Private equity firm Colony Capital, run by Thomas Barrack, said in a statement that it is negotiating with Weinstein Co., for a "potential sale of all or a significant portion,” of the company's assets.
The withdrawal of the old �1 coin was mired in chaos on Monday after it emerged that thousands of parking ticket machines and shops have yet to fall into line with the new rules.
A new fleet of high-speed trains was hailed by Chris Grayling, the Transport Secretary, as "a fantastic service" - before he found himself trapped on a broken-down, delayed train.
Lufthansa and Easy Jet are among seven airlines that have made binding offers to take over all or part of Alitalia, the Italian carrier that declared bankruptcy in May.
Britain is �490billion poorer than previously thought and is dangerously low on foreign assets, according to the Telegraph website.