Is Privates Boom Already Over?
- High Yield's Loss Is Mezzanine's Gain. Roper, Akil Salim // Private Placement Letter;01/31/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p3
Provides opinions of speakers at a private placement industry conference on mezzanine finance. Sponsor of the conference; Expectations on the mezzanine market as a source of financings; Percentage of the mezzanine share in high yield bonds in 1998.
- Roundup: July Reenergizes Deal Flow. Y. B. // Private Placement Letter;8/22/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 33, p3
The article discusses the trend of deal flow for July 2005. Despite July being a traditionally slow month for the private placement industry, last month's deal flow proved otherwise, with a total volume of $3.83 billion issued across 16 transactions, a 19.7% increase over June's deal flow, which...
- October: Urgency Fed Momentum. Iyer, Gayatri // Private Placement Letter;11/8/2010, p2
The article reports that the private placement market added around 1 billion dollars to September's issuance. It states that the average deal size also grew simultaneously, where most transactions topped 100 million dollars. It mentions that Informa PLC was the largest deal with 730 million...
- October Roundup: Deal Flow Still Slow, Still Low. Y. B. // Private Placement Letter;11/28/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p3
The article evaluates the global performance of the private placement security bonds for October 2005. Experts observed that despite of the reported increase in the number of security issuance, the October 2005 deal volume was down compared with the same period in 2004. Most of the issuance were...
- NBFCs heave sigh of relief. // Telegraph (Calcutta, India);7/3/2013, p1
The article discusses the decision of the banking regulator Reserve Bank of India not to implement a notification that mandated a gap of six months between two private placements of non-convertible debentures by a non-bank financial company (NBFC). Topics include concerns raised by financial...
- Problem Bonds Pack a Punch in Privates. Colomer, Nora // Private Placement Letter;12/18/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 50, p1
Warns that the totals for private placement investments in 2000 in the United States might reflect the damage caused by the steady increase in problem bonds. Significance of trouble bonds problems; Sectors that are displaying signs of credit downturn; Impact of the problem on private placements.
- Bond Defaults Fail To Rattle Private Market. Roper, Akil Salim // Private Placement Letter;08/23/99, Vol. 17 Issue 34, p8
States that reports from the top rating agencies indicate that corporate bond defaults rose during the first half of 1999 but private placement buyers do not appear to be concerned. Reason for the view of some private placement buyers on increased defaults as a business opportunity; Key issue...
- January Issuance Falls Short Of Expectations. Keegan, Jeffrey; ROPER, AKIL SALIM // Private Placement Letter;01/25/99, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p2
Assesses the performance of the United States corporate bond market at the start of 1999. Comments from some private placement buyers; Factors that have encouraged some issuers to remain on the sidelines.
- Coke, OPIC Close Turkish Deal-ite. Wirz, Mathieu // Private Placement Letter;01/17/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the closing of the bond offering of Coca-Cola Bottlers of Turkey in the private placement market. Companies who managed the offering; Reasons behind Coke Turkey's success; Overview of the insurance policy covering the deal.