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Paragon (2)

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1984 Management buyout of 9 industrial companies, including Coloroll and Newage Transmissions, from Charterhouse Group; the companies were put together in a new company called Paragon[1]

1985 Coloroll was floated on the Stock Exchange[2]

1985 July: the five executive directors of Newage Transmissions Limited arranged a management buyout.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Nov 22, 1984
  2. The Times, May 10, 1985