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UPDATE 1-Rail ticketing service Trainline plans London float

LONDON, May 22 Britain's Trainline said on Wednesday it planned to float the online rail and coach travel platform in London to increase its profile and tap into the growing demand for e-ticketed travel across Europe.

Oman hires banks for bond issue, deal could raise $2 billion – sources

DUBAI, May 20 Oman has hired a group of international banks including HSBC and Standard Chartered for a planned bond issue which could go up to $2 billion in size, sources familiar with the matter said.

Petrobras removes three banks from BR Distribuidora privatization -sources

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO, May 17 Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA has removed three banks from the privatization process of fuel distribution unit Petrobras Distribuidora, four sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters this week.

UPDATE 4-UK's Metro Bank completes vital capital raise to patch up finances

LONDON, May 16 Embattled British lender Metro Bank has raised 375 million pounds of vital capital to shore up its finances just hours after launching a discounted funding round on Thursday.

UPDATE 3-UAE's Finablr cuts IPO price in volatile markets

* Planned London listing comes in jittery markets (Adds book covered)

Industrials, Financials, May 14 2019

UAE's Finablr IPO priced at 175 pence per share- bookrunner

May 14 Finablr's London market debut had a revised price tag of 175 pence per share, the bookrunner said, giving the United Arab Emirates-based payments and foreign exchange company an implied market value of about 1.23 billion pounds ($1.59 billion).

Financials, Industrials May 14 2019

Russia's NLMK plans dollar Eurobond roadshow this week - Ifax

MOSCOW, May 14 Russian steelmaker NLMK plans to begin a roadshow on May 16 for investors in the United States, Britain, Germany and Switzerland for a possible 5-7 year dollar-denominated Eurobond issue, Interfax news agency cited a source as saying on Tuesday.

May 14 2019

UPDATE 2-Norwegian oil company Okea to raise $100 mln in IPO

OSLO, May 10 Norwegian oil company Okea ASA is applying to list its shares on the Oslo Stock Exchange to fund further expansion and expects them to start trading by late June, the company said on Friday.

RPT-Metro Bank funding problems deepen as bondholder confidence wavers

* Confidence shaken by accounting error, pending rights issue

UPDATE 3-Ireland raises 4 bln euros in bond sale

DUBLIN, May 8 Ireland raised 4 billion euros ($4.49 billion) from a syndicated sale of a new 2050 bond on Thursday after investors swamped the book with demand for 4.6 times that amount.

Financials, May 09 2019