IPOs

UK Mortgages eyes home loan investment spree after raising $505 million

LONDON, July 7 - UK Mortgages, an investment fund focused on Britain's residential mortgage market, said on Tuesday it had raised gross proceeds of 250 million pounds to build a portfolio of loans that offer stable income streams in volatile financial markets.

UPDATE 1-3i Infrastructure, AMP Capital to buy shipping firm Esvagt

COPENHAGEN, July 7 - Investment firms 3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital have agreed to buy Danish shipping company Esvagt for 4.1 billion Danish crowns ($607 million), aiming to tap growing demand for servicing offshore wind farms.

3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital to buy Esvagt for $607 mln

COPENHAGEN, July 7 - Private equity firms 3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital have agreed to jointly acquire Danish shipping company Esvagt, shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-U.S. banks post detailed crisis plans to avoid breakup threat

WASHINGTON, July 6 - A dozen of the largest Wall Street banks on Monday published detailed plans to show how they would shut down their business during a crisis without the help of taxpayer money, a crucial step to prevent being broken up by regulators.

U.S. banks post detailed crisis plans to avoid breakup threat

WASHINGTON, July 6 - The largest Wall Street banks on Monday published detailed manuals of how to shut down their business during a crisis without the help of taxpayer money, a crucial step to prevent being broken up by regulators.

Bankia to sell 1.3-bln-euro bad loan book to U.S., UK funds

MADRID, July 6 - Spanish state-rescued lender Bankia is close to selling a bad-loan portfolio worth around 1.3 billion euros ($1.4 billion) to U.S. fund Oaktree and British fund Chenavari, a source close to the sale said on Monday.

Bondholders in dark ahead of Berau Coal bond maturity

SINGAPORE, July 6 (IFR) - Berau Coal's 12.5 percent $450 million bonds fall due on Wednesday, and while there has been no official statement on whether the bonds will be redeemed on schedule, bondholders are expecting the issuer to enter a stay under the Singapore courts before resorting to a similar scheme in Indonesia for the whole business.

06 Jul 2015

Greek crisis hitting outlook for IPOs - Euronext Paris chief

Aix-en-Provence, France, July 3 - Greece's debt crisis risks is clouding the outlook for stock market listings after a flurry of flotations in the first half of the year, the head of Paris' stock market Anthony Attia said in an interview on Friday.

Financials 03 Jul 2015

Bankers hedge bets on M&A bonds in rocky markets

LONDON/NEW YORK, July 3 (IFR) - Corporates needing to raise some US$50bn of funding to finance M&A transactions in the coming months are seeing their options narrow amid renewed market volatility and dwindling investment returns that has made the buyside more cautious.

RPT-BRIEF-Prairie Mining announces intention to list on London and Warsaw stock exchanges

WARSAW, July 3 - July 3 - Prairie Mining Ltd : * Intention to list on the London & Warsaw stock exchanges * Expected that both the LSE admission and Wse admission will occur during the third quarter of 2015 * Prairie does not intend to undertake a public offering in connection with the admissions * Source text for Eikon *

03 Jul 2015