PAI Partners is mooted as a possible bidder for Britvic which closed up 8.5p to 255p on Friday. Talks with Permira collapsed in October but The Times says it could be revived if another bidder emerged. At one stage on Friday the shares spiked at 259.75p. The Times 09/12/06 page 60 (In the know) The Daily Telegraph 09/12/06 page 35 (The Market)

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