There are three people at the top of a business whose relationship can determine whether it survives – but the harmony between them often crumbles.
Economic woes and the online market are pushing traditional retailers to the edge of survival. But a high-level debate at the Real Deals in Focus summit on retail concluded that growth is possible despite financial gloom.
The government’s recent decision to scrap new legislation that would tighten the rules of pre-pack administrations has the support of bankers and the private equity industry.
UK deal volumes have risen on the back of falling price expectations for trade deals and sustained pressure on private equity firms to fund deals.
Jon Moulton’s Better Capital has taken luxury boat maker the Fairline Group off 3i.