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  • BE Semi gets 40% premium in hit €125m CB

    BE Semiconductor Industries' €125m convertible bond has traded up since its successful launch on Wednesday, when the company raised seven year money to expand factories in Asia at an attractive 40% premium to its current share price.

    • 30 Nov 2016
  • Asset manager Bellevue floats healthcare stocks trust for £150m

    Bellevue Asset Management, the Anglo-Swiss asset manager focused on biotechnology, has completed the flotation of BB Healthcare Trust, its new long-only investment trust focused on global healthcare stocks.

    • 30 Nov 2016
  • Sagi sells 12% of Playtech in increased block for £329m

    Teddy Sagi, the entrepreneur, used a block trade on Tuesday night to offload shares in Playtech, the FTSE 250 gaming software business he started in 1999, for £329m.

    • 30 Nov 2016


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  • MPS sub debt rallies as Italy said to buy €2bn

    The junior debt of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena rallied strongly on Wednesday on reports the Italian government was preparing to buy €2bn of subordinated bonds from retail investors, support which could potentially avoid the European Commission’s onerous state aid rules.

    • 07 Dec 2016
  • RBS eyes end to ‘complex and costly’ litigation after stress test miss

    Royal Bank of Scotland was looking to settle a series of litigation claims for up to £800m this week, shortly after being heavily penalised by potential misconduct fines in the Bank of England’s 2016 stress tests.

    • 05 Dec 2016
  • Italy qualms contained as traders whip off shorts

    The spectacle of Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi’s political suicide did little to rattle financial markets on Monday morning, with any immediate negativity in credit and equity that had not already been priced in ahead of the country’s Sunday referendum quickly eased over by shorters monetising their gains.

    • 05 Dec 2016
  • GlobalCapital Asia regional capital markets awards 2016, Part IV: Investment Bank

    In the fourth and final part of our annual awards we reveal our choice for Best Asian Investment Bank and Best Investment Bank.

    • 05 Dec 2016
  • P&M Notebook: Windows

    It’s outlook season for hardworking market hacks and the word of the moment is “windows”, a phenomenon demonstrated all too well by the weekend’s political action.

    • 05 Dec 2016
  • BAML loses Hong Kong IB chief to UBS

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s head of investment banking in Hong Kong has left after two decades at the firm to join UBS, according to a source close to the matter.

    • 05 Dec 2016

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Bookrunners of Global ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 05 Dec 2016
1 JPMorgan 54,846.64 317 8.10%
2 Goldman Sachs 46,864.97 257 6.92%
3 Morgan Stanley 45,631.65 251 6.74%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 32,477.21 207 4.80%
5 Citi 32,132.48 235 4.75%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 06 Dec 2016
1 JPMorgan 17,689.28 94 10.53%
2 Goldman Sachs 14,233.86 73 8.47%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,162.65 49 6.64%
4 Morgan Stanley 10,881.99 59 6.48%
5 UBS 9,977.51 50 5.94%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 05 Dec 2016
1 JPMorgan 350,314.87 1563 8.64%
2 Citi 331,807.46 1234 8.18%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 294,072.11 1065 7.25%
4 Barclays 288,574.83 960 7.12%
5 HSBC 246,960.17 1012 6.09%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 06 Dec 2016
1 JPMorgan 42,062.15 71 7.42%
2 HSBC 35,562.34 135 6.27%
3 BNP Paribas 34,319.54 159 6.05%
4 UniCredit 33,240.61 156 5.86%
5 ING 24,131.05 135 4.26%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 06 Dec 2016
1 JPMorgan 17,689.28 94 10.53%
2 Goldman Sachs 14,233.86 73 8.47%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,162.65 49 6.64%
4 Morgan Stanley 10,881.99 59 6.48%
5 UBS 9,977.51 50 5.94%