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RBS hires HSBC's Fletcher as new chief risk officer

LONDON, July 20 Royal Bank of Scotland has hired Bruce Fletcher as its new group chief risk officer, the lender said on Friday.

Oman’s Sohar Aluminium to meet banks to discuss financing -sources

DUBAI, July 16 Oman's Sohar Aluminium will meet banks this week in London to discuss potential financing options, four sources familiar with the matter said.

Financials Jul 16 2018

UPDATE 2-Russia's Megafon to delist from London, offers buyout

* To focus on broader cooperation with state firms (Adds details, background, writes through)

Megafon to delist from London after buying shares from minority holders

MOSCOW, July 16 Megafon, Russia's No.2 mobile phone operator, said on Monday it intends to begin the process of cancelling its Global Depositary Receipts (GDRs) listing in London shortly after completion of a tender offer announced also on Monday.

Financials Jul 16 2018

UPDATE 1-Education company GEMS shelves multibillion dollar London IPO - sources

LONDON/ABU DHABI, July 11 The initial public offering (IPO) of Blackstone-backed, Middle East-focused education company GEMS has been shelved, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Education company GEMS shelves multibillion dollar London IPO - sources

LONDON/ABU DHABI, July 11 The initial public offering (IPO) of Blackstone-backed, Middle East-focussed education company GEMS has been shelved, three sources familiar with the matter said.

UK gets orders of more than 20.5 bln stg at sale of new 2041 linker

LONDON, July 11 Britain received orders worth more than 20.5 billion pounds ($27.15 billion) at a sale via syndication of a new index-linked gilt, with the deal size eventually fixed at 3.5 billion pounds, a bookrunner said on Wednesday.

Jul 11 2018

Books open on sale of new 2041 index-linked gilt - bookrunner

LONDON, July 11 Books opened on the sale via syndication of a new 0.125 percent index-linked British government bond due in 2041, a bookrunner on the deal said on Wednesday.

Jul 11 2018

UPDATE 1-EBA to rule on capital treatment of UniCredit 'CASHES'

* EBA cannot give timeframe for ruling (Adds quote, background, bullets)

Financials, Jul 09 2018

UPDATE 1-Ireland should sell bank shares sooner, not later - debt agency

* Debt agency eyes debut green bond issue in next 12 months (Adds details, quotes)

Financials, Jul 09 2018