Richard Morkel: Investor Relations & Channel Executive

Meet the Team: Richard Morkel, Investor Relations & Channel Executive

This month we interview our Investor Relations & Channel Executive, Richard Morkel. We sat down with Richard to get to know him a bit better, why he chose his role at Velocity and a bit about…


Is sustainability key to exit?

Is sustainability key to exit?

This month we celebrate ‘Plastic Free’ July and it serves to remind us about one of the key themes that we were all discussing back in 2019. Apart from being important in its own right, a…


Founder of companiions

Entrepreneur Interview - Lisa Robinson, Founder of companiions

This month we had the pleasure of getting to know Lisa Robinson, Founder of companiions, a befriending network that brings together people who need a little help or companionship. We met Lisa during…


Technology Sector

Why the Technology sector is so appealing to investors

A recent poll by Bluebox Corporate Finance, asked “if you were given £500k to invest in a company, what sector would it be in?”. The outcome, by an overwhelming majority, was the Technology sector.…


Will the business world be different?

A Message from our CEO: Will the business world be different?

Most of us have enjoyed glorious weather over the past few days, and the UK's accelerating vaccine programme provides reason for cautious optimism.  It feels like normality is re-appearing, slowly,…


The Email Versus Phone Call Debate

The Email Versus Phone Call Debate

Below is a blog contribution from our sister company, Bluebox Corporate Finance. The below was written back in 2016 by James Caan who was once a part of the Bluebox Team. The blog dives into the…


UK’s new national security screening regime

The UK’s New National Security Screening Regime and Its Impact on M&A

Nina Searle, Corporate Partner at TLT LLP, talks about the UK’s new national security screening regime and its impact on M&A … which is much greater than you might expect.   The UK’s…


Bluebox Velocity Team

Meet the Team: Cormac Molloy

This month we interview our Research Analyst, Cormac Molloy, the newest addition to the Velocity team. We sat down (virtually) with Cormac to get to know him a bit better, why he chose a career in…


Sell Your Business

2021: Is Now a Good Time to Sell Your Business?

Following a few years of Brexit-related uncertainty, 2020 was expected to be a bumper year for M&A. The impact of COVID-19, however, sadly disrupted this, with the market effectively coming to a…


transactional mid-market space

The Mid-Market in the COVID-19 Pandemic: One Year On

In the below article, Howard Kennedy’s Head of Corporate, Ashley Reeback, reflects on the transactional mid-market space over the last year.   16TH MARCH 2020 – the Prime Minister’s announcement…