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DFS appoints bankers for upcoming IPO

Sofa specialist DFS has reportedly appointed bankers to prepare a £1 billion stock market listing later this year.

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Fifth & Pacific in late-stage talks to sell off Lucky Brand

Fifth & Pacific Cos Inc. is said to be involved in late-stage talks to sell off its fashion and denim label Lucky Brand to Advent International, a US private equity firm.

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Wiggle set to appoint UBS ahead of possible floatation

The deal by Wiggle majority shareholder Isis Equity Partners is “as good as done” according to Sky News, who reported on the expected appointment of UBS this morning. The news will bolster rumours that a floatation could be on the cards for the bike etailer, which could be valued in excess of £200 million.

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