Talanx says to raise at least 467 mln eur in IPO

FRANKFURT, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Talanx , Germany's third-biggest insurer, said it will raise at least 467 million euros ($603 million) selling shares in an initial public offering, in a sign that Europe's fragile IPO markets are regaining strength.

The company plans to sell shares for 18.30 euros apiece, it said on Monday. ($1 = 0.7749 euros)

(Reporting By Peter Dinkloh; Editing by Gary Hill)

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