RPT-BRIEF-Sparkle Roll's Qi Jianhong increases stake in B&O to 18.7 pct

viernes 8 de abril de 2016 01:00 GYT

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April 7 (Reuters) - Bang & Olufsen (B&O)

* Says Sparkle Roll Group Limited BVI has increased its stake in B&O to 13.1 percent of the share capital

* Says Mr. Qi Jianhong, who owns Sparkle Roll Group Limited BVI, now indirectly holds 18.7 percent of the share capital in B&O

* Said last month that it was in talks about a potential takeover offer for B&O from Sparkle Roll

* Mr. Qi Jianhong also owns 28 percent of Hong Kong-listed Sparkle Roll Group Limited. Further company coverage: (Reporting by Teis Jensen)