Vneshtorgbank, a bank that services foreign economic relations of Russia, will issue bonds worth 2bn rubles (about $63m) on February 26, a representative of the banking community who is close to organizers of the issue reported to RBC. The three-year bonds are expected to yield 15 percent a year and the first nine-month coupon will be set at 15.5 percent. The bonds will be floated on MICEX, and Vneshtorgbank will act both as organizer and underwriter of the issue.
An unidentified man wielding a knife attacked civilians in the Church of Notre Dame in the French city of Nice. Three people were killed, several others were hospitalised with injuries.One of the victims was beheaded