Friends in need

1 April 2008 By John Foley

The buyout boss s dealmaking record is chequered which makes it tough for the stricken UK insurer to take his £3.5bn offer seriously. If Flowers proves he can follow through helped by his new Chinese running partner he may get a better hearing.

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