Your Connection to the Business Acquisition Market


With over 20 years' experience, we are the UK’s leading independent business for sale and distressed business listing service.



Your comprehensive overview of businesses for sale, the latest distressed business listings throughout the UK and acquisition insights.


Buy a Business


See Just about every SME company for sale in one place, saving you time and ensuring you don’t miss out on any potential opportunities.

We receive new business listings daily from owner sellers, brokers and other intermediaries throughout the UK.

Set your own precise criteria to receive customised daily email alerts, so you can keep up to date anytime anywhere.


Sell a Business


List your business for sale with us and be seen by thousands of serious buyers today.

There are no transactional costs, fees or commission to pay when selling your business, regardless of whether you are an owner, broker or other intermediary.

As long as the company meets our minimum size criteria and is a genuine UK business for sale, it can be included on our site.


Businesses in Administration


Stay up-to-date with the latest distressed business opportunities. We list every UK company that falls into administration, liquidation or has a winding-up petition lodged against it.

Our members have exclusive access to information on all UK distressed businesses, including direct contact details for any insolvency practitioners.

Get the latest distressed business listings as soon as they are posted with our daily email alerts.




Save Time, Money & Resources


Over the years, we have established a marketplace used daily by buyers and sellers to find businesses for sale, list businesses for sale or simply to keep up to date with M&A market. With everything in one place you’ll be suprised how time you’l have with our service.


Whether buying or selling a business keep up to date with the business acquisition market.


Save yourself time and energy by letting us do the research for you. We provide a comprehensive overview of the distressed business market, SME businesses for sale and daily acquisition news.

Each month, hundreds of companies for sale are listed with us by private owners, business brokers, accountants and intermediaries across the UK. There are also extraordinary opportunities for entrepreneurs to buy distressed businesses or their assets. We publish daily listings of all UK companies in administration, liquidation and winding-up petitions.

Our email alerts, which can be customised to meet your personal search criteria, provide a daily summary of the SME companies for sale and the entire distressed business market, so you don’t even have to log in to stay up to date.



Latest Publication


Business Sale Report publication for September 2018

Businesses For Sale Sectors


Not just for business buyers...


Business Sale Report isn’t just for buyers, it can be used as an effective tool to monitor the acquisition market. You can monitor competitors to see if they have become distressed, giving you the opportunity to buy companies or assets at a reduced price.

Find out more about distressed businesses

Sellers who subscribe can list unlimited businesses for sale for free, which will be viewed by serious buyers. We market your businesses for sale for you in emails and in print, helping you reach your perfect buyer.

Find out more about seller accounts



Informative Insights


Here at Business Sale Report we know the importance of knowledge to that’s why we have compiled extensive resources to help demystify aspects of the industry. Popular resource articles:

  • How to buy or sell a private company
  • Find distressed business opportunities at the right time
  • How to capitalise on failing competition

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