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Absolute Radio (originally Virgin Radio) is one of the UK's three Independent National Radio stations.
Apax Partners LLP is a British private equity firm, headquartered in London, England.
A bank is a financial institution that accepts deposits from the public and creates credit.
In economics, capital consists of an asset that can enhance one's power to perform economically useful work.
A cash flow describes a real or virtual movement of money.
Consideration is a concept of English common law and is a necessity for simple contracts but not for special contracts (contracts by deed).
A contract is a promise or set of promises that are legally enforceable and, if violated, allow the injured party access to legal remedies.
Corporate governance is the mechanisms, processes and relations by which corporations are controlled and directed.
Debt is when something, usually money, is owed by one party, the borrower or debtor, to a second party, the lender or creditor.
Denmark (Danmark), officially the Kingdom of Denmark,Kongeriget Danmark,.
Due diligence is an investigation of a business or person prior to signing a contract, or an act with a certain standard of care.
Envy ratio, in finance, is the ratio of the price paid by investors to that paid by the management team for their respective shares of the equity.
In economics, an externality is the cost or benefit that affects a party who did not choose to incur that cost or benefit.
Financial risk is any of various types of risk associated with financing, including financial transactions that include company loans in risk of default.
Hitman is a stealth video game series developed by the Danish company IO Interactive, previously published by Eidos Interactive and Square Enix.
HMV Retail Ltd. is an entertainment retailing company (registered in England) operating in the United Kingdom.
In contract theory and economics, information asymmetry deals with the study of decisions in transactions where one party has more or better information than the other.
Insider trading is the trading of a public company's stock or other securities (such as bonds or stock options) by individuals with access to nonpublic information about the company.
The International Harvester Company (abbreviated first IHC and later IH) was a United States manufacturer of agricultural machinery, construction equipment, trucks, and household and commercial products.
IO Interactive A/S (IOI) is a Danish video game developer based in Copenhagen, best known for developing the Hitman series.
A leveraged buyout (LBO) is a financial transaction in which a company is purchased with a combination of equity and debt, such that the company's cash flow is the collateral used to secure and repay the borrowed money.
Liquid Comics is a comic book company, founded in 2006 as Virgin Comics LLC, which produced stories (many of which are Indian-culture related) for an international audience.
In finance, a loan is the lending of money by one or more individuals, organizations, and/or other entities to other individuals, organizations etc.
A management buy-in (MBI) occurs when a manager or a management team from outside the company raises the necessary finance, buys it, and becomes the company's new management.
Mark Dyne is chairman and CEO of Europlay Capital Advisors, a merchant banking and advisory firm.
Money is any item or verifiable record that is generally accepted as payment for goods and services and repayment of debts in a particular country or socio-economic context.
In economics, moral hazard occurs when someone increases their exposure to risk when insured.
Navistar International Corporation (formerly International Harvester Company) is an American holding company, that owns the manufacturer of International brand commercial trucks, IC Bus school and commercial buses, Workhorse brand chassis for motor homes and step vans, and is a private label designer and manufacturer of diesel engines for the pickup truck, van, and SUV markets.
New Look is a British global fashion retailer with a chain of high street shops.
Permira is a European private equity firm.
A perverse incentive is an incentive that has an unintended and undesirable result which is contrary to the interests of the incentive makers.
The principal–agent problem, in political science and economics, (also known as agency dilemma or the agency problem) occurs when one person or entity (the "agent") is able to make decisions and/or take actions on behalf of, or that impact, another person or entity: the "principal".
Private equity typically refers to investment funds organized as limited partnerships that are not publicly traded and whose investors are typically large institutional investors, university endowments, or wealthy individuals.
Profit, in accounting, is an income distributed to the owner in a profitable market production process (business).
Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson (born 18 July 1950) is an English business magnate, investor and philanthropist.
Risk is the potential of gaining or losing something of value.
Sanity is an Australian chain of music and entertainment stores and is the country's second largest retailer of recorded audio and video discs.
In financial markets, a share is a unit used as mutual funds, limited partnerships, and real estate investment trusts.
Springfield ReManufacturing Corp (SRC) was established in 1983 when 13 employees of International Harvester purchased a part of that company that rebuilt truck engines, with $100,000 of their own money and $8.9 million in loans, with the goal of saving 119 jobs.
Springfield is the third-largest city in the state of Missouri and the county seat of Greene County.
Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. is a Japanese video game developer, publisher, and distribution company that is best known for its Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, and Kingdom Hearts role-playing video game franchises, among numerous others.
Square Enix Limited (formerly Domark Limited and Eidos Interactive Limited), doing business as Square Enix Europe, is a British video game publisher, acting as the European subsidiary of Square Enix.
A stealth game is a type of video game in which the player primarily uses stealth to avoid or overcome antagonists.
In business, a takeover is the purchase of one company (the target) by another (the acquirer, or bidder).
Born in a Punjabi Sikh family, Tom Singh OBE (born August 1949) is the founder of the New Look chain of high street fashion stores in the United Kingdom.
Venture capital (VC) is a type of private equity, a form of financing that is provided by firms or funds to small, early-stage, emerging firms that are deemed to have high growth potential, or which have demonstrated high growth (in terms of number of employees, annual revenue, or both).
Viacom Inc. is an American multinational media conglomerate with interests primarily in film and television.
A video game developer is a software developer that specializes in video game development – the process and related disciplines of creating video games.
Virgin Group Ltd. is a British multinational corporation venture capital conglomerate founded by entrepreneurs Sir Richard Branson and Nik Powell.
Virgin Megastores is an international entertainment retailing chain, founded by Sir Richard Branson as a record shop on London's Oxford Street in early 1976.
Virgin Radio is a brand owned by the Virgin Group.
In contract law, a warranty has various meanings but generally means a guarantee or promise which provides assurance by one party to the other party that specific facts or conditions are true or will happen.
Zavvi was an entertainment retail chain in the United Kingdom and Ireland, originally Virgin Megastores.