Stephen Lacey is US Editor for International Financing Review, helping to oversee editorial content across the region. He has particular expertise in coverage of the equity capital markets – IPOs, follow-on stock sales, and equity-linked securities – spanning the entire corporate life cycle, from venture and private equity to entry and maturation in the public markets.
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UK entrepreneur Richard Branson outlined plans last week to transport high-net-worth clients into space next year through Virgin Galactic.
Owl Rock Capital, an established business development company, should not have too much trouble securing the circa US$150m it is seeking from its IPO launched Monday for pricing Wednesday, July 17.
Liberty Media, the John Malone-run media conglomerate, is well known for arbitraging low-cost funding wherever possible, be it be bank loans, margin loans on underlying equities owned or securities exchangeable into said equity.