Transaction Advisory Services

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Transaction Diligence

The potential for error is high in an environment where speed is critical. Our focus is on helping you improve your outcomes.

We help you to:

  • Identify key drivers
  • Improve deal structures
  • Mitigate risks
  • Challenge assumptions about future performance

Whether your business is successful and you are looking to leverage opportunities in the market or your business is stressed and you need assistance with cash flow and mitigating risk, our transaction services can support you and your specific challenges.

Learn about the services we offer to help you get even more from your transactions:

  • Buy-Side Due Diligence
  • Vendor Due Diligence
  • Sales & Purchase Agreement-Negotiations
  • IT Due Diligence
  • Human Resources Due Diligence
  • Commercial Due Diligence

Related content

EY - Share Purchase Agreements

Share Purchase Agreements (December 2013)

Does the chosen purchase price mechanism impact the end price? Learn more.

Share Purchase Agreements archive

  • Share Purchase Agreements (Spring 2012)
    What are the current trends in practice concerning purchase price mechanisms? In this edition, we provide an update of our study from October 2008 as well as valuable insights into the latest purchase price trends.
  • Share Purchase Agreements (April 2010)
    It is important that the closing account preparation rules be clearly set out in the SPA to limit the potential for purchase price disputes between the buyer and seller post-closing. Find out more about trends in the accounting rules for completion accounts specified and items which should be considered when drafting these rules in the SPA.
  • Share Purchase Agreements (December 2009)
    This study explores key factors that should be considered when negotiating the completion accounts and purchase price adjustment preparation process, and presents the trends shown in practice.
  • Share Purchase Agreements (October 2008)
    The challenge in SPAs lies in defining a purchase price mechanism that is acceptable to both the buyer and the seller, while at the same time offering adequate protection against the risk of value changes during the sale process. This brochure gives you an overview of the purchase price mechanisms most often applied in share deals.

Carve-out study

Human capital carve-out study - Strategies of successful sellers

Human capital often represents a company’s largest annual operating expense, and employee benefit obligations add significant corporate liabilities. Download our study  to learn key strategies of successful sellers and leading best practices.

Contact us

To find out more, please contact one of our specialists:

Email Marc Berger
Head Transaction Support – Financial Services
+41 58 286 46 03

Email Stefan Rösch-Rütsche 
Transaction Support
+41 58 286 8536

Email Constantin Gall
Transaction Support

+49 711 9881 14878

Email Amaury Bonnaire
Transaction Support, Geneva

+41 58 286 5517

Email Michael Messerli
Transaction Support
+41 58 286 3201

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