December 4, 2013 – Proceeds will be used to take out bank financing for the purchase of 50-year concession to run Ohio State University's parking operations
December 3, 2013 – The first-time issuer is refinancing debt associated with the Victorian Desalination Project.
December 3, 2013 – Hammerson plc, the U.K. real estate investment trust, has priced a $443 million equivalent, multi-currency private placement with nine U.S. institutional investors.
October 10, 2013 – Upsized from $400 million, the transaction is the largest the market has seen so far this year and the first of 2013 to top the $1 billion mark.
August 21, 2013 – A nascent private bond market is developing in France, and participants expect it to grow significantly over the next year or two, with an increasing number of transactions from French issuers, as well as some from companies based in other European countries.
August 8, 2013 – Bank of America Merrill Lynch held on to its long-running number one spot on the league tables for the first half of 2013, but another bank is nipping at its heels.
July 11, 2013 – A steady stream of activity punctuated by bouts of frenzy put mid-year 2013 volume right on par with the first half of record-breaking 2012.
June 10, 2013 – Following Private Placement Letter's 15th Annual Buyside Survey, Allen Weaver, head of Prudential Capital, sat down with PPL to talk about how the market is shaping up in 2013the business of direct placements, the markets tendency to oversubscribe, finding the right price point and why NAIC-3s still dont get much love.
June 6, 2013 – PPLs 15th Annual Buyside Survey finds that the vast majority of private debt investors continue to rely on banks for all or nearly all of their transactions.
BMW US Capital
C Solar South
American Transmission Co.
Co-head of U.S. Private Placements
Firm: Lloyds Bank
In the news: Say Bonjour to Frances New PP Market