Discussing if Spotify is on track to launch a public offering and what other tech companies may be filing an IPO, with John McDuling, Quartz corporate reporter.» Read More
TOKYO, Jan 31- Japan's Seibu Holdings may hire executives recommended by Cerberus Capital Management LP in a sign the railway and hotel group is looking to mend fences with its biggest shareholder ahead of a planned IPO, people familiar with the discussions said.
Jan 31- Talmer Bancorp Inc, backed by billionaire investor Wilbur Ross, priced its initial public offering of common shares at between $12.50 and $14.50 per share, valuing the company at up to $1 billion.
Jan 30- JD.com, China's second-largest e-commerce company behind Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, said on Thursday it plans to raise up to $1.5 billion in an initial public offering in the United States.
JD.com, which competes with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, listed BofA Merrill Lynch and UBS Securities LLC as lead underwriters to its offering, in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
But it swung from a loss one year ago to $792 million in net income ahead of what is billed as the biggest initial public offering since Facebook Inc's 2012 float. The figures were disclosed Tuesday by Yahoo Inc, which holds a 24 percent stake in the Chinese company and reports Alibaba's results one quarter in arrears as part of its own financial disclosures.
SHANGHAI, Jan 28- Shares of Shaanxi Coal Industry Co Ltd jumped in their Shanghai debut but came off earlier stratospheric highs in a roller coaster day as China's newly reopened initial public offering market drew out aggressive punters.
Retail has missed this run, says Duncan Niederauer, CEO of NYSE Euronext, sharing his thoughts on why the retail investor left the market and why they are still "under invested." Also a look ahead at this year's IPO market.
*Offer completed ahead of MSCI upgrade of Qatar. DOHA, Jan 22- Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Co, a unit of state-owned Qatar Petroleum, raised 3.2 billion riyals in the Qatari stock market's first initial public offer of shares since 2010, the parent firm said on Wednesday.
HONG KONG, Jan 22- Tycoon Li Ka-shing made the initial public offering of a Hong Kong utility as cheap as he could, seeking to bolster investor appetite as he considers whether to sell shares in another Li company in what could be the world's biggest-ever retail IPO.
HONG KONG, Jan 22- HK Electric Investments Ltd, the investment trust controlled by tycoon Li Ka-shing's Power Assets Holdings Ltd, raised $3.1 billion in a Hong Kong initial public offering priced at the very bottom of an ambitious target range.
Discussing mobile app security and the software testing market, with Doron Reuveni, UTest CEO and co-founder.
*Biggest shareholder Haniel under pressure after Celesio bid failed. BERLIN/ DUESSELDORF, Jan 21- A break-up of sprawling German retail group Metro AG looks unlikely despite speculation that the planned sale of a stake in its Russian cash-and-carry unit is the start of more radical restructuring.
Jan 21- Sabre Corp, the owner of online travel agency Travelocity, filed with U.S. regulators to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of its common stock as it attempts to become a publicly traded company again.
Barry Schneider, Chairman & CEO of LOYAL3, discusses how his online brokerage firm aims to make investing easier.
HONG KONG, Jan 21- JPMorgan has stopped working on a Chinese firm's initial public offering amid an investigation by U.S. authorities into its hiring practises in China, people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.
BERLIN, Jan 20- German retailer Metro AG plans to sell up to a quarter of its Russian cash and carry unit in a initial public offering in the first half of the year on the London stock exchange.
BERLIN, Jan 20- Metro AG plans to sell up to a quarter of its stake its Russian cash and carry unit in a initial public offering in the first half of the year on the London stock exchange, the German retailer said on Monday.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks at companies expected to go public in 2014 and explains why Pinterest is the one to watch.
Neway Valve Co Ltd surged more than 40 percent in Shanghai, tripping circuit breakers meant to contain price gains in the first listing debut in the mainland in more than a year. The CSI300 of the biggest Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings ended down 1.5 percent on the day and 1.2 percent for the week at 2,178.5 points, its lowest since July 29.
*Citic Securities, Deutsche Bank, HSBC added to underwriting team. HONG KONG, Jan 17- Chinese automaker BAIC Motor, partly owned by Daimler AG, plans to raise up to $2 billion in a Hong Kong initial public offering this year, capitalising on the strong growth prospects for the world's biggest auto market.