|Day's range||34.09 - 34.69|
|52-week range||23.33 - 35.09|
|PE ratio (TTM)||17.00|
|Earnings date||19 Jul 2017 - 24 Jul 2017|
|Dividend & yield||3.48 (10.15%)|
|1y target est||38.14|
The British payments start-up TransferWise has kicked off talks about a new fundraising that will see its valuation soar past £1bn for the first time. Sky News has learnt that TransferWise is in detailed talks with investors, including several prospective new backers, about a funding round that could double the $117m (£90m) it has already raised during its six-year history. Sources said this weekend that the payments company, which now sees more than £1bn transferred using its app each month, could finalise its new funding within a matter of weeks.
The exhibitions group which stages the Olympia Horse Show and World Counter-Terror Congress will be sold next week to one of the world's biggest buyout firms for nearly £600m. Sky News has learnt that Blackstone (NYSE: BX - news) will announce on Monday that it has acquired Clarion Events from rival Providence Equity Partners. Clarion, which is chaired by Simon Kimble, a former RAF officer, owns the rights to hundreds of exhibitions ranging from the House & Garden Show to the Conde Nast Traveller Luxury Fair.
Blackstone and CVC have teamed up on a $3.8 billion bid for U.K. online payments processor Paysafe Group, joining a wave of consolidation in the payments sector.