Proposed Capital Gains Tax reforms make it imperative for business owners to sell now

Possible Capital Gains Tax reforms to be introduced by Rishi Sunak in the Spring Budget are leading business owners to bring forward their plans to sell. Mergers and Acquisitions Director Leanne Carling looks at what the changes, proposed by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, could mean for companies in the construction and building services industries.

Construction has taken the hardest hit – is your company prepared for what comes next?

2020 saw the construction industry take the hardest hit of any sector. It was a historically difficult year for companies in every industry, with only a very few sectors, such as food services, having anything positive to take from the year.

Joining a group is a viable path forward for your business

Coronavirus, and the economic impact of various forms of lockdown, have dominated everything in 2020 – not least the outlook for companies across the building services and construction sectors.

United Capital increase targets in response to “huge” market opportunities

United Capital, the investment company specialising in consolidating the fragmented UK construction sector, has announced that it is to increase its acquisition targets to £500million, in revenue terms, in response to a significant increase in opportunities.

Glamb Directors to cycle from Vietnam to Cambodia to raise funds for new charity partners

Graeme Carling and his wife and business partner, Leanne will cycle over 400km in 7 days from Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam to Siem Reap in Cambodia which will become the first charity event as part of the company’s year-long charity partnership with Type-1 Diabetes research charity, JDRF.

Property entrepreneurs offer flats to homeless as part of support to Sleep in the Park

Two property entrepreneurs have offered to donate some of their…