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11 July 2018
Proposed change to Capacity Market rules
Our energy projects team have recently guided Newark-based SHARC Energy Systems in the completion of a deal for an undisclosed sum to supply heat to a huge redevelopment project at Clyde Gateway, just outside Glasgow.
28 June 2018
Shakespeare Martineau advises on sale
Shakespeare Martineau has advised Asset Solutions Group on its management buyout to LDC.
14 March 2018
Leicester engineering firm snapped up in major deal
Leicester-based engineering company, Beaumanor Fluid Power Products Ltd, has been acquired by AIM-listed Flowtech Fluidpower plc in a deal worth £10.3 million.
20 December 2017
Uranium Resources plc
International mineral exploration and development group, Uranium Resources plc, has announced its intention to dispose of its existing operations, restructure its share capital and raise further investment to allow it to pursue further acquisition opportunities.
16 October 2017
Levrett plc acquires Nuformix
In an innovative deal, intended to further an important field of drug discovery and development, Levrett plc has acquired the entire share capital of Nuformix.
03 October 2017
European freight forwarding firm, Espace Europe Ltd, has moved to an employee ownership model in order to secure the long-term future of the business.
15 September 2017
Corporate Team advise on Armitage Pet Care disposal
Shakespeare Martineau has advised on the successful disposal of Armitage Pet Care to Rutland Partners.
01 September 2017
Shakespeare Martineau advise Avingtrans on deal
Keith Spedding and his team at Shakespeare Martineau have supported long-standing client Avingtrans plc on its latest deal with Hayward Tyler Group plc for an enterprise value of £50m.
08 August 2017
A strong six months of deals
Shakespeare Martineau is delighted to be listed as a Top 20 legal firm in the Experian 2017 UK & Ireland M&A league tables for the first half of 2017.
02 June 2017
Shakespeare Martineau LLP advises Renewable Energy Systems Limited
Shakespeare Martineau LLP has recently advised Renewable Energy Systems Limited (RES)
23 May 2017
Shakespeare Martineau Profile Consultancy
Shakespeare Martineau acted for the shareholders of UK’s leading service charge consultancy Profile Consultancy Ltd on its disposal to Bellrock, leading estate management provider, for an undisclosed sum.
05 April 2017
Shakespeare Martineau acted for Western Riverside Waste Authority (WRWA) on the £520m refinancing of Cory Riverside’s Energy from Waste (EfW) facility in Belvedere, East London, the largest operating EfW facility in the UK.
05 April 2017
Shakespeare Martineau advises Allied Irish Bank
Shakespeare Martineau acted for Allied Irish Bank (AIB) who provided term loan and asset finance facilities to support a £100m management buyout of DMS Demolition.
08 February 2017
Employee ownership
ADP, a national architectural practice with a base in the Jewellery Quarter, has moved to an employee ownership structure with the help of Shakespeare Martineau’s specialist corporate finance team.
31 January 2017
Ansell Limited, a global leader in protection solutions, has acquired Nitritex Limited, a fast-growing UK manufacturer of premium cleanroom and healthcare life sciences consumables, with support from Shakespeare Martineau.
12 December 2016
Shakespeare Martineau advises Nenplas on sale
Shakespeare Martineau had advised the owners of Nenplas on its sale to Dollken-Weimar (part of Surteco) in a £23.3m deal. Management have, additionally, retained a 15% stake in Nenplas.
07 November 2016
Shakespeare Martineau advises sale
Shakespeare Martineau advised the owners of Triosgroup on its sale to SPIE for an undisclosed Sum.
15 September 2016
Shakespeare Martineau advises Rcapital on acquisition and sale
Shakespeare Martineau has acted for private equity turnaround specialists Rcapital and it’s shareholders on acquisition and subsequent sale of Summit Media Ltd.

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