Latest EMEA ABBs/Block Trades news

  • JP Morgan rehires Barry Meyers from Barclays

    Barry Meyers, head of UK equity capital markets at Barclays for the past two years, will rejoin JP Morgan in June after three months' gardening leave.

    • 24 Mar 2017
  • Credit Suisse capital increase ‘would please investors’

    Credit Suisse may be about to bow to investors’ wishes and give up the idea of floating its Swiss Universal Bank, opting instead for a capital increase, which could come as an accelerated deal. A statement may come on Friday when the bank publishes its annual report.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Ontex completes first capital increase since IPO

    On Wednesday evening, Ontex Group, the Belgian maker of personal hygiene products, increased its equity capital by 10% through an accelerated bookbuild led by BNP Paribas and UBS.

    • 22 Mar 2017
  • Carl Zeiss and TBC Bank blocks attract strong demand

    There were four equity block trades in EMEA on Tuesday evening, the largest of which was a capital increase by Carl Zeiss Meditec, the German medical technology company.

    • 21 Mar 2017
  • E.On bags €1.34bn for debt reduction after losses in 2016

    E.On, the German electricity and gas company, successfully placed €1.34bn of new equity on Thursday night after announcing earlier in the week that it had made a €16bn loss in 2016 due to a writedown of the value of Uniper, the fossil fuels business it span off last year, and costs related to the decommissioning of its nuclear assets.

    • 17 Mar 2017
  • Innogy, Bayer, ASR Nederland shine in ECM Awards…

    The IPO of Innogy was voted Equity Capital Markets Deal of the Year and JP Morgan judged ECM Bank of the Year in GlobalCapital's 2016 Equity Capital Markets Awards, which were announced on Wednesday night at our second ECM Awards Dinner, held at the Banking Hall in London.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • GlobalCapital Equity Capital Markets Awards 2016: the winners

    The IPO of Innogy was voted Equity Capital Markets Deal of the Year and JP Morgan judged ECM Bank of the Year in GlobalCapital's 2016 Awards - read the full results here.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • Wacker Chemie sells 21% of Siltronic at 5.3% discount

    Wacker Chemie picked Credit Suisse, Citigroup and Commerzbank on Tuesday night to sell 21% of Siltronic, the German company that makes silicon wafers for mobile phones and computers, after its share price had rallied by more than 260% over the past 12 months.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • Sagi sells 4.1% of Playtech in UBS off-market trade

    Shares in Playtech, the UK gaming software business, closed 1.1% lower on Wednesday after its founder Teddy Sagi sold 4.1% of the company to Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management for £113m.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • Maisons du Monde, Spie blocks sell well

    Bain Capital has completed its second block trade of shares in Maisons du Monde, the French furniture retailer, since its IPO in 2016.

    • 14 Mar 2017

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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
  • 14 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,650.87 23 11.13%
2 Deutsche Bank 8,169.49 17 8.53%
3 HSBC 6,243.46 23 6.52%
4 Citi 4,355.35 13 4.55%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,273.37 17 4.46%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 5,440.56 17 10.74%
2 Deutsche Bank 4,468.97 23 8.82%
3 UBS 3,742.72 17 7.39%
4 Citi 3,393.89 23 6.70%
5 Goldman Sachs 3,360.93 18 6.63%