Posts tagged: Ted Baker

Neily on the money ...

Tuesday, 7 June 2022, 7:40 am

Hat tip to Neil "Neily" Craven, the Mail on Sunday's extremely hard working deputy city editor, who reported just over a week ago that Authentic Brands may "pull its bid" for Ted Baker, the London-listed fashion label.

Below are the links to Neily's piece and also the announcement from Ted Baker today...

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Weekend review on a Monday: Ultra Electronics, Ted Baker and THG

Monday, 30 May 2022, 9:04 am

Con Coughlin turned up in The Daily Telegraph's Saturday business section with a story about Ultra Electronics, the London-listed defence company that is in the process of being acquired by Advent International-backed Cobham for over £2.6 billion.

The piece caught Betaville's eye because The Daily Telegraph's longstanding foreign editor rarely writes in the newspaper's business section about corporate stories...

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Sycamore Partners said to weigh £200 million plus takeover bid for Ted Baker, reveals Sky News - Part 2

Thursday, 17 March 2022, 8:13 pm

It would appear The Kleinmanator of Sky News wasn't the only City hack onto the Ted Baker bid rumour.

Last week, Bryce, "The Flying Scotsman", Elder of the venerable Financial Times got into the story in his excellent City Insider column, pointing out that there was talk circulating the London market of a £300 million plus takeover offer. Below is a link to Bryce's piece:..

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Sycamore Partners said to weigh £200 million plus takeover bid for Ted Baker, reveals Sky News

Thursday, 17 March 2022, 7:39 pm

Mark, "The Kleinmanator", Kleinman of Sky News has landed a decent scoop this evening about American private equity firm Sycamore Partners weighing a takeover bid for Ted Baker, the London-listed retailer.

According to Kleiny, Sycamore has hired Numis to advise on the possible takeover, so one assumes the firm's interest is relatively advanced and a statement should be appear soon. Below is a link:..

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