We've got news for you.

Register on BusinessLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

UK landlord Capital & Counties (Capco) has confirmed it is in advanced talks with property group Shaftesbury about a reported £3.5bn (R69.3bn) merger, which would bring major tourist hotspots Covent Garden and Chinatown under a single owner.

The tie-up could see the two own vast swathes of the West End of London, with Capco set to own 53% of the combined company and Shaftesbury 47%...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now