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  • 2022 Fintech Industry Report May 27, 2022
    The global fintech market was valued at $6.5 trillion in 2021 and is estimated to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.9% between 2022 and 2028 to reach $16.65 trillion.
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between Edge Electric and Sundog Capital May 25, 2022
    Benchmark International’s client Edge Electric, one of Austin, Texas’ largest and premier commercial and residential electrical services provider, has successfully sold to Sundog Capital of Atlanta, Georgia. Edge Electric, founded in 2009, is a full-service licensed electrical subcontractor serving both the residential and commercial markets with an emphasis in the commercial market. The company has […]
  • Applying EBITDA Multiples To Your Company Valuation May 23, 2022
    If you are considering selling your business, you undoubtedly need to understand its value. Unfortunately, arriving at that answer can entail many different methodologies, and it often involves the familiar valuation formula of applying a multiple of Earnings Before Interest, Tax, Depreciation, and Amortization (EBTIDA). For example, if a company boasts EBITDA of $1 million, […]
  • How Can A Buyer Claw Back Purchase Price? May 20, 2022
    Sellers often focus on the purchase price when considering a sale. Most sellers aim to maximize the proceeds realized through the sale of their business. This mindset makes total sense. They are monetizing their life’s work. Many have lived frugally, diverting money into rather than out of business. As such, the sale of the company […]
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between Complete Marketing Resources, Inc. and VIV May 18, 2022
    The seller, Complete Marketing Resources, is a leader in the web design, search engine optimization and online marketing space, specializing in the automotive industry. Established in 2008, CMR boosts an impressive portfolio of over 600 auto shops that benefit from their wide range of services. The buyer, VIV, offers their clients a suite of digital […]
  • 2022 Digital Healthcare Industry Report May 18, 2022
    The global overall healthcare industry value is projected to reach $665.37 billion by 2028. Focusing on the global digital healthcare segment of the market, it was valued at $145.57 billion in 2021, and it is expected to reach $430.52 billion by 2028, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.9%.   The COVID-19 […]
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between LaddersFree Ltd and REACT Group PLC May 17, 2022
    Benchmark International is pleased to announce the transaction between Topsham-based LaddersFree and AIM listed REACT, in a deal worth up to £8.5m. Established for 20 years, LaddersFree is a commercial window cleaning business serving independent, regional, and national customers across the UK. With an established network of over 300 approved service partners, LaddersFree utilises local […]
  • You Haven’t Missed Out On The Ideal Seller’s Market May 16, 2022
    2021 was a strong market for business owners looking to sell their companies. The market remains ideal and will do so as we move into the first quarter of 2022. As we are in the middle of this year, there is no better time to consider putting your business on the market. 2021 RecapM&A activity […]
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Strategic Partnership Between HSQ Group, Inc. and The HFW Companies May 12, 2022
    The HFW Companies, a leading professional services and growth partner to architecture and engineering firms throughout the country, is pleased to announce its strategic partnership with HSQ Group, LLC, one of the most prominent civil engineering companies in South Florida.
  • 2022 Marketing Consulting, Branding & PR Industry Report May 11, 2022
    The Global Marketing Consulting Market The global marketing consulting market is expected to grow by $3.83 billion between 2022 and 2026, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.75%. Market growth is being driven by various factors, including continued education, the rising need for improved customer digital experiences, and the providing of custom-made […]
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between Air Projects Limited and EA-RS Fire Group May 11, 2022
    Benchmark International is pleased to announce the sale of Leicester-based Air Projects to Witham-based EA-RS. Air Projects is a specialist ventilation engineer working on healthcare and commercial projects from basic extraction systems to hospital theatres and laboratories. Air Projects also provides expert advice on an array of services in ventilation, fume extraction, fire damper testing […]
  • What Are SPACs? May 9, 2022
    A SPAC  (Special Purpose Acquisition Company) is a company with no business operations that is formed solely to raise capital through an IPO to purchase another existing company. It does not produce any product or service, and it does not sell anything. Although SPACs have exploded in popularity in the past few years, they have […]
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between Newgroup (PTY) LTD and Sunpac (PTY) LTD for the Product Brands: Sela, My Natural and Muthi Medicine May 6, 2022
    Benchmark International is pleased to announce the transaction between NewGroup and Sunpac (Pty) Ltd, with Sunpac acquiring NewGroup’s Sela, My Natural and Muthi Medicine brands. NewGroup (Pty) Ltd is a private company owning several brands in the complementary medicines and natural beauty sectors, including Herbex. The brands acquired include a range of specialty teas, hair […]
  • Benchmark International is Pleased to Announce it is Sponsoring DEALSOURCING 2022 May 5, 2022
    Benchmark International is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring DEALSOURCING 2022 on 13th September at the Dorint Hotel Frankfurt/Oberursel. Dealsourcing is a key event in Germany for M&A professionals, hosting hundreds of participants including private equity firms, funding platforms, restructuring advisors, M&A advisors, and due diligence professionals, to name a few. As the […]
  • 2022 Professional Services & Management Consulting Industry Report May 3, 2022
    The Professional Services Market In 2022, the global professional services market is forecast to grow to $6697.56 billion, up from $6040.91 billion in 2021. That is at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.9%. This growth is mainly due to companies’ urgent need to reorganize operations while recovering from the effects of the COVID-19 […]
  • I missed the market! April 29, 2022
    We have been in an unprecedented bull market. I use the phrase here broadly as the public markets have been flying for over a decade, and the M&A market has seen similar levels of growth. Spurred on by aggressive monetary and fiscal policies and a relaxed regulatory environment, the S&P 500 has grown 15.47% as […]
  • 10 Inspirational Graphics About Retirement April 27, 2022
  • What’s The Difference Between Recurring And Repeat Revenue? April 25, 2022
    If you are considering selling your business, you will need to have a clear understanding of its type of customer revenue because it can significantly impact the value of your business. Sometimes people confuse recurring revenue with repeat revenue, but it is essential to understand how they are not the same thing. Recurring RevenueRecurring revenue […]
  • Benchmark International Unveils its New Düsseldorf Office April 22, 2022
    Benchmark International is delighted to announce it has officially opened its new offices in Germany. Taking residence on the eighth floor of the Sky Office in Düsseldorf, the large and modern offices opened in 2009. With an aesthetically pleasing design both inside and out, the building creates an inspiring working environment in a first-class location. […]
  • Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between ARC Abatement Holding Inc and West Fork IP, LLC April 21, 2022
    Benchmark International successfully facilitated the transaction of a collection of four Texas-based companies that provide a range of services, including hazardous material abatement, environmental consulting, and training for private and public clients across the United States. The four operational entities include ARC Abatement, Inc. and ARC Abatement I, Ltd, ARC Industrial Services, LLC, and Asbestos […]