Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest

Tue Feb 19, 2013 11:49pm EST

Feb 20 (Reuters) - The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media:

* Vodafone has hired its long-time bank Goldman Sachs to advise on a possible multi-billion-euro bid for German cable operator Kabel Deutschland, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

* Sberbank, Russia's top lender, has hired banks to arrange meetings with investors to test market interest towards possible Eurobond issue denominated in Turkish liras, a banking source told Reuters.