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Lloyds Development Capital backs management buyout of Ocean Outdoor

The management team of Ocean Outdoor, backed by LDC Capital (part of Lloyds Banking Group), has bought the company from its early stage investors, Smedvig Capital and others, for an undisclosed sum. This means that Ocean Outdoor will stay independent ...

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France’s JC Decaux set to buy £50m Ocean Outdoor

French out of home giant JC Decaux is leading the bidding for the UK’s Ocean Outdoor and is expected to wrap up a £50m deal next week. Ocean Outdoor was founded by Damian Cox in 2005 and has the UK’s ...

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New Plan UK facial recognition charity poster cuts out men

That’ll learn ’em (us). Plan UK is a charity promoting the education of girls in impoverished countries and it’s the first UK client to use new ‘facial recognition’ posters that can tell if you’re a man or a woman (or ...

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CBS puts for sale sign on outdoor, banks on Olympics boost

Of course the second is only relevant if the first, selling the outdoor business, doesn’t happen. CBS CEO Les Moonves said last night that he hadn’t yet had a call from French outdoor giant JC Decaux wanting to buy the ...

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