PRESS DIGEST - Sunday British business - Nov. 30

Sun Nov 30, 2014 8:20am EST
 
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LONDON Nov 30 (Reuters) - British newspapers reported the following business stories on Sunday. Reuters has not independently verified these media reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.

The Sunday Times

JOHN LAING PLOTS BREAK-UP OF BALFOUR BEATTY

John Laing Infrastructure Fund is weighing a 1 billion pound ($1.6 billion) bid for Balfour Beatty's investment arm, a move that could trigger the break-up of Britain's biggest construction company, the newspaper said, without citing sources.

SOFTWARE GIANT SOPHOS SETS SIGHTS ON 1 BLN STG LONDON FLOAT

Computer security developer Sophos is planning a London listing next year that could value the business at 1 billion pounds, City sources said. The firm is on the verge of appointing an independent adviser to oversee the listing.   Continued...