Waterland close to buying Belgian Sarens - report.
According to the paper, Waterland is negotiating a stake buy of between 15% and 20% and the talks are said to be nearing their final stage.
Sarens has mandated Banca Leonardo several months ago to help it find a financier that would be ready to take a substantial minority stake in its capital, the paper said.
Sarens, which operates a fleet of 1,250 cranes, plans to use the fresh capital to fund its expansion plans.
The Gimv XL fund and Dutch investment company HAL Holding (AMS:HAL) have also expressed previouisly interest in buying into the company.