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Bolton business broker UK number one

Bolton business broker UK number one. Hilton Smythe Group, has been ranked number one in the UK for volume of businesses sold in the first quarter of 2020, according to the Global Small-Cap M&A review from REFINITIV.

The study, which examines the number of business sales around the world also named Hilton Smythe joint second business in Europe, Middle East and Asia (EMEA), behind PricewaterhouseCoopers.

The report looked at business sales in the first quarter of 2020, with Hilton Smythe taking the top spot in the UK, with second place going to KBS Corporate. These completions are down approximately 20 percent on 2019 results, consistent with the market.

Established in Bolton in 2011, Bolton business broker Hilton Smythe acts as a business broker for small and medium-sized businesses in the UK and has finance broker service available to help potential buyers secure the purchase of a business.

Hilton Smythe are aware that the landscape has changed somewhat in quarter two, and that many businesses will see their results impacted due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. They are still incredibly busy with enquiries, and they certainly won’t rest on their laurels. They are confident that they are going to be regular big hitters in the Global Small-Cap M&A review from now on.


“We are delighted that our team has been recognised for the hard work it has done in the first quarter of 2020, with an exemplary volume of sales both in the national and wider EMEA markets. Everyone has done an incredible job matching buyers up with their dream businesses, and the results speak for themselves.”

Gareth Smyth, CEO of Hilton Smythe Group

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*Completions figure is comparable to K3 Capital PLC from 2017. Data based on our nearest competitor k3 Capital PLC, results in 2018 against comparable period.

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