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ECM Outlook

  • ECM outlook: final chance to break pre-summer quiet

    As celebrations of European victories old and new helped slow equity capital market activity at the start of this week, bankers were hoping that at least some of the deals that have been delayed by recent volatility would come back to market before the summer sets in.

    • 17 Jul 2014

Latest ECM Opinion

  • The Scots don't owe the markets a no vote

    The markets may have an opinion on Scottish independence — but the No campaign has been acting like that matters more than anything else. Capital markets should follow the will of the people, not lead it.

    • 09 Sep 2014

Taking Stock

Latest Equity News

  • United Internet completes overnight cap hike

    German internet services firm United Internet raised €352m from a sale of new shares on Monday night.

    • 04:45 PM
  • Tui roadshows €600m HY return to buy UK unit

    Tui AG, the German tourism group, followed up Monday’s announcement of an agreement on merger terms with British subsidiary Tui Travel by beginning a roadshow for its first bond issue for nearly a decade.

    • 04:15 PM
  • Fresenius Medical Care raises €400m through CB but bankers downcast on equity-linked

    Fresenius Medical Care raised €400m through the sale of an equity neutral 2020 bond on Tuesday, but bankers said that it could be the last equity-linked deal to successfully price for some time.

    • 04:00 PM
  • French builder Spie launches IPO

    French building and infrastructure firm Spie launched a Paris IPO on Tuesday, with bankers hoping that the firms strong cash flow generation helps it achieve a high valuation.

    • 02:15 PM
  • Access Bank Nigeria set for up to $414m cap hike

    Access Bank Nigeria is set to ask shareholders for permission to raise as much as N68bn ($414m) at a meeting next month.

    • 12:15 PM
  • Rhodes Food opens books

    South African prepared meal firm Rhodes Food opened books on an IPO on Monday that could value it at around R1.1bn ($99.7m).

    • 15 Sep 2014
  • Emaar hopes to get premium in malls float

    Emaar Malls began bookbuilding on its up to $10.3bn IPO on Sunday, hoping to command a premium to its net asset value through the deal.

    • 15 Sep 2014
  • AngloGold pulls restructuring plan

    South African gold miner AngloGold Ashanti has pulled a plan that would have seen it launch a $2bn capital raise alongside a wholesale restructuring after investors balked at the plan.

    • 15 Sep 2014
  • Hannam’s boutique firm rebrands

    Ian Hannam and Neil Passmore’s EM boutique firm Strand Partners has rebranded as Hannam & Partners, folding an existing clutch of businesses together but reaffirming its business strategy.

    • 11 Sep 2014
  • Lock-up expiries promises equity party but picky investors may crash issuers

    A $900m sale of stock in cleaning services giant ISS on Monday could be the first of a splurge of supply in the blocks market as lock-ups expire and vendors become free to sell stakes in companies they floated in H1. But investor jitters could mean that the demand might not there to meet them when they arrive, writes Andrew Griffin.

    • 11 Sep 2014

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Sep 2014
1 JPMorgan 236,669.42 907 7.79%
1 JPMorgan 236,669.42 907 7.79%
2 Barclays 223,438.56 768 7.36%
2 Barclays 223,438.56 768 7.36%
3 Deutsche Bank 218,228.09 863 7.19%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 39,978.97 156 0.00%
2 Barclays 26,780.35 97 0.00%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 25,896.26 102 0.00%
4 HSBC 24,429.87 139 0.00%
5 RBS 23,936.58 93 0.00%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 09 Sep 2014
1 JPMorgan 20,902.10 99 9.14%
2 Goldman Sachs 20,719.76 65 9.06%
3 Deutsche Bank 18,927.22 64 8.28%
4 UBS 17,441.89 69 7.63%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 17,285.81 59 7.56%