UPDATE 1-Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest
(Adds Vale SA)
Dec 2 (Reuters) - The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media:
* Goldman Sachs Group Inc's wealthy personal clients are being offered several hundred million dollars of convertible debt in Uber, the driver-hailing app, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter. (on.ft.com/15Nb4rp)
* Oil Search Ltd has bid more than $300 million to buy the Papua New Guinea assets of Talisman Energy Inc, in a move that could accelerate an expansion of the Pacific nation's flagship gas-export facility, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. (on.wsj.com/1ybopUU)
* Brazil's Vale SA is considering listing part of its global base metals business, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Monday, as the miner looks to fund capital projects amid a collapse in iron ore prices.