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Quiksilver files for bankruptcy in the USA
Surfwear brand Quiksilver has filed for bankruptcy in the USA and handing over control to a private equity firm.
The Australian reports the iconic firm, founded in Australia in 1969 by Alan Green and John Law in Torquay, has struggled with its loss-making US surfwear business.
It will hand over to Oaktree Capital Management, which is also a major investor in rival - and also struggling - surfwear group Billabong.
Quiksilver’s Australian operations, still believed to be profitable, will not be affected.
10th April 2014 - QUIKSILVER AND ROXY BACK VEGEMITE SURFGROMS FOR THREE MORE YEARS
15th March 2010 - BILLABONG SUED FOR $168 MILLION IN INDONESIA
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