Sunseeker sold to Irish investor

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FL Partners, based in Dublin, Ireland, purchased a significant majority stake in the British luxury yacht manufacturer Sunseeker International.

Together with a number of U.K. and Irish investors, FL Partners, which owns the horse-racing paper Racing Post, has provided about $36 million of new capital to Dorset, England-based Sunseeker.

Sunseeker, which employs more than 2,300 people, designs and manufactures power yachts from 43 to 150 feet.

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