PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Feb 27
Feb 27 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Jan 4 Italgas says:
* Mandates Banca IMI, BNP Paribas, JPMorgan, Mediobanca, Societe Generale and UniCredit for debut bond issuance
* Plans to issue fixed-rate senior unsecured bond, subject to market conditions, after a series of investor meetings starting on Jan. 9 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan Newsroom)
HONG KONG, Feb 27 Asian stocks look set to edge lower for a second day on Monday as weak cues from U.S. share markets and declining European government bond yields on political worries push investors to take profits after a recent rally.
TOKYO, Feb 27 Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is close to finalising an investment in U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork, in a deal expected to be worth over $3 billion, CNBC reported on Monday.