NEW YORK, Aug 26 (IFR) - Private equity firms are
increasingly choosing outright sales instead of IPOs when it
comes to cashing out of their investments as ECM is unable to
compete with buyers capitalising on accommodative debt markets.
Oct 9 (IFR) - American Homes 4 Rent, the largest
publicly-traded player in the emergent single-family rental home
market, is looking to raise US$100m from a preferred stock
offering. By tying a portion of investor returns to home prices
in select markets, the financing represents a novel approach to
fund ongoing purchases of homes.
NEW YORK, Feb 4 (IFR) - The Premier healthcare alliance, the
nation's largest and most comprehensive healthcare database, is
headed for an IPO.
NEW YORK, July 30 (IFR) - Pfizer Inc has appointed Bank of
America Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley to lead the
IPO of its animal health-care unit, according to sources close
to the situation.
Feb 29 (IFR) - Pinnacle Foods Group mandated Barclays
Capital and Bank of America Merrill Lynch to lead its initial
public offering, according to two sources familiar with the
process. The company is expected to use proceeds from the
offering to repay debt, with private-equity owner Blackstone
Group selling down its ownership stake in subsequent sales,
according to the sources.