Insurance Broking - Sector Update

February 2019

Tax planning is quite simply a necessity for shareholders and companies to get the best deal in an M&A transaction. Our latest publication explores some of the common pit falls that can have a detrimental impact to shareholder value during a deal - and more importantly, how with the right level of planning and tax strategy, these issues can be avoided. Early planning can significantly reduce the tax payable on disposal and help increase value by mitigating the risk for the purchaser.

Also included is our quarterly update of the BDO Private Company Price Index, highlighting the latest trends in pricing multiples being paid for both independently owned and private equity backed businesses.