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UPDATE 5-Aston Martin aims to steer round Brexit to $6.7 bln IPO

* CEO says carmaker has prepared for Brexit (Adds books covered in paragraph three)

Aston Martin aims for 5 billion-pound October IPO

LONDON, Sept 20 Luxury British carmaker Aston Martin said on Thursday it was seeking a valuation of up to 5.07 billion pounds ($6.7 billion) as it set a price range of 17.50 pounds to 22.50 pounds per share for its stock market flotation.

CVC selects banks to lead Domestic & General float -sources

LONDON, Sept 19 Private equity firm CVC has chosen Barclays, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse to lead the initial public offering of warranty provider Domestic & General in London, two sources familiar with the matter said.

John Laing Infrastructure Fund agrees takeover terms, recommends offer

LONDON, Sept 19 John Laing Infrastructure Fund said on Wednesday its board had agreed the terms of its proposed 1.4 billion pounds ($1.84 billion) takeover by a consortium of funds, with the price set at 142.5 pence per share in cash.

Financials, Sep 19 2018

Funding Circle to price 71.4 mln IPO shares between 420-530 pence

Sept 19 British peer-to-peer lender Funding Circle plans to sell up to 71.4 million new shares in its initial public offering for between 420 pence and 530 pence per share.

Financials, Technology Sep 19 2018

UPDATE 3-Rocket-backed furniture site Westwing plans Frankfurt IPO

* Berenberg, Citi acting as joint bookrunners (Adds details from conference call)

UPDATE 1-EnQuest aborted sales talks for Kraken stake due to debt deadline - sources

* Opted for loan against ringfenced stake instead of sale (Updates paragraph 10 on debt position)

Energy, Financials Sep 12 2018

EnQuest aborted sales talks for Kraken stake due to debt deadline- sources

LONDON, Sept 12 EnQuest switched from plans to sell a stake in its flagship North Sea oilfield to borrowing money against it after two sets of sale talks had to be abandoned as a deadline for a debt repayment approached, industry and banking sources said.

Energy, Financials Sep 12 2018

UPDATE 3-Unilever details plans for December listing of new Dutch entity

* Some UK shareholders have expressed concern (Adds details on Dutch dividend tax)

Unilever simplification to be through UK scheme of arrangement, Dutch merger

LONDON, Sept 11 Consumer goods giant Unilever said simplifying its parent company structure from two UK and Dutch legal entities into a single holding company would be achieved through a UK scheme of arrangement and a Dutch legal merger.

Sep 11 2018