Rileys Secure Funding

2019-07-17T09:49:49+00:00

HMT provided debt advisory services to Weight Partners Capital (“WPC”) on their recent fundraising. WPC secured £1.2 million senior debt funding from Triple Point Investment Management to inject into WPC’s portfolio business Rileys Sports Bars. Rileys is a leading chain of sports bars and incorporates the oldest and only significant remaining chain of pool, snooker and darts clubs in the UK. It has large-format managed venues across the UK operating under the Rileys brand. Rileys bars are large [...]

Refinancing of Precision Technologies

2019-07-11T08:44:57+00:00

HMT LLP advised Arbuthnot on the refinancing of specialist precision component manufacturer Precision Technologies Ltd. Arbuthnot provided a cash flow loan and receivables financing facility to Precision Technologies. Based in Tamworth, Precision Technologies is a high precision engineering company specialising in the manufacture of gears, gauges and splines which are used in the most demanding and high profile industries such as aerospace, healthcare, oil and gas, motorsport and automotive. Precision Technologies’ Engineers use the latest technologies in CAD/CAM, [...]

Kallidus secures funding from RBS

2018-03-01T10:33:17+00:00

HMT LLP advised FPE Capital (“FPE”) and Cirencester-based software company Kallidus Ltd (“Kallidus”) on their financing supported by Royal Bank of Scotland (“RBS”). Founded in 2000, Kallidus is a leading provider of learning and talent Saas solutions with more than 200 clients including Boots, Telefonica, Transport for London and Eurostar. Kallidus employs around 100 staff and is majority owned by FPE following a secondary management buyout from Westbridge Capital in 2015. The funding package from RBS will support new product [...]

Refinancing of ICA Group

2018-03-01T11:15:26+00:00

HMT LLP advised ICA Group, a leading document management and solution provider on its refinancing and shareholder restructuring. Facilities were provided by existing debt providers, Natwest. The ICA business was established in 1993 and has developed into a leading document management solutions provider servicing SMEs and small businesses in the South East of England.  ICA‘s core business is the resale and maintenance of Kyocera, Ricoh and Toshiba office printing equipment, predominantly to the not for profit, commercial, education and legal [...]

Financial Restructuring of Aldershot Town FC

2017-11-29T20:30:25+00:00

HMT advised Quantuma LLP (“Quantuma Restructuring”) on the financial restructuring of Aldershot Town Football Club (“Aldershot Town FC”). Southampton-headquartered Quantuma is a restructuring and insolvency practice providing a partner led service to businesses and individuals facing financial distress. Launched in January 2013 by Carl Jackson, the business is quickly becoming the premier independent restructuring practice in the South. Aldershot Town FC, based in Aldershot, Hampshire, was founded in 1992 after the closure of debt-ridden Fourth Division club Aldershot [...]

Refinancing of Southern Communications

2018-04-05T11:49:00+00:00

  HMT LLP advised Southern Business Technologies Limited ("Southern Communications"), a leading independent B2B telecoms service provider, and their bankers Santander, on the growth funding of the business. Hampshire-based Southern Communications was established in 1956 and is now a leading supplier of business-to-business telecoms products and services, with a focus on SME businesses in the South of England. Their award-winning service offering encompasses business mobile, business broadband, phone systems and fixed lines and call charges. The £4.75m financing [...]

MBI of Andante Travels Limited

2018-03-01T09:28:44+00:00

HMT LLP advised Panoramic Growth Equity (“Panoramic”) and incoming CEO, Ian Finlay, on the management buy-in of market leading archaeological travel business Andante Travels Limited (“Andante”). Andante, founded in 1985 by archaeologist Dr Annabel Lawson, is a leading British provider of expert guided tours and specialist holidays to destinations of archaeological interest globally. Based in Salisbury, Wiltshire, the business runs over 100 tours in 32 different countries, led by their highly experienced, knowledgeable and multilingual team of archaeologists, [...]

MBO of Procam Television Limited

2018-02-28T16:42:04+00:00

HMT LLP advised Newco and existing management on the buy-out of Procam Television Limited ("Procam"), the UK's largest broadcast hire company. Specialist private equity firm Foresight Group backed the transaction with a £1.8 million investment. Headquartered in Battersea, London, with additional facilities in Manchester, Procam provides camera equipment and crew to many of the largest broadcasters, production companies and blue chip organisations in the UK. A technical leader in their field, Procam has the largest stock of HD [...]

Refinancing of Braeforge Limited

2018-02-28T16:58:21+00:00

HMT advised the management of Braeforge Limited (“Braeforge”) on its recent development capital fundraising. Equity was secured from a consortium of investors from the dairy industry, and provided essential working capital to support the company’s continuing growth. Braeforge is a leading UK based dairy producer and distributor across the south of England. The company has a network of seven distribution centres supplying a significant customer base of both residential and commercial consumers, delivering to over a hundred thousand [...]

Imperial Innovations Group PLC Invests in Stanmore Implants

2017-11-29T21:32:46+00:00

    HMT advised Imperial Innovations, the UK's leading technology commercialisation and investment company, on its £4 million investment in Stanmore Implants. Stanmore Implants is a specialist in the design and manufacture of patient specific implants for complex orthopaedic reconstructions. Stamnore currently focuses on orthopaedic oncology, and complex primary and secondary revisions in the upper limb, lower limb and pelvis, with a custom design and manufacture service. The proceeds will be used to expand Stanmore's US and UK [...]