Is IFSEC For Sale? Will Reed / ISC West Buy It?

A UK website is reporting that Informa's UK events, most notably IFSEC International, is up for sale. See: Flashes and Flames "Are Informa UK events for sale?".

The article qualifies it by saying "It is believed there have been initial discussions about possible divestment". The author, Colin Morrison, is a long-time media executive.

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*******'* **** *** **** terrible,**** ** ******* ******% **** * **** operating ****:

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***** ** * **** part ** ******* ** whether **** **** ** or ***, *** ****** problem ** ***********.

*************, *** ******* ********** about **** ***********, *** runs **** ** ******, including *** ****, ****** IFSEC.

**********, **** ***** ***** to ** *** ******* Reed, *** ***** ***** own **********, ***** *** IFSEC, ** ******* ** us.

**** ***** ***** ** us *** ******* ****, who ***** ***** *** challenges, ***** *** *****, is ******* ** **.

** **** ** *** position ** ** ****** anything? ***** ********** *** pretty **** *** **** as ***** ***** *********** by *****, **?

*** ****'* **********, ***** ******** ******* has **** **** ****** because **** ** ***** revenue ** *** ** shows, *.*., '****-**-****' ** down **%:

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***, ******* **** (****'* owner) ***** ** ** the ****, * **** no ****. * *** factor ** **** ***** Informa *****. ***** ******* is ******* ** *** rid ** ** *** pennies ** *** ******? I ***'* **** ***, if **** **** **** to ****, **** ***** see ** ** * bargain ** **** ** around **** *********** ******.

** ***** ***** ** such * ***** **** of *******, *** **** is **** * ***** part ** ****, **** it ** ********* * coin ****.... *** ******** growth********** - **** ****** both **** ******* ** the ******************?

** **** *****?

**** **** ******* ** the ******* ****** *****?

*** **** *** ******, IFSEC *** ******* ** different *********. ****, ***** has * ****** ********** (***** ********** *** ******** Event ********).

****** ** * ******** term ********** '****** **** last ****'.

**** *** *** **** numbers **** *** **** ten *****?

**** *** *** **** numbers ** **** **** the **** ******?

* **** **** **** has ******* **** *****, but * ***'* ****/******** enough ** ***** *** much ** * ******* COVID ********** ******** ** what ******* ***** **** been ******** ** **** sans *****.

****** ** * ******** term ********** '****** **** last ****'. **** *** the **** ******* **** the **** *** *****?

*** **** ** ** both ** ****** ***** and **** * *** year ******.** ****, **** *** **,*** attendance *** ** ****, they *** ~**,***.

***** ***** ******* **** downward ******** **** ********** alternatives *** *** **** is *** ******** ** the ******** **** ***** International ** ** ******.

**** ***** ** *********** to ***.

** *** **, ***** is ********* *********** **** (better) *********-****** ***** ***** hosted ** ******** *****, with ****** ******** **** as **** ** **-**** parking ** *** ***!

*** ****** ********** ***** associated **** ** *****-***** event, ******* **** **** transport *** ************* ***** mean **** *** *** for ********* *** ********** is *** ***** ** best.

******* ******** **** ** year *****’* ****** (** was **** ****** ******** last ****) * **** bumped **** *** ** your ****** *********** (* don’t ******** *** ****) on *** ***** *****.

***, ** * **** note ** ****, ******* also **** **** *** Markit, *** **** *****. One ***** * ***** not ********** **** **** is *** ***** ** doing ** **** ***** marketing ******** **** ************* when ************ **** ******* such ******* *********** **********, e.g.:

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* ***'* **** **** caused **** ** ***** this *** *** ***** of ********* / ******* activity ** *** **.