Posts tagged: Kingfisher

Cash calls - who is next? - Part 6

Monday, 4 May 2020, 10:15 pm

City wags reckon Kingfisher is working with bankers at Credit Suisse on "liquidity options".

What that means exactly remains unclear but one can presume it would involve the owner of B&Q, Screwfix and Castorama raising cash in some shape or form...


Cash calls - who is next? - Part 4

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 7:10 am

There is talk circulating the London market that one of Britain's biggest companies is set to launch a large cash call.

Reliable people familiar with the matter said the mystery company, thought to be in the FTSE 100 index, said the equity capital fundraising could be imminent.

However, it's not clear which blue chip company is going to kick off the rights issue or placing. If you think you have an idea, do get in touch via the usual channels, such as [email protected]


Cash calls - who is next?

Friday, 17 April 2020, 8:09 am

Betaville is in a bit of a grump.

Now, you might ask why given what's going on in the world. Well, yes, that's fair enough - there are more important things happening in the world than the daily cut and thrust of unveiling the secret deals going down in the City of London...