Investors from America, Sweden and China want to take over travel provider Thomas Cook partially or completely. The parties have already approached the ailing concern, Sky News reports.
Thomas Cook, the oldest travel provider in the world, is in financial difficulties and will soon have some difficult conversations with his lenders.
Private equity party KKR and the Swedish purchase fund EQT would like to have the entire company, according to Sky the Chinese Fosun International is only interested in the tour operator branch, and not in the aviation branch, for example.
Thomas Cook announced earlier that he is investigating the strategic options of his aviation division. The company has a fleet of 103 aircraft, a quarter of which is suitable for the longer distance. The company got into trouble after a bad 2018.