Britain orders security investigation into Cobham-Advent deal

Britain orders security investigation into Cobham-Advent deal

Britain has ordered an investigation into the national security impact of the purchase of defense company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International. The move by business minister Andrea Leadsom is not unusual where there are potential security concerns. Leadsom has called for a report from the Competition and Markets Authority to determine whether Cobham be sold.

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