IPOs

Fintech takes on 135 mln euro commitment in Monte Paschi cash call

MILAN, May 23 - Fintech Advisory, a leading shareholder in Monte dei Paschi di Siena, has committed to buy unsold shares in the Italian bank's 3 billion euro ($3.3 billion) cash call for up to 135 million euros, a document showed.

UPDATE 1-Grupo Mexico plans $1 bln rail unit IPO in late June -presentation

MEXICO CITY, May 22 - Mexican mining, transport and infrastructure firm Grupo Mexico plans to raise between 13.7 billion and 16 billion pesos ($1.05 billion) in the initial public offering (IPO) of its rail unit ITM, according to an analyst presentation.

Regulatory News, 23 May 2015

Grupo Mexico plans $1 bln in rail unit IPO in late June - presentation

MEXICO CITY, May 22 - Mexican mining, transport and infrastructure company Grupo Mexico plans to raise between 13.7 billion and 16 billion pesos ($1.05 billion) in the initial public offering (IPO) of its rail unit, according to an analyst presentation.

Regulatory News 23 May 2015

Chicago faces test in muni market next week

CHICAGO, May 22 - Chicago will get its first taste of selling debt in the U.S. municipal bond market after its credit rating was dropped to "junk" by Moody's Investors Service when it converts $805.7 million of variable-rate bonds to fixed-rate next week.

23 May 2015

RPT-LatAm bond issuance expected to pick up after Memorial Day

NEW YORK, May 21 (IFR) - With a few Brazilian issuers set to tip their toes back into the Latam debt markets and US rate hike worries receding, bankers expect issuance volumes to pick up after Memorial Day.

Regulatory News 22 May 2015

New Issue- Goldman Sachs prices 1.5 bln euro 2020 FRN

where assigned, and hit the newskey (F9 on Reuters terminals)

Regulatory News, 22 May 2015

UPDATE 3-UK watchdog probes bank competition in bond, share sales

* Final report in spring 2016 (Adds banking industry group comment)

22 May 2015

UK banking review unlikely to uncover "something untoward" - industry body

LONDON, May 22 - Banking lobby group ICMA said on Friday that it would be surprised if the Financial Conduct Authority uncovered "something untoward" in its review of competition in investment banking.

22 May 2015

India's govt in talks with cenbank on public debt agency - Jaitley

DELHI, May 22 - Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday the government was in consultations with the Reserve Bank of India on setting up an independent public debt management agency (PDMA).

22 May 2015

India plans strategic stake sales; bank bad loans coming down - Jaitley

NEW DELHI, May 22 - The Indian government plans to sell stakes in state-run companies through strategic sales to partly meet its target for raising revenues from asset sales, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.

22 May 2015