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June 18, 2014
06:58 EDTC, GS, COV, JPM, MDTMedtronic, Covidien using just two advisers for deal, NY Times says
Medtronic (MDT) and Covidien (COV) hired just one financial adviser each for Medtronic's takeover of Covidien, with Covidien choosing Goldman Sach (GS) and Medtronic tapping Perella Weinberg, according to the New York Times. Companies involved in large M&A deals often hire many more advisers, the newspaper noted. Other banks that offer M&A advisory services include Citigroup (C) and JPMorgan (JPM). Reference Link
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March 19, 2015
12:29 EDTJPMJudge dismisses lawsuit over $13B JPMorgan-Justice Dept settlement, Reuters says
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that sought to block a $13B settlement reached between JPMorgan and the U.S. Justice Department over mortgage loans, reports Reuters. Judge Beryl Howell accepted a motion by the Justice Department to dismiss the lawsuit, which argued the non-profit group Better Markets lacked standing to sue. Howell said, "The plaintiff has failed to meet its burden to show it has suffered an injury in fact." Reference Link
11:53 EDTGS, C, JPMU.S. banks face headwinds in unloading oil loans, WSJ says
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09:06 EDTCCiti Retail Services extends long term consumer relationship with Office Depot
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07:15 EDTCCiti CEO tells shareholders 2015 targets 'within reach,' Reuters reports
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06:42 EDTGSAllianz hedges stake in China Pacific Insurance, Reuters says
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06:06 EDTCCiti files lawsuit over Swiss franc surge, Reuters says
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06:06 EDTGSSunrun powers up for IPO later this year, WSJ reports
Sunrun, a solar-energy company, is said to be working with Credit Suisse (CS) and Goldman Sachs (GS) on a potential IPO for later this year, sources tell The Wall Street Journal, which adds that the company was valued at $1.3B as of March 2014. Other solar companies that have gone public in recent years include residential solar installers like Vivint Solar (VSLR), backed by Blackstone (BX), and SolarCity (SCTY), backed by Tesla's (TSLA) Elon Musk. Reference Link
March 18, 2015
13:56 EDTCArgentina to bar Citi from exiting custody business, Reuters says
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08:25 EDTJPMSamson near deal for covenant breach waiver, NY Post says
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07:44 EDTJPMJPMorgan to purchase $45B of mortage service rights from Ocwen, NY Post says
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07:27 EDTGSFreeport seeks funding from Blackstone, Apollo, Reuters says
Freeport McMoRan (FCX) has hired Goldman Sachs (GS) and Barclays (BCS) to find private equity firms willing to finance certain of its energy projects and asset developments, reports Reuters, citing people familiar with the matter. Freeport is in talks with Blackstone (BX), Apollo (APO), and Warburg Pincus about a potential partnership. The sources say the firm may be seeking "several billion dollars," though discussions are in "very early" stages. Reference Link
06:09 EDTGSGoldman Sachs prices 6M shares of specialty lending arm, WSJ reports
According to a source, late yesterday, Goldman Sachs priced 6M shares of Goldman Sachs BDC, its specialty lending arm, at $20 per share with the shares set to begin trading today, The Wall Street Journal reports. Shares of Goldman Sachs BDC will trade under the ticker symbol "GSBD." Reference Link
05:39 EDTMDTSt. Jude Medical downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo downgraded St. Jude Medical (STJ) to Market Perform saying competitive pressures will drive 2015 market share losses in the company's cardiac rhythm management business, which represents 50% of total sales. Wells believes the launch of CardioMEMS will not be strong enough to offset the headwinds in CRM unit. The firm thinks Boston Scientific's (BSX) earlier than expected approval for its next generation subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator called Emblem will drive share gains against St. Jude and Medtronic (MDT) in the single chamber ICD market. Wells cut its price target range for St. Jude shares to $69-$70 from $73-$74. The medical technology company closed yesterday down $2.01 to $65.45.
March 17, 2015
16:41 EDTJPMJPMorgan formally authorizes $6.4B equity repurchase program
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16:00 EDTCOptions Update; March 17, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 11c to 27.30. Option volume leaders: AAPL RIG MGM HTZ TWTR TSLA CY KO NFLX C according to Track Data.
14:37 EDTC, JPMCiti, Barclays near $800M settelement of forex suit, WSJ says
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13:10 EDTJPMJPMorgan could acquire Ocwen's Fannie MSR portfolio, IMF reports
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12:26 EDTCCitibank to exit custody business in Argentina following ruling, WSJ reports
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07:15 EDTCCiti price target raised on positive news flow at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank raised its price target for Citi (C) shares to $56 from $54 citing recent positive news flow around the sale of OneMain, the credit card deal with Costco (COST) and last week's stress test results. Deutsche notes the stock still trades at a 6% discount to tangible book. It keeps a Buy rating on Citi.
05:34 EDTJPMJPMorgan providing financial advice to UK government to fight dementia
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