German stocks - Factors to watch on January 18
The DAX top-30 index looked set to open 0.4 percent higher on Wednesday, according to premarket data from brokerage Lang & Schwarz at 0736 GMT.
Nov 21 Innovative Industrial Properties Inc
* Innovative Industrial Properties Inc sees IPO of 8.8 million shares of its class A common stock - SEC filing
* Innovative Industrial Properties Inc - Expect the IPO price of co's class A common stock to be $20.00 per share Source: (bit.ly/2gcPvra) Further company coverage:
FRANKFURT, Jan 18 German media group Bertelsmann may raise its stake in book publisher Penguin Random House, its joint venture with Britain's Pearson, it said on Wednesday after Pearson said it intended to issue an exit note.
LONDON, Jan 18 Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday that Mastercard's proposals might be acceptable in addressing its concerns over the acquisition of payments processing company Vocalink.