Caroline Ramsey

After completing her Communications BA at Bournemouth University, Caroline began her career writing UK and US industry news for a business news agency. She then moved on to the role of Communications and Publications Editor at a niche publishing and consultancy firm where she edited research reports and wrote copy for the web and for marketing projects.

Caroline joined Business Sale Report in December 2008. She writes, edits and researches articles for clients and looks after editorial matters for the company.

News - written by Caroline Ramsey

The management team at a fire protection device firm has put pen to paper on a deal to take control of the company, thanks to some support from private equity. [more]
Real estate investment trust, Secure Income REIT PLC, has purchased the Manchester Arena venue as part of a larger deal worth some GBP436m. [more]
Administrators have been appointed at Countrywide Farmers, a provider of farming supplies, after difficult trading conditions and a failed attempt to sell its retail arm had damaging effects on its fortune. [more]
Hawthorn Leisure, a firm led by co-founder CEO Gerry Carroll, is being put up for sale by majority owners Avenue Capital. [more]
Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) has revealed it is selling its insurance arm to Phoenix Group for GBP3.2bn. [more]
The Jamie Oliver restaurant Group has confirmed that it is looking into selling off it Barbecoa steak restaurant chain. [more]
A luxury yachting company has run aground after announcing that it would enter administration due to a lack of sufficient funding to continue trading. [more]
A management buyout at Bath-based customer relationship management (CRM) firm, Armadillo CRM is to result in major expansion of the company, according to the new owners. [more]
The former home of the Dunnes Store in Glasgow city centre is being put up for sale by its Irish owners. [more]
Japan's Fujitsu electronics company has announced it is in talks with an investment fund group concerning the potential sale of its mobile phone company, according to the Nikkei newsp [more]
A country house hotel in Oxfordshire has been put up for sale following a GBP3m renovation. [more]
London Thameside landmark Battersea Power Station is being sold in a deal worth some GBP£1. [more]
UK construction titan, Carillion, is set to go into liquidation; putting thousands of jobs at risk. [more]
A firm that develops and designs innovative energy storage systems based just off the Silverstone Circuit has been put up for sale after entering administration this week. [more]
Brixton’s famous market, home to 140 restaurants and retailers, could be snapped up by Sports Direct in a surprise £30 milli [more]
A total of five temporary workforce services companies based in Birmingham have been wound up. [more]
A Kent-based internet service provider (ISP) which was investigated by market regulator Ofcom over allegations it was making “illegal nuisance calls” has gone into administ [more]
A London-based gambling company is hoping to be snapped up by an interested buyer after reporting a big jump in revenues for the past quarter. [more]
A Scottish company that specialises in delivering parts for wind turbines has gone into administration following growing competition and rising costs, costing 21 employees their jobs. [more]
A Yorkshire-based menswear chain has been bought out of administration by a new trading company, saving 181 jobs and 40 retail stores around the UK. [more]