Activists hold key to Europe’s M&A fortunes

Banks face big decisions over client selection and positioning as Europe’s M&A boom falters, writes David Rothnie

  • By Ralph Sinclair
  • 09 May 2019
Europe’s mergers and acquisitions market has a UK-sized hole in it. The spectre of Brexit has crimped activity in the region’s biggest M&A market, which usually accounts for a third of overall deal volumes. The value of announced deals in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) tumbled ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 370.70 1703 8.43%
2 Citi 338.00 1440 7.68%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 290.28 1254 6.60%
4 Barclays 259.48 1092 5.90%
5 HSBC 216.86 1191 4.93%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 41.27 194 7.05%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 38.30 162 6.54%
3 JPMorgan 31.31 86 5.35%
4 UniCredit 27.27 145 4.66%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 26.70 83 4.56%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 11.53 77 9.40%
2 Morgan Stanley 11.15 54 9.09%
3 Goldman Sachs 10.36 56 8.44%
4 Citi 8.20 64 6.68%
5 UBS 5.68 33 4.62%