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War breaks out in London’s Great Portland Street between Engine’s Dave the consultancy and UKTV’s Dave the TV station

This could get nasty, two neighbours in London’s Great Portland Street (formerly the capital’s rag trade area, now home to agencies and the like) are battling in the European courts over the use of the rather unglamorous name ‘Dave.’ Dave ...

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US venture fund HIG Capital buys 40 per cent of Engine Group

Engine Group chairman Peter Scott has finally got the expansion money he’s been looking for, raising £32.5m now with £30m promised in two years’ time from US-based ventures and private equity fund HIG Capital. If and when all the HIG ...

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Engine Group says no to IPO, has Peter Scott got his timing wrong?

Engine CEO Peter Scott has earned a deserved reputation for shrewd business dealing over the past thirty years but his announcement today that Engine Group, the mini-marcoms company based on ad agency WCRS (he was one of the original names ...

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