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Astonishing tale of corporate hubris, or a simple matter of aristocratic estate management? Daily Mail publisher leaves the markets GUESSING

The corporate contraptions, by which control of the Daily Mail and General Trust has been passed from one generation of Rothermeres to the next, clanked into action again on Monday. From the statement…

The Company has been notified that Rothermere Continuation Limited has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the entire shareholding of The Esmond Harmsworth 1998 Settlement in the Company’s ordinary voting shares, increasing Rothermere Continuation Limited’s shareholding of ordinary voting shares in the Company from 59.9% to 89.2%.

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