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UK200Group SME Valuation Index 2021

We are delighted that even in these times of uncertainty, the UK200Group can rely on its member firms to deliver sufficient deals to produce and publish its widely anticipated annual Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Valuation Index 2021.

This year’s index shows a recovery of multiples to pre-pandemic levels. Following the volatility of the deal market in 2020, the success of the vaccine rollout alongside continued government support at the start of 2021 resulted in the easing of lockdown measures, allowing for economic growth and increased confidence to return to the SME M&A market. Deal volumes have remained strong throughout the period as capital continued to be available from corporates, Private Equity and banks with interest rates remaining low. A positive pandemic outcome for the deal market was the success of technology in supporting the demands of working remotely which has given some acquirers confidence to widen their geographical boundaries.

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