TITLE

Betfair wagers on Freshfields as £910m CVC takeover bid snubbed

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Joshua
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);4/25/2013, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the role of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in the 910 million pounds takeover bid of Betfair Ltd. over CVC Capital Partners Ltd. It states that Betfair rejected CVC's preliminary 880 pence per share offer for the company. It mentions that according to Gerald Corbett, chairman of Betfair Ltd., the company has a unique business with a market position, profitability, cash flow and prospects.
ACCESSION #
87424574

 

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