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Jennie Johnson
Richard O'Sullivan
Jeremy Roberts
Tony Caldeira
Charlie Mullins
Debbie Pierce
Michael Oliver
Julie Meyer
Brian Hay
David Pollock
Steve Purdham

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The overall value of UK buyouts has increased dramatically in Q1 2010, reaching over £5bn (Q4 2009: £1.1bn) compared to only £5.6bn for the whole of 2009, according to the latest data published by the Centre for Management Buyout Research (CMBOR) and sponsored by Barclays Private Equity.

The overall value of UK buyouts fell by 77 per cent in the first nine months of 2009 to £4.3bn compared to the same period in 2008 when values totalled £18.5bn, according to the Centre for Management Buyout Research (CMBOR).

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