The saga of beleaguered waste management company Biffa was finally brought to an end last week with the agreement of a debt-for-equity swap. Such a classic tale of an over-leveraged private equity deal going sour is, as ever, popular with the papers, but how did things get so bad at Biffa?
Opticians group will pursue an acquisitive growth strategy under LDC's ownership
97.4% of the company's issued and outstanding shares are tendered at €20 per share
Anterra extends the fund to capitalise on the global food sector and expands its team
Shares are valued at approximately €123.9m, based on the share price of €41.30 per share