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Sports Direct founder buys House of Fraser stake 8 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

Mike Ashley, the founder of retailer Sports Direct International, has acquired an 11% stake in department store group House of Fraser.


Ashley sells GBP223m Sports Direct stake 8 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

Mike Ashley, the founder of Sports Direct International, has sold a GBP223m (US$372.6m) stake in the sporting goods retailer.


700 jobs saved in Elverys management buyout 1 Apr 2014

Katie Smith

Around 700 jobs have been saved as a result of a management buyout of Irish sportswear chain Elverys, which has been in examinership since February.


Sports Direct “confident” after 11% Q3 sales surge 19 Feb 2014

Richard Woodard

Retailer Sports Direct International said it was on track to meet its full-year earnings forecast after seeing group sales rise 11.2% in the three months to 18 February.


Sports Direct silent on Heatons legal action 14 Feb 2014

Katie Smith

UK retailer Sports Direct has refused to be drawn on a report it is in the process of taking legal action against Irish department store retailer Heatons.

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