IPOs

RBS unveils plans for inaugural CoCo bond

LONDON, July 30 (IFR) - Royal Bank of Scotland has capitalised on positive quarterly results on Thursday and announced firm plans to raise an inaugural Additional Tier 1 bond, putting an end to one of the market's longest awaited capital raises.

Santander's UK arm won't be spun off in next two years - UK CEO

LONDON, July 30 - The British arm of Spain's Santander will not be spun off within the next two years, the division's Chief Executive Nathan Bostock told reporters on Thursday.

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UPDATE 1-Chime in advanced takeover talks with WPP-Providence consortium

July 30 - Marketing group Chime Communications Plc said it was in advanced talks with a consortium of WPP Plc and Providence Equity Partners LLC for a potential cash offer of 365 pence per share.

Chime in advanced takeover talks with WPP-Providence consortium

July 30 - Marketing group Chime Communications Plc said it was in advanced talks with a consortium of WPP Plc and Providence Equity Partners LLC for a potential cash offer of 365 pence per share.

SABMiller gives guidance on rare corporate Kangaroo bond

SYDNEY, July 30 (IFR) - SABMiller, a London-based multinational brewing and beverage company, has announced an offering of Australian dollar five-year medium-term notes via joint lead managers ANZ and Westpac.

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UPDATE 1-S.Africa's Union Resources bids around $136 mln for Amplats mine-source

* Union Res previously bid 3 bln for mine and smelter- document

M&A 29 Jul 2015

S.Africa's Union Resources among bidders for Amplats mine

JOHANNESBURG, July 29 - A group of South African investors known as Union Resources has made a bid for Anglo American Platinum's Union mine, its chairman said on Wednesday.

M&A, 29 Jul 2015

Barclays says doesn't expect to raise capital externally

LONDON, July 29 - Barclays Finance Director Tushar Morzaria said he doesn't expect the bank to have to raise capital from shareholders after it reported second-quarter results that were ahead of expectations.

Global Market Data 29 Jul 2015

UPDATE 2-Qatar Airways says in talks with India's IndiGo

DUBAI/NEW DELHI, July 28 - Qatar Airways said on Tuesday it was in talks with IndiGo about taking a stake in India's biggest airline that would expand the Gulf carrier's foothold in one of the world's fastest growing aviation markets.

M&A, 28 Jul 2015

UPDATE 1-Santander UK finance chief quits as bank keeps IPO plans on ice

LONDON, July 28 - The finance chief of Santander's British arm resigned on Tuesday, citing the Spanish bank's mothballed plans to spin off and separately list its British business in the near term.

M&A 28 Jul 2015