Corporate Financial Services

Specialist advice and execution in corporate finance, including mergers and acquisitions, debt capital markets and financial portfolios.

Description

Advice on any complex corporate finance matters. This agreement covers everything from long term policy planning to shorter term response to external events.

This agreement replaces two previous: HM Treasury Corporate Financial Advice, and ConsultancyONE. It’s scope is expanded to better meet the needs of the public sector. CCS also provides a management consultancy framework that may be a better fit for specific requirements.

The following table should help you choose which agreement is best for your needs. Read the Route to Market for further help.

Use the management consultancy framework if: Use the corporate finance services framework if:
  • Duration is less than 3 weeks
  • Duration is more than 3 weeks
  • You have simple/operational needs
  • You have complex/strategic needs
  • You want pricing based on T&M
  • You want pricing based on monthly fixed fee
  • You don’t need access to banking suppliers
  • You want access to banking suppliers
  • You don’t need T&Cs specific to the finance services framework
  • You want T&Cs specific to the finance services framework

 

Benefits

  • 42 suppliers and seven lots to resolve potential conflicts of interest
  • Indicative fee structures per lot with pricing indications
  • A template for easy supplier selection in call-off tenders

Products and suppliers

There are 42 suppliers on this framework

Lot 1 : General corporate finance advice, separate to any transaction execution

Expires:

29 suppliers

Lot 2 : Advice on and execution of specific corporate transactions

Expires:

22 suppliers

Lot 3 : Advice on and execution of specific equity or equity related capital markets tra

Expires:

19 suppliers

Lot 4 : Advice on and execution of specific debt capital markets transactions

Expires:

17 suppliers

Lot 5 : Specialist retail offer advice and execution in relation to specific capital mar

Expires:

9 suppliers

Lot 6 : Specialist corporate finance advice in relation to the infrastructure sector

Expires:

29 suppliers

Lot 7 : Specialist corporate finance advice in relation to portfolios of, or discrete, f

Expires:

17 suppliers

How to buy

Identify the lot and the suppliers that meet your requirement. Run a further competition to invite them to tender. There’s more detail in the user guidance. See the attached documents.

Email info@crowncommercial.gov.uk for guidance on costs and other questions.