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Knights to IPO on the London Stock Exchange

Just a month after Rosenblatt announced plans to raise £43m in the largest legal IPO so far, UK 100 firm Knights is set to be the fifth firm to float on the London Stock Exchange. This morning Knights announced plans to list on AIM at the end of this month. Part of the proceeds from […]

Knights snares multimillion-pound funds injection from Permira

Knights, the fastest-growing firm by headcount in this year’s UK 200: The Independents report, has secured a multimillion-pound debt financing from Permira Debt Managers (PDM).Knights, the fastest-growing firm by headcount in this year’s UK 200: The Independents report, has secured a multimillion-pound debt financing from Permira Debt Managers (PDM).

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Knights buys Darbys to create £40m top 100 firm

Private equity-backed Knights is acquiring Darbys Solicitors in a deal that will create a top 100 firm with more than 300 professionals across seven offices and a total turnover of around £40m. The acquisition is expected to complete in early January, with Darbys transferring to the Knights Professional Services brand. The deal is the first […]

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Knights to open office in Derby after doubling turnover to £20m in 2014/15

Private-equity backed firm Knights is set to open a Derby office in August following the doubling of its turnover to a projected £20m in 2014/15. The turnover figure exceeded Knights CEO David Beech’s expectations last year, when he said the firm was expected to turn over in excess of £15m during 2014/15 having hit £7.5m […]

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