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December 2014
< £100m

Liberty Corporate Finance is pleased to announce the completion of the secondary management buyout of Cordium, the global compliance and regulatory services provider, backed by European Capital.

Cordium, then IMS, was acquired by Sovereign Capital Partners in 2010 with Liberty providing buy-side support. Since the investment from Sovereign the management team lead by CEO, Michel van Leeuwen, has embarked on both organic and acquisitive growth with Liberty working alongside the management team on many of the acquisitions including the US HedgeOp business acquired in 2012 and London based HedgeStart acquired in January 2014.

Liberty were appointed to provide management advice to Michel van Leeuwen and his team on this transaction and look forward to continuing the journey with the team under their new owners.