Samsonite prepares for secondary heavy IPO

Samsonite and majority owner CVC Capital Partners have mandated five banks to lead the luggage company’s Hong Kong IPO later this year. The deal could be worth around $1bn and is likely to mainly take the form of a secondary sale by the private equity firm.

  • 22 Feb 2011

Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Scotland and UBS have all won mandates on the transaction. Goldman Sachs and HSBC are understood to be the joint sponsors, joined by the remaining three as joint bookrunners.

The issuer is keen to get the deal done as quickly as ...

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 67,778.97 227 13.16%
2 JPMorgan 52,330.31 164 10.16%
3 Barclays 30,137.66 109 5.85%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 27,812.92 137 5.40%
5 Citi 26,407.69 97 5.13%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 HSBC 2,850.00 3 38.61%
2 Citi 1,851.69 3 25.09%
3 JPMorgan 1,463.08 3 19.82%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 227.00 1 3.08%
5 Arab Banking Corp - BSC 147.73 2 2.00%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,452.47 11 8.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 3,349.08 10 8.29%
3 JPMorgan 3,343.06 8 8.28%
4 Credit Suisse 2,505.48 12 6.20%
5 Deutsche Bank 2,382.73 14 5.90%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 18,126.24 25 13.31%
2 Deutsche Bank 16,961.98 26 12.46%
3 HSBC 13,854.03 26 10.17%
4 JPMorgan 5,343.18 17 3.92%
5 Citi 5,119.67 16 3.76%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%