Posts tagged "Goldman Sachs"

Goldman Sachs invests in fast-growing Ripple pea milk

[30 January/ Food Dive] Goldman Sachs has joined a USD65 million funding round for Ripple Foods, a company that uses it Ripptein pea protein to make milk and yogurt style products.  The funding round means that Ripple has now raised USD110 million to date.  Global Chair of Consumer, Retail and Healthcare groups at Goldman Sachs,...

Costa price on the up as local funds pile in

[22 July/ The Australian] The floating of the Costa Group has recently attracted steady demand from sceptical local fund managers which, coupled with expected strong offshore demand, could see its share price reach AUD 2.30. A final price of AUD 2.30 would result in a raising of AUD 560 million, a market capitalisation of AUD...

IPO market calls Costa as trade buyers struggle [27 May/ The Australian Financial Review]

Costa Group, the Australian horticulture business, is expected to be listed on the ASX exchange within the next month, with its advisors Goldman Sachs and UBS preparing pre-IPO research reports and marketing roadshows. Private Equity owners are believed to have been put off by the company’s 10-to-12-times earnings valuation, while there is growing confidence that...

Decision day for SFF looming

[13 April/ NZ Farmer Weekly] With strong speculation that numerous overseas investors have expressed interest in Silver Fern Farms proposed capital raising, crunch time is approaching for the meat industry, including farmers wanting greater level of ownership and control, and the Alliance Group which may lose an opportunity to take a major role in a...

WH aims to raise $2b in scaled-down public float

[23 July/ China Daily] A source with direct knowledge said that the Chinese pork producer, WH Group Ltd is planning to raise USD 2.05 billion in a scaled down Hong Kong initial public offering, with a fixed share price of HKD 6.20 (valuing the company at 11.5 times the estimated 2014 earnings), which is less...