North West investors buy into fishing tackle retailer

ECOMMERCE investors have thrown their line in at Fishing Republic, raising £3.75m to support the growth of the firm.

The fishing tackle retailer has raised the funds through a placement of 10,714,288 shares at 35p each.

The proceeds will support the company’s online growth plans, as well as supporting further store openings and potential acquisitions.

Amongst the new investors are Liverpool-based businessman Bill Currie, founder of The Fragrance Shop, and Iain McDonald, a partner at Mr Curri... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...