Buyers start to circle HMV sale

City A.M. Reporter
COLLAPSED retailer HMV is being circled by up to 50 potential suitors keen to buy parts of the chain, it emerged last night.

HMV, which appointed Deloitte as administrators on Monday, has received expressions of interest from a variety of potential buyers, including private equity groups and trade buyers, Deloitte said.

Game, the video game retailer owned by private equity firm OpCapita which also oversaw Comet, emerged as a potential buyer for a number of stores last night.