IPOs

BRIEF-Ballast Nedam announces 88.2 pct take-up in rights offering

* Announces 88.2 pct take-up in rights offering; rump offering starts with immediate effect

New Issue-Royal Mail prices 500 mln euro 2024 bond

Underlying govt bond Over Mid-swaps, equivalent to 128.8bp

23 Jul 2014

Russia's Sistema says restrictions on Bashneft shares expanded

MOSCOW, July 23 - Russian oil-to-telecoms conglomerate Sistema said it had been notified of new restrictions on selling its shares in mid-sized oil producer Bashneft, which hamper plans for a share offering in London.

Intermediate Capital raises 1 bln euros in June quarter

LONDON, July 23 - Intermediate Capital Group raised a net 1 billion euros in the June quarter to boost its total assets under management to 13.3 billion euros ($17.91 billion), it said on Wednesday.

Financials 23 Jul 2014

UPDATE 1-Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest

(Adds items on China Huarong, Bulgaria cbank governor, Metlife, Repsol and JPMorgan Chase)

BRIEF-Chariot Oil raises $15 mln via placing

* Placed 58,596,038 new ordinary shares at a price of 15 pence per share

Financials 22 Jul 2014

Russia's Petropavlovsk shares up nearly 8 pct

MOSCOW, July 22 - Shares in Russia-focused gold miner Petropavlovsk rose 7.8 percent on Tuesday after the company said in a trading update it would probably be able to refinance bonds worth around $280 million.

22 Jul 2014

UPDATE 1-BC Partners hires banks for $1.3 bln OVS listing - sources

LONDON, July 21 - European private equity firm BC Partners has appointed Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs to run the listing of its OVS Industry fashion chain, several sources familiar with the matter said on Monday.

BC Partners hires BoA Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs for OVS listing - sources

LONDON, July 21 - European private equity firm BC Partners has appointed Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs to run the IPO of its OVS Industry fashion chain, part of Gruppo Coin, several sources familiar with the matter said on Monday.

BRIEF-Chariot Oil plans to raise up to $15 mln via placing

* Announces that it intends to conduct a placing ( "placing) to raise proceeds of up to $15 million (approximately 8.8 million stg)

Financials, 21 Jul 2014