DataRoom AM: Medibank cover

Medibank looks destined for an IPO regardless of pending scoping study results, while the stakes are high for James Packer’s Japanese ambitions.

The scoping study into Medibank Private is set to indicate a trade sale will raise more than an ASX listing. So why will the government likely opt for the latter?

Elsewhere, James Packer sizes up his competition in Japan, another IPO prospect drops away, a bold sale plan is drawn up for BrisConnections and Oil Search readies to spruik a big acquisition.


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