of 1,000 per hour would qualify as a "meteor storm." But more recent considerations lead modelers to advise us to keep our expectations much lower.
The maximum ZHR
determined by the International Meteor Organization is around 3,500 to 4,000, which is about double what I thought the upper limit on our simple model was.
Observing at around 4:00 UT under superb conditions with a limiting stellar magnitude of 6.4, he noted typical Perseid activity, with a ZHR
of 70 and actual observed rates about two-thirds as much.
Citigroup Inc (NYSE: C), Credit Suisse Group (NYSE: CS) (ZHR
: CSGN) (CSGN.VX), JP Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE: JPM), Rothschild and UBS AG (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX) are all reportedly eyeing the transaction, but were told that the arrangers will have to offer a loan of GBP15bn to GBP20bn, the report said.
Having been ranked by Institutional Investor as a top analyst in Specialty Pharmaceuticals for well over a decade, Goodman has previously been at UBS Investment Bank (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX), including most recently as managing director and US Healthcare Analyst focused on Large-Cap and Specialty Pharmaceuticals sectors.
Credit Suisse (NYSE: CS) (ZHR
: CSGN) (CSGN.VX), Barclays Capital (LSE: BARC) (NYSE: BCS), BofA Merrill Lynch (NYSE: BAC) and Deutsche Bank Securities (NYSE: DB) (DBK.DE) are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering, and JP Morgan (NYSE: JPM), Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), UBS Investment Bank (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX) and Wells Fargo Securities (NYSE: WFC) are acting as joint-lead managers, while RCap Securities is serving as co-lead manager on the transaction.
The Swiss government, through the central bank's tighter capital regulations, is looking to prevent the recurrence of the 2008 crisis when the Swiss authorities were compelled to bail out UBS AG (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX), the Swiss daily Tages-Anzeiger has reported.
Earlier, Foster was a director in the investment banking group focused on technology infrastructure and software at Credit Suisse (NYSE: CS) (ZHR
: CSGN) (CSGN.VX) and an executive director in the technology group at UBS Securities (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX).
US authorities have arrested an employee of Swiss banking group Credit Suisse AG (NYSE: CS) (ZHR
: CSGN) (CSGN.VX) as material witness in an investigation against banks for allegedly helping Americans evade taxes, Dow Jones has reported, citing a separate report by Swiss weekly Sonntagszeitung.
Dunev has most recently served as a managing director in the Investment Banking Division at UBS (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX), leading the bank's Specialty Finance efforts in the Americas.
A syndicate group was also formed consisting of Bank of America Merrill Lynch (NYSE: BAC), Credit Suisse Group AG (NYSE: CS) (ZHR
: CSGN) (CSGN.VX), Daiwa Securities (TYO: 8601) (FRA: 8601), Deutsche Bank (NYSE: DB) (DBK.DE), Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), Nomura Holdings Inc (NYSE: NMR) (TYO: 8604) (AMS: 8604), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) (LSE: RBS) (NYSE: RBS-PP), TD Securities (NYSE: TD) (TSX: TD) and UBS AG (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR
: UBSN) (UBSN.VX).