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  • Arqiva takes sterling US PP in £864m refinancing

    Arqiva, the UK broadcasting masts business, has refinanced a swathe of loans, partly with a sterling-only US private placement issue from its whole business securitization.

    • 29 Nov 2016
  • Wake up, FCA: active managers are the market

    There may be grounds for criticising the UK’s asset management industry, as the Financial Conduct Authority has done this week. Finding that price competition among active managers is weak, it proposes new regulations to make charges and policies clearer.

    • 24 Nov 2016
  • Iberdrola’s second green bond of 2016 closes quickly

    Iberdrola, the Spanish energy company, tapped the euro market for its second green bond of the year on Thursday, pulling in orders fast enough to print the deal by early afternoon.

    • 24 Nov 2016
  • Venn Partners closes debut PRS housing bond

    The first deal from the UK government’s £3.5bn private rented sector (PRS) guarantee scheme has been sold to investors.

    • 21 Nov 2016
  • Shock as Russia accuses economy minister of bribery

    Russia’s economy minister Alexey Ulyukaev was detained on Tuesday after allegations that he accepted a “grand bribe” from Rosneft in exchange for allowing it to buy Bashneft earlier this year.

    • 15 Nov 2016
  • The Trump trend is not your friend

    This week, those in the capital markets showed it’s not just electorates that can deliver surprises. Investors got one back — by making markets rise on a shock Donald Trump election victory.

    • 10 Nov 2016
  • The end of the world as we know it?

    Do not be reassured by the checks and balances narrative. The US presidential election matters desperately. Either the US will be in a position to keep leading the world, or it won’t.

    • 08 Nov 2016
  • Trump risk underpriced

    The US stock market and the dollar have been falling since last week, as fears have grown that Donald Trump might win the US presidency in Tuesday's election.

    • 03 Nov 2016