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March 2012

Global Bond Offerings Reach Trillion Dollar Record

Global Bond Offerings Reach Trillion Dollar Record Global Bond Offerings Set $1.16 Trillion Record in Quarter Bond sales globally have exceeded a record $1.16 trillion in the first three months of 2012 as moves by global central banks along with reduced risk from Europe’s sovereign debt crisis drive credit-market optimism. Offerings by companies from Europe [...]

Bladex to Issue 144A Regulation S Bond

Bladex to Issue 144A Regulation S Bond Bladex Announces US$400 Million Bond Issuance  PANAMA CITY -- Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A. (Bladex) BLX -1.55% , announced the issuance of a US$400 million bond, the Bank's first 144A/Reg S transaction in several years. The bonds, which mature in 2017, pay a fixed rate coupon of [...]

Congress Passes New Capital Formation Legislation

Congress Passes New Capital Formation Legislation Important new legislation intended to spur job creation and economic growth by improving access to the capital markets for start-up and emerging growth companies has cleared Congress. The "Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act" (JOBS Act) won final approval on March 27, 2012, and now goes to the President. The [...]

Jobs Bill to Boost IPOs, Start-ups

Jobs Bill to Boost IPOs, Start-ups In Latest Jobs Bill, a Billion-Dollar Business Is Now Small Bipartisanship returned, however briefly, to Capitol Hill on Thursday, when the House passed, by an overwhelming margin, a bill ostensibly intended to make it easier for start-up companies to raise capital. “What this bill does is, it provides a [...]

Texcan Capital Expands with Frankfurt Stock Exchange

Texcan Capital Expands with Frankfurt Stock Exchange Oil Company Texcan Capital Inc. to Expand Business Operations ISIN.com can assist with your initial public offering on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and offers a joint venture program Read more about our IPO Frankfurt Stock Exchange services here: IPO Texcan Capital Inc. ("Texcan" or the "Company", Symbol: TCBN) [...]

Canadian Oil Sands Prices 144A Regulation S of Senior Notes

Canadian Oil Sands Prices 144A  Regulation S of Senior Notes Canadian Oil Sands Prices US$700 Million of Senior Notes CALGARY, ALBERTA-- March 26, 2012) - Canadian Oil Sands Limited (the "Corporation") (TSX:COS) (OTCQX:COSWF) today announced it has agreed to issue US$400 million principal amount of 4.5% senior unsecured notes due April 1, 2022 (the "2022 [...]

KEMET to Issue $110mm 144A Notes

KEMET to Issue $110mm 144A Notes KEMET Corporation Announces Pricing of $110,000,000 of 10-1/2% Senior Notes Due 2018 KEMET Corporation KEM +0.39% ("KEMET") today announced that it has priced an offering of $110,000,000 of aggregate principal amount of 10-1/2% senior notes due 2018 (the "Senior Notes") to qualified institutional buyers within the United States pursuant [...]

Regulated information – Ageas shares and FRESH securities expected to be temporarily suspended today in connection with MCS court decision

If, as expected, the Brussels Commercial Court today renders its judgment relating to the Mandatory Convertible Securities (MCS)1, the trading in Ageas shares2 on NYSE Euronext Brussels and Amsterdam, and in FRESH3 securities on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange will be temporarily suspended, at the request of Ageas and Ageasfinlux. The Brussels Commercial Court is expected [...]

Corporate Bond Sales on Rise

Corporate Bond Sales on Rise Corporate Bond Sales Surge Prompts SocGen to Lift Issue Forecast Europe’s busiest day for corporate bond sales in two years prompted Societe Generale SA (GLE) credit analysts to increase their 2012 issuance forecast by about 40 percent to “closer to” 100 billion euros ($132 billion). Bond offerings reached 47.5 billion [...]

144A Trends

144A Trends Business Development Companies Raising Debt In The Public Market There is a new trend in the Business Development Company ("BDC") sector: the issuance of medium term publicly traded Notes. Previously, only a handful of BDCs were able to raise unsecured Notes or convertible debt, and most of the investors/lenders were major financial institutions, [...]

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