DDM Holding AG : Provides business update in connection to contemplated issue of senior secured bond . Says net collections during Q4 2016 were in line with previous quarter . Says EBIT margin continues to be well above guided financial target of exceeding 50 percent . Cash EBITDA for Q4 2016 decreased slightly compared to previous quarter .Says there is continued favourable outlook for supply of debt portfolios in existing markets, as well as plenty of opportunities in potential new markets.
Bourse Direct Et Bourse Discount SA :Q4 revenue 8.4 million euros ($8.91 million) versus 8.8 million euros year ago.
First Capital Securities Co Ltd <002797.SZ> :Says its preliminary 2016 net profit at 489.3 million yuan ($70.67 million).
Mcdonald's Corp : McDonald's Corp - Citic Limited, Citic Capital, Carlyle Group and McDonald's form strategic partnership to expand in Mainland China and Hong Kong . McDonald's -Citic and Citic Capital will have controlling stake of 52%, while Carlyle and McDonald's will have interests of 28% and 20%, respectively . New company will have a board of directors with representatives from Citic, Citic Capital, Carlyle and McDonald's . McDonald's existing management team will continue to lead business .Consideration will be settled by cash and by new shares in company issued to McDonald's.
Citic Ltd <0267.HK>: deal for at a total consideration of up to us$2.080 billion . acquisition of a controlling interest in Mcdonald's mainland china and hong kong businesses . Purchaser entered into a sale and purchase agreement with, among others, mcdonald's china holdings limited and golden arches investments . Citic's exposure to consideration payable for acquisition will only be up to us$665.6 million . target group will be granted a master franchise to operate mcdonald's restaurants in mainland china and hong kong for a term of 20 years .Existing management team of mcdonald's will remain in target group after closing of transaction.
Religare Enterprises Ltd : Religare Enterprises - RGAM Investment Advisers entered into definitive agreements for the divestment of its stake in its wholly-owned subsidiary, Cerestra Advisors Limited .Religare enterprises ltd says transaction expected to be closed by feb 28, 2017.
Pinetree Capital Ltd : Pinetree Capital announces sale of portfolio asset . Pinetree Capital Ltd - purchase price of approximately US$2,000,000 .Sale of co's portfolio asset expected to result in decrease to co's NAV of about $570,000 or $0.13 per share.
Religare Enterprises Ltd : Says board approved scheme of amalgamation where 11 units of co will merge with/into Religare .Says existing holding company structure to continue.
Kuwait Financial Centre :Issued bonds of 25 million dinars through public offering for a term upto five years.