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Sunday Papers: BA chief plots £300m acquisition fund - tips, comment and bids

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 28, 2011 at 00:01

Sunday Papers: BA chief plots £300m acquisition fund - tips, comment and bids

The Sunday Telegraph

* BA chairman, Sir Martin Broughton, draws up plans to raise up to £300 million for new sporting acquisition fund.

* Labour is to push for tighter controls on media takeovers following the collapse of Rupert Murdoch's bid for BSkyB.

* King of Shaves, the independent British brand which launched in the founder's kitchen, has received a number of takeover approaches which value it at as much as £45 million.

Questor share tip

* Hold Amlin

Comment

* Britain's pension funds should invest closer to home.

* Ben Bernanke realised printing yet more money would look desperate.

* Social media and TV need not be enemies - the enduring power of television still eclipses the draw of digital but both have an important place in the advertiser's armoury.

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JULIAN FLOYD

Aug 29, 2011 at 08:10

Why do u not cover The Sunday Times/ The Times???

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