Casino operator Capital Corporation has hired Gavin Anderson as its
financial PR agency after a competitive pitch.
This comes as Capital awaits the verdict from the Department of Trade
and Industry on whether London Clubs International can renew its
takeover bid for the company.
Hudson Sandler had been handling financial PR for Capital Corporation
since it went public in 1993.
The board at Capital Corporation has experienced a high turnover since
last November with a new chairman, chief executive and financial
It is understood that the appointment is a result of the new board
reviewing its advisory relationships.
A spokesman for Gavin Anderson said the appointment does not amount to a
bid defence but Capital Corporation is upgrading its PR capabilities in
case of a takeover.