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Gatwick owners' £175m windfall as sale is tipped

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Gatwick owners' £175m windfall as sale is tipped

John Collingridge and Ben Harrington

The Sunday Times

Gatwick’s value has soared to an estimated £6bn-£8bn
Gatwick’s value has soared to an estimated £6bn-£8bnALAMY

Gatwick’s private equity owners have reaped a £175m dividend as speculation mounts over a sale of the airport.

The dividend, paid in October, swelled from £125m a year earlier and followed six months of growing passenger numbers and profits.

Gatwick is owned by Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and a consortium of investors, which acquired it for £1.5bn in 2009 from the former airports monopoly BAA.

The owners have since transformed the airport, luring more airlines and handling more than 44m passengers a year. That has sent Gatwick’s value soaring to an estimated £6bn-£8bn.

GIP made a blockbuster profit from its £2bn-plus sale of London City airport almost two years ago, and City bankers believe it is now wrestling with whether to offload one or both…

Sumber: Google News | Liputan 24 Baa

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