* Tigenix launches an offering of 25 million euros convertible bonds
network build outs around the world. The firm also announced plans to issue 23.5 million shares of stock and mandatory convertible preferred shares to partially fund the pending Verizon transaction. We believe the equity financing is a smart move, necessary
American Century Equity Income TWEIX (66% downside capture ratio) plays defense in a number of ways, including owning convertibles and preferreds, as well as buying stocks with sizable dividends. Phil Davidson has proved to be a steady hand for more
fit for an IRA. The reason is that it tends to hold pretty high-yielding bond types--including high-yield bonds, convertible bonds, non-dollar-denominated bonds as well as emerging-markets bonds--and some equities. Historically, its tax
February 20 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Swedbank's (Swedbank AB; A+/Positive/F1) issue of additional Tier 1 convertible notes a final rating of 'BBB-'. The final rating is in line with the expected rating Fitch assigned to the notes on 6
* Announces exercise of over-allotment option in connection with the Outokumpu offering of senior unsecured convertible bond
BUDAPEST, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Hungarian drugmaker Richter will provide a $5 million convertible loan to Texas-based biopharmaceutical firm Evestra to finance female healthcare research projects, Richter said in a statement on Thursday.
TOKYO, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Japanese building products maker Lixil Group Corp said it is seeking to raise 120 billion yen ($1 billion) with a convertible bond issue to pay back debt it is taking on with its acquisition of German bathroom fittings company Grohe.
* Issued a convertible bond in amount of 10 million Swiss francs ($10.5 million)
* Says 4 million euros ($4.56 million) convertible bond issue has been approved by shareholders' meeting