Reply to post:

Maplin shutdown sale prices still HIGHER than rivals

Fruit and Nutcase Silver badge

That should be the actual takeaway from this: that in the longer term, debt-funded private equity buyouts almost always destroy the business.

Is that a relation of the debt funded private finance initiative schemes that we will be paying off into the distant future?

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019