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Travel, Leisure and Hospitality

After a few years of recession during the economic crisis, the Travel, Leisure and Hospitality sector has had a substantial growth in recent years, due to consumers’s rising spending power and the easing in household disposable incomes. In addition, the current consumer trend of spending more in experiences could give a boost to the sector. Key trends in the market are:

  • Although affected by the increase of terrorism in Europe, the UK’s Travel, Leisure and hospitality sector has observed a solid growth for the past 2 years and the future is looking as bright for 2017
  • The local deal market in the sector has flourished in recent years with 20 deals completed in the Travel, Leisure and Hospitality sector including the investment in The Light Cinemas by Connection Capital, the acquisition of Anite Travel by LDC and the MBI of Minoan Group
  • The increasing number of digitally active consumers on social media is likely to give a boost to the sector in the future

Our corporate finance team has recently advised on significant deals in the Travel, Leisure and Hospitality sector in the Thames Valley and the South of England. To learn more about our expertise in this sector, contact us on 01491579740.

What our clients say

“HMT did a great job, efficiently identifying the key financial issues, helping the deal to complete. Connection Capital has worked with HMT on a number of transactions and the quality of work on this deal matched the high levels we expect. ”
Miles Otway, Partner at Connection Capital
It was a pleasure working with the team at HMT.  Having founded and built Green Board Games over a 23 year period, it was reassuring to have someone as capable and knowledgeable as HMT guide me through the process.”
Gary Wyatt, Founder at Green Board Game Company

 

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