Latest EMEA equity capital markets news

  • Hot blocks roll on with Koç Holding, OneSavings Bank, Fever-Tree deals

    On Wednesday night, the vibrant trading in the equity blocks market is continuing with several large deals from Turkey and the UK.

    • 06:00 PM
  • Second Hella block this year prices at 1.6% discount

    On Tuesday night, the Hueck family, which controls Hella Hueck & Co, sold a 2% stake in the company at a very slim discount.

    • 04:00 PM
  • Deutsche Bank appoints new UK ECM head

    Deutsche Bank has named a new head of UK equity capital markets.

    • 12:00 PM
  • SEBT engineers $158m Daewoo E&C sell-down

    South Korea’s SEBT Investment has sold a second block in Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co in as many months, raising W177.6bn ($157.9m).

    • 11:15 AM
  • Blocks market robust as Hella, Konecranes, Kion are priced at tight discounts

    The momentum in the equity block trade market is evident this week, as several large trades have been priced at extremely tight discounts. The drought of equity-linked deals also ended this week, with a zero coupon note issued by a Danish hearing equipment maker.

    • 11:00 AM
  • Lotte Chemical targets $1.4bn from Malaysia IPO

    Lotte Chemical Titan, the Malaysia-based arm of South Korean conglomerate Lotte Group, has fixed a ceiling price for its MR5.9bn ($1.4bn) IPO.

    • 10:30 AM
  • Singapore internet firm Sea files for US IPO

    Internet and mobile platform company Sea, formerly known as Garena Interactive Holding, is planning a US IPO, according to a source familiar with the matter.

    • 09:15 AM
  • IOC pitches for $956m sell down on Thursday

    The Indian government is hearing pitches from 10 firms on Thursday for its sell down in Indian Oil Corp worth some Rp62bn ($956m).

    • 07:30 AM
  • Axis Reit moots $108m block to pay down debt

    Malaysia’s Axis Real Estate Investment Trust is planning a placement of new units that could raise some MR465.4m ($108.1m), said the company.

    • 05:45 AM
  • Medicover trades up 17% as Nordic IPOs flourish

    Shares in Medicover, the Swedish diagnostic services provider, closed 17% higher on their trading debut on Tuesday after the company finished its Skr2bn (€207m) IPO on Nasdaq Stockholm, having priced the deal at the mid-point of its range.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Goldman Sachs leads Kion, Just Eat blocks

    On Monday night, Kion Group, the German forklift truck maker, completed a €602m capital increase to refinance its acquisition of Dematic, a specialist automation company, through an accelerated bookbuild led by Goldman Sachs.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Desperately seeking subsidy

    Balancing public money with private profit can be a challenge, and Brexit makes it doubly difficult. The European Investment Bank is set to become something of a football in negotiations between the UK and the EU27 — and the UK’s corporates could stand to lose out. What, if anything, should replace it?

    • 23 May 2017
  • Daewoo owner eyes quick return with $160m block

    SEBT Investment Co is once again looking to pare its stake in South Korea’s Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co after a rally in the stock, this time with a W177.6bn ($160m) overnight sale.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Firms prep bids for Indian railway company divestments

    India’s divestment body has set the pitching schedules for bidders on the IPOs of state-owned Rail Vikas Nigam (RVNL) and Rites, according to announcements on its website.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Hudco IPO: looks can be deceiving

    The first IPO of an Indian state firm in five years met with roaring approval from investors, as Housing and Urban Development Corp’s (Hudco) success in primary spilled over into its trading debut. Books were nearly 80x covered and the stock has surged as much as 30%. But it would be a mistake to read too much into the deal.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Corporation Bank gets board nod for Rp35bn fundraise

    India’s Corporation Bank has won approval from its board of directors to raise up to Rp35bn ($540.2m) in capital, according to an exchange filing on Monday.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Chinese cable producer Putian eyes HK IPO

    China’s Putian Communication Group is vying for approval to list in Hong Kong, according to a draft prospectus filed with the city’s exchange on Monday.

    • 23 May 2017
  • NLB sells Istrabenz stake before IPO

    Nova Ljubljanska Banka, Slovenia's largest bank, has sold its entire 13.1% stake in Istrabenz, the conglomerate, ahead of NLB's long awaited reprivatisation, according to a regulatory filing on Monday.

    • 22 May 2017
  • Online retailer Boozt's IPO covered throughout range

    The IPO of Boozt, the Nordic online fashion retailer, is covered at its maximum size throughout its price range.

    • 22 May 2017
  • India Grid powers on with $351m InvIT IPO

    India Grid Trust has priced its Rp22.5bn ($351m) IPO at the high end of the range despite being stung by IRB InvIT Fund’s poor debut.

    • 22 May 2017

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 94,925.33 384 8.39%
2 Citi 87,531.58 331 7.74%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 84,341.49 288 7.46%
4 Barclays 75,288.19 241 6.66%
5 Goldman Sachs 68,504.71 208 6.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 May 2017
1 Deutsche Bank 19,381.65 47 8.82%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 18,968.25 36 8.63%
3 HSBC 18,103.95 50 8.24%
4 BNP Paribas 8,911.57 55 4.05%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 8,885.00 54 4.04%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,714.26 35 8.36%
2 UBS 8,283.47 33 7.95%
3 Goldman Sachs 7,736.57 37 7.42%
4 Citi 6,897.11 46 6.62%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,215.31 24 5.96%