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  1. UBS has whistleblower deal in Brazil currency investigation: paperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Swiss lender UBS AG made a whistleblower deal with Brazilian authorities investigating the suspected rigging of Brazil's currency market and will receive no punishment in the case, a local newspaper reported on Friday. The waning moon is seen behind a logo of Swiss bank UBS in Zurich February 10, 2015.

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  2. Citigroup, HSBC Among Banks Named in Brazil Currency ProbeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    Cade, as the regulator is known, found "strong signs" of anticompetitive price-fixing practices, according to an e-mailed statement Thursday from the Brasilia-based regulator. Banks coordinated currency transactions and pricing data and blocked competitors from operating freely in the Brazilian foreign- exchange market, according to the allegations.

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  3. Shale Drillers Lose Most-Precious Asset -- the $90 HedgeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    The insurance that producers bought before the collapse in oil -- much of which guaranteed minimum prices of $90 a barrel or more -- is expiring. As they do, investors are left to wonder how these companies will make up the $3.7 billion the hedges earned them in the first quarter after crude sunk below $60 from a peak of $107 in mid-2014.

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  4. Cohen v. Ubs Financial Services Inc Ubs AgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | FindLaw

    Eliot COHEN, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, Plaintiff-Appellant, David Hale, Charles Shoemaker, on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated, Philip Ricasata, Stan Sklenar, Plaintiffs, v. UBS FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC., UBS AG, Defendants-Appellees.

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  5. Deutsche Bank $3 Billion Wealth Team Leaving to Start Own FirmRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | The Washington Post

    David J. La Placa, a wealth manager in Deutsche Bank AG's San Francisco office, resigned on Friday with three colleagues to start Intellectus Partners, a boutique firm catering to entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and elsewhere. Their new firm started today with La Placa, 46, as chief executive officer and co-founder Jay Casey, as president, La Placa said in an interview.

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  6. EverBank Financial Corp Announces Pricing of its Subordinated NotesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Wire

    ... to close on June 30, 2015, subject to customary closing conditions. BofA Merrill Lynch, J.P. Morgan and UBS Investment Bank are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering and the representatives of the underwriters, and Raymond James is ...

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  7. Rockefeller Group sells K Street building for $250MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Business Journal

    The Rockefeller Group and Mitsubishi Estate New York have sold 1101 K St. NW to an affiliate of UBS AG.

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  8. IPO Monitor for the week ending June 24Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | SNL Financial

    ... to commence trading on the regulated market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on June 30. Kempen & Co. and UBS Investment Bank are acting as joint global coordinators and joint book runners. Barclays and COMMERZBANK are mandated as additional joint ...

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  9. India Eases IPO Rules for Startups as E-Commerce BoomsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Washington Post

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India at its board meeting today decided to eased rules linked to profitability, use of funds and valuation methodology, Chairman U.K. Sinha told reporters in Mumbai. "Most of these startups were thinking of listing outside" India, Sinha said.

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  10. Celyad Announces Closing of Its Global OfferingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | BioSpace

    ... Paris under the symbol "CYAD." The ADSs are listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol "CYAD." UBS Investment Bank and Piper Jaffray & Co. acted as joint book-running managers, and Petercam SA, Bryan, Garnier & Co., LifeSci Capital LLC and ...

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  11. Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on June 24Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Reuters

    The group said it would book a preliminary $350 million against first-half results towards an expected settlement in a U.S. criminal investigation into how the Swiss bank helped wealthy Americans dodge taxes. The provision is far less than many analysts had expected, with some estimates as high as 850 million Swiss francs .

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  12. Ex-UBS trader asks U.S. judge to dismiss Libor scheme caseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Reuters

    A Manhattan federal judge on Tuesday questioned why a former UBS AG trader's bid to dismiss a criminal case accusing him of scheming to manipulate the Libor rate should even be considered when the U.S. government calls him a fugitive. Lawyers for Roger Darin, a Swiss citizen, had asked U.S. District Judge Paul Crotty to overturn a federal magistrate's decision in March that rejected an earlier bid to dismiss the Justice Department's complaint.

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  13. India Eases IPO Rules for Startups to Tap E-Commerce BoomRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Washington Post

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India at its board meeting today decided to eased rules linked to profitability, use of funds and valuation methodology, Chairman U.K. Sinha told reporters in Mumbai. "Most of these startups were thinking of listing outside" India, Sinha said.

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  14. FFL to sell garage doors maker CHI to KKRRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | PE Hub

    ... CHI will continue to excel in partnership with KKR." Fully committed financing is being provided by UBS Investment Bank and KKR Capital Markets. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal counsel to KKR. CHI and FFL received financial advice from Barclays ...

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  15. Cigna Rejects Anthem's $47 Million Bid; Leaders ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Insurance Networking

    Cigna Corp. rejected Anthem Inc.'s $47 billion takeover bid, saying it was inadequate, not in the best interests of shareholders and that Anthem's management wasn't fit to lead a merged insurance giant. Anthem on Saturday offered to buy the smaller health insurer in what would be the biggest takeover ever in a U.S. industry on the verge of major consolidation.

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  16. Billionaire's Aims for $172.5 Million IPO, While Neos Therapeutics Asks for $69 MillionRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | BioSpace

    ... Founded in 1994, Neos is now apparently ready to make a run at the public markets, and has enlisted UBS Investment Bank , BMO Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets . No specific pricing terms were disclosed. As for Conkwest , it joins a stable of ...

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  17. Anthem offers $184 a share for Cigna, but no CEO postRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | SNL Financial

    ... r to achieve a successful integration of our companies, I will lead the integration team," Swedish said. UBS Investment Bank serves as adviser to Anthem, with White & Case LLP acting as legal counsel on this proposed deal.

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  18. UPDATE 1-Two more Swiss banks settle with U.S. over tax evasionRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Reuters

    Bank Linth LLB AG and Bank Sparhafen Zurich AG will pay penalties to the United States in deals to avoid criminal charges for helping Americans avoid taxes, joining nearly a dozen other Swiss banks that have done the same. Bank Linth will pay $4.15 million and BSZ will pay $1.81 million, the Department of Justice said on Friday.

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  19. Celyad raises $100.1 million gross proceeds with Nasdaq IpoRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... expected to begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market on 19 June 2015 under the symbol "CYAD". UBS Investment Bank and Piper Jaffray & Co. are acting as joint book-running managers, and Petercam SA, Bryan, Garnier & Co., LifeSci Capital LLC ...

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  20. Celyad Scores $100.1 Million Gross Proceeds With Nasdaq IpoRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | BioSpace

    ... expected to begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market on 19 June 2015 under the symbol "CYAD". UBS Investment Bank and Piper Jaffray & Co. are acting as joint book-running managers, and Petercam SA, Bryan, Garnier & Co., LifeSci Capital LLC ...

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