High noon raid on CUB

CARLTON and United Breweries is under siege from one of Australia's most active corporate raiders. At noon yesterday, New Zealand born Mr Ron Brierleys industrial Equity Ltd. launched a partial…

Brierley – why we want CUB

INDUSTRIAL Equity Ltd. chairman, Mr Ron Brierley, yesterday defined his companys object in making an offer for 50 million shares in Carlton and United Breweries Ltd. as stemming from a…

Sir Ian queries IEL on bid funds

The chairman of McIlwraith McEacharn Ltd, Sir Ian Potter, today called on Industrial Equity Ltds chairman Mr Ron Brierley, to spell out how IEL plans to fund its bid for…

IEL back with lean hungry look

Industrial Equity Ltd is on the prowl again. The takeover specialist, leaner and rejuvenated after 12 months of consolidation and spring cleaning, is geared for expansion.

Takeover bids on four fronts

Takeover action exploded on four main fronts on national sharemarkets yesterday. Vulcan Industries said it was having talks which could lead to a takeover offer. And Mr Ron Brierley's Industrial…

Industrial Equity is set for active role

Corporate raider, Industrial Equity Ltd. is set for a more active takeover role after a year of "tidying up and consolidation".The move was forecast by the chairman, Mr Ron Brierley,…

How Brierley keeps market on the hop

When General Motors catches cold, the US sneezes. Or so the old saying goes. A similar saying for local application could well read: When IEL strikes, the market jumps.

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