The team, which comprised of Chris Buckenham and Keith Mitchell, secured the deal, which saw TBG acquire Wishing Well Taverns and R P Wigham & Co to create a group with a turnover of almost £13m.
The deal was secured with the support of Leisure and Media VCT as principal equity provider together with facilities from the Royal Bank of Scotland and Scottish Courage Ltd.
Chris Buckenham, Grant Thornton corporate finance manager said: ‘We are pleased to have assisted with the acquisition of these quality businesses and to assist TBG in its development.’
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season
Baldwins Accountancy Group has continued investment in the north-east and appointed David Fish as a director in its corporate finance team
UK M&A activity bounced back strongly in July and August, according to analysis by the deals practice at PwC.
Smith & Williamson has added Jim Clark and Philip Marsden, of Marsden Clark Corporate Finance Limited, to its corporate finance team.