Nuffield launches retail bond

Private healthcare and gym company Nuffield is today launching a retail bond in a bid to raise £15m to fund further expansion. Nuffield, which is not-for-profit, said the five-year bond will have a coupon of six per cent. The group runs 31 hospitals and 65 fitness centres. Chief exec David Mobbs said investors would be “helping us raise money to achieve our mission of making a real difference to the future of healthcare in this country”.