Due diligence forms an essential part of buying a business as it provides a bridge between making an offer to acquire a business and completing the deal at an agreed price. When looking to acquire a business, it genuinely pays to get the right information from the right people. Any offer made for a business should be “subject to due diligence” and therefore, the cost of a due diligence exercise can pay for itself hundreds of times over, if it is found that the business is not quite as what it seems, as portrayed by the Vendor.  For further information, please CLICK HERE