Our service areas Strand Hanson offers a full range of corporate finance services. Flotations Strand Hanson advises businesses from a wide range of sectors and jurisdictions on flotations in London, on both the AIM and the Main Market of the London… Listing on the London Stock Exchange can offer businesses access to a broader investor base and offer an enhanced profile. Its success is rooted in careful planning and an understanding of the likely issues. Nominated Adviser As a nominated adviser, Strand Hanson provides independent, highly focused advice to high-growth companies, from a variety of jurisdictions, on AIM. Our experience in advising companies either in emerging / frontier markets and various stages in their lifecycles, means we are ideally placed to advise on, and more importantly to deal with, the challenges and opportunities that are often faced by companies listed on AIM. Fundraisings Strand Hanson is able to advise clients on all aspects of their fundraising activities, whether public or private including assistance with sourcing and structuring… The timing and structure of secondary fundraisings varies significantly from company to company. We work to ensure the right structures are in place for each of our clients. Mergers & Acquisitions Strand Hanson provides a full M&A offering with a dedicated M&A team advising corporate clients, financial sponsors and activist shareholders on all aspects of M&A… Strand Hanson is a leading mid-market M&A adviser and our current team has advised on M&A transactions with an aggregate value of c.£3.0bn since our MBO in 2009. MBOs, MBIs Strand Hanson has in-depth expertise in advising all types of participants in MBOs and MBIs along with strong contacts within the debt and equity funding markets. Strand Hanson has in-depth expertise in advising all types of participants in MBOs and MBIs along with strong contacts within the debt and equity funding markets. Restructuring & disposals Corporate restructuring can take a wide variety of different forms and can be highly complex, particularly in cross-border transactions. Our diverse client base and… Disposals of entire businesses or non-core assets/divisions can be an effective way of realising value for shareholders and refocusing the business. General advisory Strand Hanson offers a wide range of general corporate advisory services, to both private and public companies, which complement our AIM and Main Market… High quality, independent advice can be a significant factor in a company evaluating its strategic opportunities – the earlier that it is sought the more effective it tends to be. Private equity / pre-IPO Through Strand Ventures, Strand Hanson is able to advise and invest in early stage companies and larger private companies, primarily in the natural resources… For private businesses seeking to raise funds, the type of investor is as important as the quantum of funds raised.