Mike Ashley mulls taking Frasers Group off the stock market

Mike Ashley Poland Street

Frasers chief executive Mike Ashley is reportedly preparing to take the company private following a period of strong growth for the group’s brands.

The move would leave Michael Murray, who will succeed Ashley as chief executive next May, in a position to make changes without having to consult investors.

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