Posts tagged: The Sunday Telegraph
Sunday, 23 October 2022, 12:07 pm
Frasers Group, the London-listed retail group backed by wily tracksuit-to-trainers entrepreneur Mike Ashley, has secretly been stakebuilding in Asos, the Aim-listed online retailer.
Well, that's according to Christopher Williams of The Sunday Telegraph. ..
Monday, 5 September 2022, 9:20 am
Hat tip to James Warrington of The Sunday Telegraph.
Warrington appears to have dug out a clean scoop about housebuilder Vistry Group weighing a merger with Countryside Properties, which had previously received a takeover offer from its largest shareholder American firm In-Cap.
This morning the tale was confirmed, with Vistry and Countryside announcing a £1.25 billion cash and shares offer from the former for the latter. Below is the link:..
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Tuesday, 22 February 2022, 9:36 am
THG, the London-listed e-commerce business, has this morning released what appears to be a full force denial of The Sunday Telegraph's report about how beauty product suppliers are restricting the flow stock to the company.
Below is a link to THG's categorical denial:..
Monday, 25 October 2021, 10:33 am
Oliver Gill, the hotshot business hack on The Sunday Telegraph, dug out an interesting line on the weekend about Go-Ahead, the beleguered train operator.
Gill's piece claims Go-Ahead might become a takeover target for FirstGroup after its shares collapsed following news it had hidden £25 million of excess profits from the Treasury. Below is a link to Gill's piece:..
Monday, 5 July 2021, 8:39 am
It appears The Sunday Telegraph was bang on the money with it's weekend line about Apollo Global Management coming in for WM Morrison.
So who would have thought it: a potential three-way tussle for Morrisons! Below is the link to the Apollo statement:..
Sunday, 4 July 2021, 11:15 am
The British Sunday newspaper business sections were really talking up the prospects of a bidding war for WM Morrison now that it has agreed to a £6 billion plus offer from a consortium led by SoftBank-backed Fortress and the Koch family. ..
Monday, 25 January 2021, 9:41 pm
There was a piece on the front page of yesterday's The Sunday Telegraph business section that caught Betaville's attention as it was eerily similar to Friday's UNCOOKED Alert on J Sainsbury...
Monday, 4 January 2021, 8:04 am
So, Entain has been forced to confirm it has received a takeover approach from MGM Resorts at £13.83 a share, valuing the business at just over £8 billion. Below is a link:
Sunday, 20 December 2020, 7:57 pm
Payment companies are in the headlines this Sunday but not necessarily for similar reasons...
Monday, 5 October 2020, 12:15 pm
Well, it didn't take long for The Sunday Telegraph's splash story about Fred Done's £2.9 billion counterbid to be quashed.
Rival papers, such as City AM and The Times, are quoting spokespeaople or "people close to the situation" as saying the bookie has no interest in mounting a bid for the whole company. Below are the link:..