Franco-Nevada to buy Glencore precious metals stream for $500 million

TORONTO, Feb 10 Toronto-based Franco-Nevada has agreed to acquire a precious metal stream in southern Peru from Glencore for $500 million and arranged a $550 million financing to fund the deal, it said on Wednesday.

UK could restart Lloyds sale soon if price rises, official says

LONDON, Feb 10 Britain's government could rapidly restart sales of state-held shares in Lloyds Banking Group if market conditions normalise and the share price rises, the finance ministry's top civil servant, Nicholas Macpherson, said on Wednesday.

Financials 10 Feb 2016

AT1 market hits rock bottom, puts sector in jeopardy

LONDON, Feb 9 (IFR) - The Additional Tier 1 market is suffering its worst sell-off since opening in 2013, scuppering banks' ability to continue using the instruments to shore up their balance sheets and raising fresh doubts about the depth of the investor base in Europe.

Bankruptcy, Financials 09 Feb 2016

Italy - Factors to watch on February 8

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday.

08 Feb 2016

BRIEF-Custodian Reit applies for 10 mln ordinary shares to trade on the London Stock Exchange

* Custodian Reit, the UK commercial real estate investment company, applies to UK listing authority for a block listing of 10,000,000 ordinary shares of 1 pence each to trade on the London Stock Exchange

Financials 08 Feb 2016

Barclays hired to manage Britain's Lloyds share sales

LONDON, Feb 5 Britain has hired Barclays Plc to manage a planned sale of shares in Lloyds Banking Group to the general public, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday.

Financials 05 Feb 2016

UPDATE 1-CMC Markets dips in London debut

LONDON, Feb 5 Shares in British financial spreadbetting company CMC Markets slipped below the firm's 240 pence flotation price on Friday after the firm listed on the London stock market with a valuation of 691 million pounds ($1.01 billion).

Financials 05 Feb 2016

UK spreadbetting firm CMC Markets valued at $1 bln in IPO

LONDON, Feb 5 British financial spreadbetting firm CMC Markets has priced its London stock market listing at 240 pence a share, it said on Friday.

Financials 05 Feb 2016

BRIEF-Micro Focus Intl says shareholder Wizard sells 28 mln shares

* wizard announces that it has sold 28 million existing ordinary 10 pence shares in micro focus at a price of 1,275 pence per share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By London Bureau)

Technology 05 Feb 2016

BRIEF-CMC Markets prices IPO at 240 pence per share

* offer price has been set at 240 pence per ordinary share ( "offer price")

Financials 05 Feb 2016