A Saudi Arabian-backed £305m takeover of Newcastle United FC has been completed.
Ovo Energy is making plans to make a bid for Bulb, the sixth largest energy company in the UK and one of Ovo’s rivals, only two weeks after Bulb sought a bailout to avoid becoming yet another energy company to go out of business.
Netflix has acquired the rights to all of Roald Dahl’s works in a deal reportedly worth more than £500m.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into the $2bn takeover of American book publishing business Simon & Schuster (S&S) by Penguin Random House (PRH). The concern is that the takeover would make PRH the world’s largest bookseller, in turn stamping out competition between UK booksellers.