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OpCapita Considers Selling U.K. Retailer Comet, Sky News Reports

Oct. 18 (Bloomberg) -- OpCapita LLP, the U.K. private-equity firm, is considering a sale of the Comet electronics chain after receiving approaches for the retailer, Sky News reported, citing people it didn’t identify.

OpCapita took over the 240-store chain from Kesa Electricals Plc in February after receiving a 50 million-pound ($81 million) dowry, Sky News said on its website.

To contact the reporter on this story: Sarah Shannon in London at sshannon4@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Celeste Perri at cperri@bloomberg.net

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