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Carpetright agrees to shareholder takeover deal

Carpetright has agreed a deal to be taken over by its largest shareholder, Meditor Fund. The deal values Carpetright’s issued share capital at £15.2 million and sees the company be acquired by Meditor Holdings, a newly incorporated subsidiary of Meditor Fund. The new subsidiary was formed especially for the purposes of the takeover. Meditor Fund owns 29.9 per cent of Carpetright, wit...continue reading

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BUSINESS SALE


Carpetright agrees to shareholder takeover deal

Carpetright has agreed a deal to be taken over by its largest shareholder, Meditor Fund. The deal va...continue reading

SKS completes four acquisitions

SKS Business Services has announced the acquisition of four companies, with the help of a £10 ...continue reading


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DIVISION SALE


Administrators seek buyer for auction firm

A large retail agency and professional services business has appointed administrators and ceased tra...continue reading

Allianz announces home insurance deal with L&G

Allianz has revealed that they're holding "exclusive talks" with Legal & General amid plans to ...continue reading


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ADMINISTRATION


Brighton energy firm appoints administrators

Brighton-based utilities company Toto Energy has gone into administration, appointing KPMG. Toto&rs...continue reading

Mothercare to appoint administrators

Baby products retailer Mothercare has announced that it will file notices of intent to appoint admin...continue reading


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MBO/MBI


Scale manufacturer taken over in MBO

Weighing scale manufacturer Marsden Weighing Group has been taken over in an MBO. The buyout team wa...continue reading

MBO at Gloucestershire bricklayers

Gloucestershire building services firm Cavendish Park Bricklayers has been taken over in an MBO. The...continue reading


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MERGER


Fiat and Groupe PSA plan to join forces

Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA) and Groupe PSA have confirmed plans to pursue a merger, creating a bu...continue reading

Merger announced for Cambridge law firms

Two law firms based in Cambridge have agreed to merge. Harrison Clark Rickerbys (HCR) and Houlden ...continue reading


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COMMERCIAL PROPERTY


Historical Craven College building up for sale

The landmark Craven College building in Skipton is up for sale. The college is looking to place a ma...continue reading

Capone’s of Wibsey goes on sale

Longstanding pizza parlour, Capone’s of Wibsey, is ready for new ownership. Based in a densel...continue reading


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