IPOs

PRESS DIGEST- China - April 21

April 21 - Chinese newspapers available in Beijing and Shanghai carried the following stories on Monday. Reuters has not checked the stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

China IPO promised land turns to desert as regulator review stokes confusion

* Questions on whether 2014 can match expected $40 bln spree

Regulatory News, 2:30am IST

NY attorney general seeks info from high-speed firm Virtu: source

NEW YORK, April 18 - High-speed trading firm Virtu Financial Inc, which has been pursuing an initial public offering, has received a letter of inquiry from the New York attorney general amid a wider probe of the industry, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Regulatory News 18 Apr 2014

Slovenia says PIMCO bought its November bond issue

LJUBLJANA, April 18 - Slovenia's finance ministry said on Friday that Pimco, which runs the world's largest bond fund, bought its closed November bond issue worth 1.5 billion euros ($2 billion).

18 Apr 2014

UPDATE 1-Virtu IPO timing not set in stone -source

(Changes attribution for information, adds details on market conditions)

Regulatory News, 18 Apr 2014

Virtu indefinitely postpones IPO - WSJ

April 17 - High-speed trading firm Virtu Financial Inc has indefinitely postponed its initial public offering plans, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Regulatory News 18 Apr 2014

New Jersey leads $8 bln of U.S. muni bond sales next week

April 17 - U.S. municipal bond sales will increase to $8 billion next week, led by a $1.16 billion deal from New Jersey's Economic Development Authority that will help the recently-downgraded state save money on its strained budget.

18 Apr 2014

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Shares of Travelocity owner Sabre rise in debut

(Corrects paragraph 4 to change number of outstanding shares and valuation)

CORRECTED-Shares of Travelocity owner Sabre rise 7 percent in debut

(Corrects paragraph 3 to change number of outstanding shares and valuation)

IPOVIEW-U.S. IPO market loses shine as investors turn picky

April 17 - Companies looking to go public in the United States will have to temper their expectations as investors begin to question valuations in a crowded market.

Regulatory News 18 Apr 2014
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85.61
22,714.45
+0.38%
24.35
6,803.75
+0.36%
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2.17
710.72
+0.31%

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65.76
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+0.45%
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+0.28%
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