ENIC, the investment trust which is in the process of buying stakes
in four European football clubs, has hired Financial Dynamics to handle
financial PR as it seeks to change its trust status to become a fully
listed leisure company.
ENIC is negotiating the acquisition of 25 per cent of Glasgow Rangers
football club and a controlling stake in three European clubs - Vicenza,
AEK Athens and Slavia Prague.
Financial Dynamics was appointed without pitch after building a strong
base of leisure sector clients, including Manchester United, Leicester
City and Southampton. John Bick, a director at FD, will lead the ENIC
ENIC, formerly the English National Investment Company, is partly backed
by Bahamas-based billionaire Joe Lewis and has a market value of around
pounds 300 million.