Selling your business
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Our famous Turner Butler guarantee
Turner Butler successfully sells businesses quickly, confidentially and for the right price. All you have to do is call us free on 0800 028 9999.
All conversations are strictly confidential. Your satisfaction is assured through our no risk, 100%, iron-clad guarantee.
Guarantee 1-No Sale No Fee
To put it simply until you sell there is not a penny to pay No Sale No Fee that's guaranteed.
Guarantee 2-Nothing to pay until it's sold
No Advance Fee. Put simply we will never we will never charge you a marketing fee, a commitment fee, a valuation fee, a documentation fee or any fee until your business is sold.
Guarantee 3-No Cancellation Fee
We will not charge you a fee for cancelling our agreement. Your decision to sell your business is one of the most important decisions you'll ever make. To secure the best possible outcome for yourself, it is of paramount importance that you work with a team dedicated to your best interests.
Selling your business at the highest value
We know that there are no shortcuts to your success. Selling your business quickly, confidentially and at the highest value takes persistence, professionalism and experience, backed by a high level of service and resources.
Sell your business confidentially
Our goal is clear: to sell your business confidentially, quickly and for the maximum money. All you have to do is call us free on 0800 028 9999 for a high level of professional service which is confidential, personal and friendly.
Expertise, professionalism and experience
All conversations are strictly confidential. Turner Butlers expertise, professionalism and experience will sell your Business for its maximum value.
Free no obligation confidential business valuation
We would be pleased to carry out a free market valuation of your business. Simply telephone us free on 0800 028 9999 to arrange an appointment with an experienced district valuer or simply click on free business valuation to complete a form and we will contact you in confidence.
This offer is made without any obligation and is completely free.
Professional, friendly and personal service
We provide you with a professional, friendly and personal service. Our national team carry out hundreds of valuations each year, giving you our detailed knowledge of the business market. We consistently achieve the maximum value for our clients, with the added reassurance of our experience, commitment and expertise.
No hidden charges or fees
There are no hidden charges or fees when you decide to sell your business with us. We simply deliver to you knowledge and expertise. As the established experts with over 39 years of extensive knowledge, we make selling your business easier, with the added reassurance of our extensive history of success.
Maximising your business sale price
Put plainly, the Turner Butler team is specialist in the sale of businesses, focusing on maximising the price achieved for your business quickly, easily, confidentially and for the maximum value. We are passionate about delivering the maximum value for you, with nearly 40 years of experience in the successful completion of the sale of businesses, with the skills and resources to maximise the sale value of your business.
Successful sale of businesses
We have managed the successful sale of numerous businesses. We are dedicated to helping our clients maximise the price achieved for their business.
Turner Butler makes selling an educated process, doing everything from marketing to our registered buyers, advertising, both nationally and internationally in media as diverse as The Sunday Times, The Telegraph, the Times, specialist trade journals, National and International Websites including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Daily Mail, The FT.Com and over 140 other international and local partner websites.
Our specialist research and identifying potential strategic buyers, the buyers who will pay the most.
Contact us to learn more about our relentless marketing
Turner Butler's continuing efforts deliver many hundreds of potential buyers every month.
For many of our clients, buying or selling a business is likely to be something they do only once during their lives. We are able to call on a wealth of expertise and experience in all manner of businesses sales, while recognising the need to provide a highly personalised, individual approach.
We can market your business without your employees, customers or competitors knowing that the business is for sale. We can discuss the fundamentals of your business and of the proposed sale without releasing your business name. Before identifying the business to a buyer, the buyer signs a legally binding confidentiality agreement to protect your trade secrets. This is very important to smooth successful continuation of trade during the sales period.
We will assist you in protecting confidentiality by preparing a non-disclosure agreement (Confidentiality Agreement) to bind prospective purchasers.
Our professionals have advised hundreds of business owners on the business valuation and its saleabilty. guideing our clients through all stages of the sale process. We assist our clients in analyzing offers, structuring the transaction, and developing the preferred negotiating strategy.
You will need to know how much your business is worth; we will visit you, prepare a free market appraisal of your business and assist you in arriving at the maximum sales price.
Professional, friendly and personal service
We provide you with a professional, friendly and personal service. Our national team carry out hundreds of market appraisals each year, giving you our detailed knowledge of the business market. We consistently achieve the maximum value for our clients.
Tangible assets of your business
Our market appraisal approach assesses the tangible assets of your business, such as premises, machinery and employees while considering the value of your intangible assets, your brand, client base, marketplace, reputation, goodwill, your unique selling advantage, the uniqueness of your products or services, what distinguishes your business making unique and ready-made. Other factors include multiples of adjusted profits, entry cost valuations etc.
Preparation of the Sales Memorandum
Turner Butler will prepare an outline Sales Memorandum showing the history, strengths and profile of your business without identifying your company. You then approve this thorough Sales Memorandum, which best presents the prospects and opportunities offered by your business to potential purchasers.
The marketing plan
This is our plan of action, starting with the preparation of the Sales Memorandum, appraising the business, researching and identifying the prospective purchasers.
Communication includes everything from contact directly with the principal decision-maker of the prospective purchaser, premium regular advertising in prestigious publications to public relations and the Internet.
In addition to where we advertise the opportunity, we consider how frequently potential purchasers need to receive it.
Database of buyers
We position your business to maximize interest in the market and develop a broad target list of both national and international strategic buyers Our proven process has been perfected with 39 years of experience producing outstanding results for our clients.
We keep detailed records of every active prospective buyer that has passed through our process. This database holds over 20,000 registered potential purchasers seeking suitable business opportunities.
The records include the kind of business by SIC code, size, geographical area, and amount of funds available. We frequently find by research on our database the potential trade purchasers that are both willing and able purchasers.
We will prepare for you a Disclosure Statement to assist in protecting your representations, pertinent to the accuracy of all matters and to the provisions of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.
Negotiations and guiding the sale
We are the experts in handling your negotiations. We will work to get you the best possible deal. We have been through the process on many occasions and can guide you on a path that helps avoid the pitfalls and potential problems. We know how to capitalise on your strengths and minimise the weaknesses of any deal, making your sale happen.
Financing of the sale
Our dedicated transaction support team has a wealth of experience helping source the most suitable sources of finance for the purchase of your business personal capital, bank overdraft, long-term commercial loans and mortgages, national and regional agencies, venture capital, or equity capital.
Heads of agreement
We assist in preparing the principal terms of the offer as agreed between acquirer and vendor.
Co ordination of advisors
You will usually have existing relationships with solicitors, financial planners and accountants. Working together with these advisors, we facilitate bringing a team focus to meeting your goals in the successful completion of the sale process.
Leading the negotiations
When the transaction is in progress, we lead the negotiations, providing a focal point for all communication. We work alongside you as active participants, or simply provide behind-the-scenes advice on the deal as it progresses.