INVESTMENT BANKING DATABASE: INDUSTRIALS
- Structured Deals Get More Scrutiny. Hintze, John // Investment Dealers' Digest;5/24/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 21, p9
Reports on banking and securities regulators' issuance of proposed guidance outlining the controls and procedures that financial institutions should have in place to minimize the risk associated with the structured finance transactions Wall Street banks offer corporate customers. Expected...
- SECURITIES IN REGISTRATION: DEBT. // Investment Dealers' Digest;11/7/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 42, p51
The article lists planned new offerings of debt securities that have been registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the past one month, but have not yet come to market. Companies include: Government Properties Trust, New York Community Bancorp, Tribune, Quanta Capital...
- LBO Shops Pounce on IDS. MacFadyen, Ken // Investment Dealers' Digest;5/24/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 21, p11
Focuses on income depository securities (IDS), a hybrid structure created by CIBC World Markets, which combines the common stock and debt of a business into a solitary unit. Buyout firms' use of income depositary securities (IDS) as exits from their portfolio companies in the U.S; Companies'...
- Rough Sledding for IPO Market. Sweeney, Paul // Investment Dealers' Digest;3/24/2008, Vol. 74 Issue 12, p20
The article focuses on the status of the initial public offerings (IPO). It states that through November 2007 more money was raised worldwide and more IPO deals were consummated than in any previous year. However, in 2008 the markets are tentative. It adds that the downturn reflects a refrain...
- April Deal Roundup: An Upbeat, Robust Month. Y. B. // Private Placement Letter;5/16/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p3
Presents several charts depicting the total deal flow of securities in private placement market in the U.S. for the month of April 2005. Traditional private market volume; Private market volume comparison by country; Difference in the year of private market volume.
- A Welcome Note from the Managing Editor. Patel, Bhavesh M.; Johnston, Charles W. // Journal of International Finance & Economics;2009, Vol. 9 Issue 3, preceding p1
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editors discuss issues on financial market covering economics, corporate finance and banking aspects of international finance in the U.S.
- Better Way to Measure Risk? By using a Pain-to-Gain Ratio, it's possible to calculate how much pain investors must endure for each unit of gain. Israelsen, Craig L. // Financial Planning;May2015, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p71
The article discusses the use of a pain-to-gain ratio (PGR) in measuring investment risk. Topics covered include the calculation of the ratio for investment portfolios, the impact of considering either performance or volatility on the 100% U.S. large-capitalization investment model, and the role...
- Triple-C's: Where Will They Go From Here? // High Yield Report;9/20/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 36, p1
Reports on the outlook for lower-rated credits in the high-yield market for the rest of 2004. Lower-rated companies planning to sell debt; Spreads on lower-grade credits; Effect of strong market conditions on the performance of lower-rated issues.
- On the Evolution of Investment Strategies and the Kelly Rule--A Darwinian Approach. LENSBERG, TERJE; SCHENK-HOOPÉ, KLAUS REINER // Review of Finance;Mar2007, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p25
This paper complements theoretical studies on the Kelly rule in evolutionary finance by studying a Darwinian model of selection and reproduction in which the diversity of investment strategies is maintained through genetic programming. We find that investment strategies which optimize long-term...