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Keep up to date with companies looking to come to market as sentiment recovers after years in the doldrums

Ineos boss pitches fracking

Jim Ratcliffe’s big problem is footloose environmentalists

Brazil’s parched IPO market seeks boost

Appointment of new finance minister will be critical for sentiment

Branson makes £70m as Virgin Money floats

UK Treasury also one of the biggest beneficiaries from listing

Virgin Money float values bank at £1.25bn

Challenger lender prices IPO at bottom of range

China IPOs in Hong Kong disappoint

City records lowest average returns and greatest chance of losses

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Virgin Money presses ahead with IPO

Challenger bank revives plans after choppy October markets

Delay for listing of Spain’s Aena

Airport operator told to hold open tender for role of IPO auditor

Samsung SDS prices IPO at top of range

Korean parent also moves ahead with second float

Malaysia fund readies $3bn power asset IPO

Plan for listing next year comes amid scrutiny of 1MDB

Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari

Quintessential Italian marque to be listed next year

Goldman at odds with rivals over Alibaba

Investment bank’s research following flotation sets low target

Niche financial firms to try Aim floats

Mortgage Advice Bureau and Haversham brave choppy markets

Two companies unveil UK Aim IPO plans

Mortgage Advice Bureau and Haversham seeking to buck trend

GSK’s chief Witty comes out fighting

Drugmaker ‘extremely pragmatic’ about options for boosting value

GSK looks at potential float of HIV unit

Cost-cutting and multibillion-pound restructuring drive launched

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BCA Marketplace scraps planned IPO

Vehicle auctioneer blames ‘market volatility’

Australia eyes A$5.5bn Medibank IPO

Health insurer listing part of A$100bn public asset sale

M&A deal failure at highest since 2008

A total of $573bn worth of deals have been withdrawn so far

Singapore fund buys 4.6% of Jimmy Choo

Shoemaker’s shares gain on London debut

Deal-doers slam the brakes on

Many transactions that felt like dead certs a few weeks ago are trundling towards the scrapyard

EE being lined up for sale or IPO

Plans are being hatched to list or offload the UK mobile operator

Saudi bank to float despite turmoil

Listing defies religious criticism and plummeting stock market

Aldermore scraps plans for IPO

‘Challenger’ bank unlikely to list before general election

Levin Zhu quits as CICC chief executive

Departing boss of investment bank had rebuffed calls for listing

IPO banks seek measure of success

FT analysis finds first-day ‘pop’ does not deliver longer term

Charity-link mobile group to list on Aim

Rosenfeld backed group to expand model to US

Ackman’s Pershing Square fizzles on IPO

Shares trade at a sharp discount to fund’s net asset value

Jimmy Choo narrows down IPO price range

High-end shoemaker says float is fully covered

Old Mutual drops IPO price for asset unit

Financial services group cuts target price by almost a fifth

Buyout owners set to pull Spie flotation

Move underscores waning appetite of investors for European IPOs

Citi to shrink bad bank with OneMain IPO

Subprime consumer lending arm could be valued at more than $4bn

Flurry of Dubai floats expected

Rising valuations are luring new investment

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Owner of webuyanycar.com plans IPO

BCA Marketplace could be valued at up to £1.2bn

Board leaves Tesco with no food for thought

New appointments will not quell complaints of a lack of grocering experience

Japan’s Recruit prices IPO at top end

Listing would value staffing group at $16bn

Aim float for Austrian lithium project

Lithium batteries key to bringing electric cars to mass-market

Miller Homes pulls flotation

Housebuilder blames volatility in markets

Aldermore IPO targeting £800m valuation

Challenger bank offering only open to institutional investors

London IPOs at highest level since 2007

Flotations surpass last year with 80 IPOs raising £12.2bn

Rocket Internet fizzles on market debut

Shares fall in Frankfurt after being priced at top of range

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