BRIEF-Platinum Group Metals announces private placement of $20 mln convertible senior notes
* Platinum Group Metals announces private placement of US$20 million 6 7/8% convertible senior subordinated notes due 2022
SAO PAULO May 12 Petroleo Brasileiro SA expects to generate $8 billion of liquidity from asset sales this year, the state-controlled Brazilian oil firm told investors in a presentation on Friday.
In March the company, known as Petrobras, said it plans to strike deals in 2017 and 2018 to sell assets and stakes in projects worth $21 billion in order to reduce debt. (Reporting by Roberto Samora; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
TOKYO, June 28 Asian shares slumped on Wednesday after Wall Street was knocked hard in the wake of a delay to a U.S. healthcare reform vote, while the euro rallied after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted that the ECB could trim its stimulus this year.
NEW YORK, June 28 JPMorgan Chase & Co is shifting control of heating, air-conditioning and lighting in 4,500 of its branches to an operations center hosted in the internet cloud.