Everton chairman Robert Elstone insists finding the right buyer for the club is paramount but stressed it will not fail to be sold because it is too expensive.
Elstone said "genuine conversations" are taking place regarding ownership and future investment but there was a responsibility to select the "right buyer with the right intentions".
Indian construction giant Jain were the latest to be linked with a move and although Press Association Sport understands officials met for informal talks there was no movement on the issue.
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