- Capital & Regional said Growthpoint had been granted more time to make a formal offer to take a majority stake in the company, with talks now at an 'advanced stage.'

The deadline for Growthpoint to table offer was extended to 18 October from 9 October.

'To enable the parties to continue their discussions the board of Capital & Regional requested that the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers extend the deadline to 5.00 p.m. (London time) on 18 October 2019,' the company said.

At 9:08am: [LON:CAL] Capital Regional PLC share price was -0.1p at 18.6p

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