Shareholders back Countrywide’s £140m emergency cash call

Peter long countrywide

Shareholders of troubled estate agent group Countrywide have voted through an emergency £140m funding plan.

The group, which is behind high street brands such as Bairstow Eves and Hamptons, gained support from more than 98% of investors to back the cash call at its annual meeting yesterday.

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