Private equity & shipping funds

Shipping is becoming an increasingly attractive source of alternative investments for private equity funds. Confidence is returning to the shipping markets and there is a need for capital as traditional sources of finance such as bank debt is still relatively scarce.

Investing in shipping, even to seasoned shipping professionals, is a risky strategy where timing is critical, as is understanding the numerous risks that impact the sector.

Moore Stephens is ideally placed to provide a ‘one-stop shop’ to help bridge the knowledge gap between private equity and shipping. We can provide a range of services and advice at the pre- and post-transaction stages, as well as during the transaction and disposal.

Moore Stephens has everything a private equity fund looking to invest in the shipping industry would need. We know the right people, we know the right questions to ask, and we have the skill and the knowledge to evaluate the answers to help bring together the right parties at the right time in a value-added manner.