Doubts cast on Liverpool takeover

Liverpool FC’S debt levels will be a key factor in whether interest from two Indian tycoons leads to major investment, experts said today. It was revealed yesterday that two businessmen from the sub-continent, Mukesh Ambani and Subrata Roy, were competing for bids to buy a significant stake in the club. But representatives of Mukesh Ambani, … Continued

Is the private equity deals market in recovery?

Private equity investment slumped last year, but the sector remains upbeat. Alistair Houghton reports There’s no question that the private equity sector took a massive hit in the recession – but those in the sector insist investment levels will soon start rising again. Research from the Centre for Management Buyout Research (CMBOR) this week showed … Continued