WPP lines up seven for TNS bid, but GfK yet to counter

  • 15 Aug 2008

UK advertising group WPP is understood to have lined up seven banks for a £1.225bn loan to back its hostile bid for Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS), the UK market research company.

Bank of America, Barclays Capital, BNP Paribas, Citigroup, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander are understood to ...

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