on all aspects of acquisitions, disposals, private equity transactions and finance raising, including:

  • Deal execution
  • Deal origination
  • Valuation of assets
  • Preparing of business plans and financial modelling of projections
  • Capital raising, debt raising and private equity financing
  • Debt restructuring
  • Co-ordinate other advisers (eg lawyers, due diligence providers etc)
  • Exit strategy reviews
  • Strategic advice and assistance with deal planning
  • Public to private transactions
  • Advice on hostile offers and bid defence