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FSA investigates Biffa share prices

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) is investigating a jump in the share price of Biffa, the waste management group, that occurred before an announcement that two private equity firms had made a £1.2 billion bid for the company. According to the Times the FSA is believed to have written to various parties involved in the talks to ask what they knew about any potential bid approach before a statement from HgCapital and Montagu Private Equity in November that they had submitted a takeover ...