LONDON, May 13 (IFR) - Kames Capital has appointed Thomas
Hanson head of the high-yield fixed income team, it announced on
LONDON, Jan 15 (IFR) - NN Investment Partners has appointed
Edith Siermann as head of fixed income solutions and responsible
investing, it announced on Tuesday.
LONDON, Sept 28 (IFR) - European high-yield issuance backing
M&A activity has surged to a three-year high in 2018 thanks to
record levels of global M&A.
LONDON, Sept 14 (IFR) - Akzo Nobel's speciality chemicals
business may have to widen spreads on the €1.385bn bond backing
part of its buyout by Carlyle and Singaporean wealth fund GIC as
European investors resist terms that underwriting banks pledged
to the sponsors.
LONDON (IFR) - Refinitiv has accelerated the loan part of its US$13.5bn debt package backing its takeover by Blackstone, the largest buyout since the financial crisis, while retaining the expected bond pricing date.
LONDON, Sept 12 (IFR) - Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters'
Financial and Risk business) has cancelled its Amsterdam and
Paris roadshows, according to a source with knowledge of the
matter. The London roadshow has been confirmed.
LONDON, Sept 4 (IFR) - European high-yield investor
resistance to aggressive lending terms could be stiffened by
seeing several issuers take advantage of the flexibility in deal
documentation granted at the market's peak in 2017.
LONDON, July 11 (IFR) - HSBC has made two additions to its
financial sponsors and leveraged and acquisition finance teams
in Europe, the bank said in a statement on Wednesday.
LONDON, May 11(IFR/LPC) - European leveraged finance bankers
are turning down opportunities to underwrite buyout deals as
they are increasingly concerned by the aggressive lending
documents demanded by private equity firms.
LONDON, March 16 (IFR) - Guidelines aimed at improving
transparency for how high-yield bond deals are handled have been
welcomed by the industry - but many remain sceptical they will
open the door for more second-tier banks to handle trades.