Venture capital


19 Feb 2007 Enterprise faces takeover bid protected
Shares in support services group Enterprise settled at 531 pence on Firday, up 4 pence, after reports that the board had accepted a takeover bid of 605 pence a share.
18 Feb 2005 Amey increases Tube Lines share protected
Support services specialist Amey has completed a £146.8 million acquisition of Jarvisís one-third share in Tube Lines Ltd.
21 Jan 2005 Inspace set to seek Aim listing protected
Inspace, the property support services arm of construction firm Willmott Dixon, is set to float on the London Stock Exchange this year, after its turnover exceeded £100 million for the first time
23 Jul 2004 Dyno-Rod to go public protected
Dyno-Rod is planning an accelerated initial public offering. The drain clearing firm, which will be known as Dyno Group, will be listed on Aim next month.
30 Apr 2004 Rentokil executive sells shares protected
Sir Clive Thompson, former chief executive of Rentokil, has sold more than £9.25 million of his shares in the cleaning and pest control firm Ė about 70 per cent of his total stake.