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Russian tycoon Lisin sold 1.5 pct stake in steelmaker NLMK

MOSCOW, Dec 9 Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin has sold a stake of 1.5 percent in the country's largest steelmaker NLMK, which he controls, Goldman Sachs, the bookrunner for the deal said on Friday.

In quiet times, Barclays bets on investment banking in Brexit UK

* Barclays aims to integrate corporate and investment bank in UK

M&A, Global Market Data 08 Dec 2016

Russia's Evraz considers convertible bond issue in 2017-sources

MOSCOW, Dec 7 Russia's Evraz, one of the country's largest steelmakers, is considering a convertible bond issue, and is aiming to conduct the deal next year, two banking sources told Reuters on Wednesday.

07 Dec 2016

UPDATE 1-Nigeria names advisers for January start to $1 bln Eurobond sale

LAGOS, Dec 7 Nigeria has appointed Citigroup , Standard Chartered Bank and Stanbic IBTC Bank to manage a planned $1 billion Eurobond sale and hopes to start the issuance process in January, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun said on Wednesday.

Bonds, Regulatory News 07 Dec 2016

UPDATE 3-Britain fines Pfizer record $107 mln for huge drug price hike

* Drugmakers dispute decision and plan to appeal (Adds detail on previous largest fine, other pharmaceutical cases)

Regulatory News 07 Dec 2016

MOVES-Pemberton hires Challis as portfolio manager

LONDON, Dec 7 Pemberton, the asset management group backed by Legal and General, has hired Robin Challis as a portfolio manager, the company announced.

Private Capital 07 Dec 2016

Britain fines Pfizer record $107 mln for huge drug price hike

LONDON, Dec 7 Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday it had fined Pfizer a record 84.2 million pounds ($106.54 million) for ramping up the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600 percent.

Regulatory News 07 Dec 2016

Glencore raises money for Kurdish oil deal, likely short of target -sources

LONDON, Dec 6 Glencore will likely fall short of its target of raising $550 million to pre-finance the purchase of Kurdish oil, with investors exercising caution despite the offer of a 12 percent bond yield, industry sources told Reuters.

Regulatory News, Bonds 06 Dec 2016

UPDATE 3-Russia's Rosneft offers $9.4 bln in local bonds and eyes Egyptian investment

* Rosneft says bonds needed for foreign projects, refinancing

Bonds, Regulatory News, M&A 05 Dec 2016

UPDATE 1-RBS agrees $1 billion payout over 2008 fundraising case

* Shares rise more than 2 percent (Recasts, adds details, CEO quote)

05 Dec 2016