Private Capital

Arch Coal in talks with restructuring advisers to cut debt -WSJ

May 22 - U.S. miner Arch Coal Inc is in talks with restructuring advisers as it seeks to reduce its debt, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing sources familiar with the matter.

CVC-Permira group preferred bidder for Italy's ICBPI - sources

MILAN, May 22 - The owners of Istituto Centrale Banche Popolari (ICBPI) have picked a consortium comprising private equity funds CVC Capital Partners and Permira as preferred bidder to buy the Italian banking services provider, several sources close to the matter said.

M&A, 22 May 2015

UPDATE 1-Contest for Nokia's HERE seen as a three-way race

* U.S. and Chinese companies also in race - sources (Recasts, includes more details about potential bidders)

Regulatory News, 22 May 2015

Sweden's Pandox, Nordax to announce listing plans next week -sources

STOCKHOLM, May 22 - Swedish hotel property firm Pandox and lender Nordax will next week announce plans to list shares on the Stockholm stock exchange, people familiar with the matter said.

22 May 2015

Bogner attracts bid interest from Fosun - sources

FRANKFURT, May 22 - A consortium of Asian investor Fosun and former Coty head Bernd Beetz is the only remaining bidder for German fashion group Bogner after Permira dropped out of the race, two sources familiar with the matter said.

Regulatory News, 22 May 2015

REFILE-LPC/IFR-Altice's Suddenlink acquisition financing raises concerns

LONDON, May 22 - Acquisitive European telecoms firm Altice surprised the market with yet another large M&A deal this week, revealing plans to buy US regional cable firm Suddenlink Communications for $9.1 billion.

22 May 2015

Audi can imagine more bidders in German Nokia consortium

NECKARSULM, Germany, May 22 - Audi could imagine more bidders for Nokia's mapping unit HERE in the three-way German consortium of luxury automakers, R&D boss Ulrich Hackenberg said.

Regulatory News, 22 May 2015

Baring Private Equity Asia to buy majority stake in Vistra Group

May 22 - Vistra Group, a trust and custodial services provider, said Hong Kong-based Baring Private Equity Asia will acquire a majority stake in the company.

22 May 2015

India picks Infosys founder to head panel on startup funding platform

MUMBAI, May 22 - India's capital markets regulator has named Infosys founder N.R. Narayana Murthy to head a panel that will devise rules for a new funding platform for homegrown start-ups, the regulator said on its website.

22 May 2015

CORRECTED-Apax Global Alpha aims to raise $279 mln in London listing

LONDON, May 22 - Investment trust Apax Global Alpha announced plans to raise 250 million euros ($279 million) in a London listing, as it looks to raise funds for more investment opportunities.

22 May 2015

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