Creditors of Premier Oil gave the
indebted oil and gas producer their approval for $800 million of
North Sea acquisitions under a scheme that would allow it to
delay debt repayments and issue new shares.
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)
sold on Wednesday 450 million pounds ($584 million) of
three-year sterling-denominated bonds at 98 basis points (bps)
over UK gilts, according to an investment note seen by Reuters.
Two letter bombs exploded in
the Netherlands on Wednesday, one at an ABN Amro bank
mail-sorting office in Amsterdam and the other 225 km (140 miles
away) in a mail room of Japanese electronics group Ricoh
, police said.
CVS Health Corp posted a
higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as its stores
sold more medicines and its pharmacy benefit management business
gained from higher U.S. prescription drug prices.
A Dubai appeal court has dismissed
a freezing order on a $436 million superyacht belonging to a
Russian billionaire at the centre of one of the world's
costliest divorce battles, according to a copy of the final
ruling reviewed by Reuters.