Private Equity Groups to finally call “Full House” on Gala Coral Group?

The newly-announced deal between Ladbrokes and Gala Coral represents the natural end to a long process involving the companies, at least until another PE firm decides to take the business private!

Will CVC gamble on Betfair for added horsepower in its stable?

After gambling on Formula One, private equity firm CVC is now reportedly considering taking a punt on Betfair

Betfair v Ocado - battle of the tech lPOs

Betfair’s IPO will provide an interesting case to compare with Ocado but there are two substantial differences that should mean the Betfair IPO becomes the more successful.