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Financial Times

BELFAST SHIPYARD SET TO FILE FOR INSOLVENCY

Workers occupy historic site as Harland and Wolff falls into administration

Harland & Wolff Holdings PLC Harland and Wolff, the Belfast shipyard that built the Titanic, is expected to file for insolvency...
The New York Times

FLACKS GROUP EVALUATING POSSIBLE DEAL TO BUY BRITAIN’S LAURA ASHLEY

Investment firm Flacks Group said on Monday it was in the preliminary stages of evaluating a possible deal to buy Laura Ashley Holdings Plc, valuing the British fashion retailer at £20 million.

Florida-based Flacks said any possible offer would be limited to 2.748 pence in cash for each Laura Ashley share. The retailer,...
Nasdaq

FLACKS GROUP EVALUATING POSSIBLE DEAL TO BUY BRITAIN’S LAURA ASHLEY

Investment firm Flacks Group deal to buy Laura Ashley Holdings Plc

Florida-based Flacks said any possible offer would be limited to 2.748 pence in cash for each Laura Ashley share. The retailer,...
Mergermarket

FLACKS GROUP SEEKS BOLT-ON ACQUISITIONS FOR PORTFOLIO FIRM PLEUGER INDUSTRIES

Flacks Group, a Miami-based private investment company, is in talks to acquire bolt-on buys for its
portfolio asset Pleuger Industries.

Flacks has around EUR 50m equity available for add-ons and is in buy and build discussions with Pleuger’s management, he...
02B

FG DEPOSITS 28M INTO ESCROW

The Flacks Group has deposited 28 million

Michael Aubrey Flacks, managing director of Flacks Group, is the only one of the seven suitors that has deposited the...
The Sunday Times

INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL FLACKS

Michael Flacks is on the prowl for hotels, properties, shopping centres and so on

Having snapped up the retailer A-wear, Michael Flacks is on the prowl for hotels, properties, shopping centres and anything else...
Telegraph

FIGHT FOR POUNDWORLD

Poundworld is on the brink of being snapped up by either Flacks Group

US private equity house Flacks Group and Alteri Investors, the former owner of Austin Reed, are vying to take control...
WirtschaftsWoche

INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL FLACKS

US-Investor Michael Flacks erzählt, warum er in Deutschland

WirtschaftsWoche: Herr Flacks, Sie haben als Investor Unternehmen mit 25 bis 500 Millionen Euro und aus der Bauwirtschaft im Visier...
EUWID

WORLDWIDE GROWTH STRATEGY FOR OGRO

Die US-amerikanische Investmentgesellschaft Flacks Group

Diese soll in Zukunft unter dem früheren Namen Ogro am Markt auftreten. Neben dem Standort werden im Zuge der Transaktion...
Mergermarket

RENE LEZARD FG MOVES INTO FASHION

Flacks Group to put in repeat offer for insolvent Rene Lezard

In order to promote growth, Flacks intends to focus on Rene Lezard’s internationalisation and digitisation as well as brand extensions,...
DLA Piper

FÜRSTENBERG 460 EMPLOYEES FG ENTERS THE WOOD INDUSTRY

DLA Piper has advised Flacks Group on the acquisition of the industrial packaging business

The company was acquired by Industrial European Wood Products Holding GmbH, a subsidiary of Flacks Group. The relevant documents were...
Allgemeine Zeitung

FRANKFURT HAHN BIDS – UP TO €100M

SECHS WOLLEN HAHN KAUFEN

Das teilten am Mittwoch Minister Roger Lewentz (SPD) und der Düsseldorfer Wirtschaftsprüfer Martin Jonas in Mainz mit. Sämtliche Bieter hätten...
Reuters

FAN & MORE DIVESTURE ACQUISITION

BRIEF-Solvesta sells ‘fan & more’ to Flacks Group

Primärmarkt der Börse Düsseldorf) hat am Freitag, 23.09.2016, einen Vertrag zur Veräußerung des Teilkonzerns “fan & more” an die Flacks...
Manchester Evening News

COTTBUS AIRPORT REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT

Property magnate buys airport for £1 million A property entrepreneur from Prestwich has bought an airport in Berlin.

Property magnate buys airport for £1 million A property entrepreneur from Prestwich has bought an airport in Berlin. Michael Flacks,...
Manchester Evening News

ACCRINGTON: FG EXPANDS IN RETAIL

Michael Flacks has led a group of international investors

Mr Flacks, who is from Manchester and is now based in Monaco, said he has reached agreement to buy the...
Independent.ie

ARNOTTS: FG OFFERS BETWEEN €75M AND €100M

Arnotts snubs €100m Kuwaiti wealth fund

The Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA) offer was one of two which Flacks said he brought to the table in a...
Irish Examiner

A-WEAR FG MOVES INTO RETAIL

460 jobs saved as A-Wear bought …

The former Brown Thomas-owned company — which operates 32 stores in the Republic — went into receivership on Wednesday evening,...