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Spinnaker cash shell floats with bulging board to target energy sector

Spinnaker cash shell floats with bulging board to target energy sector

Wed, 17 May 2017

(ShareCast News) - Cash shell Spinnaker Opportunities has floated on the full list of the London Stock Exchange with a £1.2m fundraising to help it find opportunity in the energy and industrial sector... [more]

Pret a Manger eyes Wall Street IPO later in 2017

Pret a Manger eyes Wall Street IPO later in 2017

Wed, 10 May 2017

(ShareCast News) - Pret a Manger is gearing up for a US flotation later this year with the appointment of a cabal of Wall Street investment banks, according to reports. The London-based fast food grou... [more]

Kuwait Energy plots LSE listing to finance Iraq investment

Kuwait Energy plots LSE listing to finance Iraq investment

Wed, 03 May 2017

(ShareCast News) - Kuwait Energy announced its intention to float in London to raise $150m to finance its bid to become the leading independent oil and gas exploration company in the MENA region. In p... [more]

Barclays first quarter profits soar to £1.68bn

Barclays first quarter profits soar to £1.68bn

Fri, 28 April 2017

(ShareCast News) - First quarter pre-tax profits at Barclays more than doubled to £1.68bn from £793m, beating analysts expectations as the bank said its restructuring plan was nearly complete. The num... [more]

AIB fined over €2.0m ahead of stock market debut

AIB fined over €2.0m ahead of stock market debut

Wed, 26 April 2017

(ShareCast News) - Allied Irish Banks has been hit with a €2.225m fine by the Irish Central Bank with the state-owned bank's flotation on the London Stock Exchange just weeks away. The fine has b... [more]

Altice US files for IPO

Tue, 11 April 2017

(ShareCast News) - Altice US, which acquired Cablevision Systems last year and Suddenlink in 2015, has filed for an initial public offering. The company, whose parent is Netherlands-based Altice N.V.,... [more]

HSBC named as international adviser for Saudi Aramco IPO

Thu, 30 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - The world's largest corporate formally appointed its international advisers as it made preparations for its market debut. Saudi Aramco chose JP Morgan Chase, Morgan Stanley and HSBC... [more]

Buzzfeed reportedly preparing for 2018 IPO

Wed, 29 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Digital news site Buzzfeed is making initial plans to float itself on the stock market as early as 2018, according to several reports on Wednesday. There has been much speculation a... [more]

Eddie Stobart Logistics plans AIM float to accelerate growth

Thu, 23 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Eddie Stobart Logistics has confirmed it plans to float on London's junior market next month to raise £130m to accelerate organic growth and make acquisitions. The trucking and rail... [more]

Downing announces launch of Micro-Cap Investment Trust

Mon, 20 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Downing announced plans to launch a new investment trust focused on the UK micro-cap space, which some analysts hailed as a potentially useful addition to the sector. The investment... [more]

Mulesoft kicks higher on IPO debut

Fri, 17 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Mulesoft, the provider of cloud-based business software, enjoyed a strong Wall Street debut on Friday, with its stock kicking more than 45% higher in opening hours. The San-Franci... [more]

AirBnB raises $1bn in funding amid reports of IPO preparations

Fri, 10 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Home-sharing startup AirBnB has closed its latest round of funding, taking in a cool $1bn from investors as speculation grows as to whether the company will seek to go public in the... [more]

Snap expected to debut at $22 per share as investors lap up stock

Thu, 02 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - The parent company of popular picture messaging app Snapchat has priced its initial public offering at $17 per share, with latest trading suggesting it will enter the NYSE at around... [more]

Saudi Aramco flotation may be pushed back until 2019

Tue, 21 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Efforts to float a stake of Saudi Arabian state oil firm Saudi Aramco have been stunted, with the date of potentially world's largest ever IPO being pushed back as far as 2019. Acco... [more]