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It is not always necessary to build a business from the beginning by yourself – an excellent alternative to become an entrepreneur is also through change of ownership such as business acquisition. Purchasing a business makes it possible to maintain the company’s prior achievements.
Changes of ownership include acquisitions, generational changes, and other ownership arrangements of the company.
As more and more entrepreneurs will retire in the future, we believe that a change of ownership is the way we can keep people employed and benefit from the well-executed groundwork that has already been done in companies.
Could a change of ownership be a solution for you? Check out our information package on this page!
The information content has been produced in co-operation with Yrityspörssi Oy.
Sale of shares or business?
Where to find the successor to the company?
You can search for buyers in your own close circle or with the help of an expert more broadly.
Where to find a company to buy?
For those considering buying a business, there are several business sales services and business intermediaries on the Internet.
Help with change of ownership
There is plenty of help available. In many cases, the entrepreneur does great on his own, but in an acquisition, refusing expert help is a real risk-taking.»Regional organization specific advice on change of ownership
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A webinar on what everyone should know about the value and sales condition of their business. The webinar is hosted by Petri Roininen, CEO of Investors House Oyj and Chairman of the Growth Entrepreneurs' Network (2020-2021).
The video is in Finnish but you can add English subtitles through the icon on the down right corner of the video.
Finnvera provides financing for the start, restart, growth and internationalisation of enterprises and guarantees against risks arising from exports. Finnvera is a specialised financing company owned by the State of Finland and it is the official Export Credit Agency (ECA) of Finland.