Montagu Privare Equity Reviewing Options For Maplin Electrtonics: Report

Montagu Private Equity LLP, a U.K.-based mid-market European private equity concern, hired KPMG to review its Maplin Electronics portfolio company. The process could mean the sale of the retailer, people familiar with the situation told Dow Jones Newswires Friday. Montagu added Maplin Electronics to its portfolio in September 2004 for £244 million.