ECM turns bearish on September after equity and rates volatility smash the fragile summer peace

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By Sam Kerr
09 Aug 2019

ECM participants have been reminded how quickly the mood in equity markets can turn after a volatile week and are assessing the impacts on their autumn pipelines.

Global equity indices experienced heavy selling in the first half of this week, following increasingly aggressive rhetoric between the US and China.

GlobalCapital reported on Wednesday that there are fears among investors that ECM issuers, particularly sellers of IPOs, will choose to avoid public markets if volatility is ...

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