Originally Posted by ---Nemo---
Made his £59m investing in shares man Des. Took him ten years yer nar.
10 year ago he was a bankrupt hairdresser, and with a gambling problem.
There were links to a macau casino operator who were allegedly financing the buy as he had no money himself. Dont need to be poirot to work out there's a rabbit away there.
he needed bridging finance to seal the takeover... a wealthy HK businessman needing bridging finance for a deal well under 100m..aye righto.
40m for players he said. Well that included wages and all of it was loaded onto brum's balance sheet as debt.