Topics: IPO

Private Equity Firm Hellman & Friedman Looking to Buy Auto Trader

Private Equity Firm Hellman & Friedman Looking ...

US-based private equity firms have been actively seeking European companies from the start of the year and another big bid might be on the way. Reports on Sunday suggest that Hellman & Friedman is set to launch a takeover bid for Auto Trader in the UK.   Potential Deal According to the Sunday Times, the private equity firm is proposing [...]

Online Retailer The Hut Says No to 2014 IPO

Online Retailer The Hut Says No to 2014 IPO

The Hut Group, who trade online as The Hut at http://www.thehut.com/, has been one of the fastest growing online retailers in recent times, establishing itself as a market leader in a competitive marketplace that has traditionally been dominated by eBay and Amazon.   The performance of The Hut Group, which has had investment from and returned cash to private equity [...]