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  • Banca Imi and De Agostini raise €250m with Italian Spac

    Banca Imi has raised €250m of equity capital for a special purpose acquisition company, in partnership with DeA Capital, the alternative asset manager owned by the De Agostini Group.

    • 08 Dec 2017
  • Equity investors abandon Steinhoff over irregularities

    Equity investors have turned on what was once a darling retail stock in a dramatic two day sell-off which has rocked the company and South Africa to its core.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Steinhoff collapse rocks Europe’s CB market

    The shocking fall from grace this week of Steinhoff International, the South African retail group, is causing pain for many in the equity-linked debt market, where it has issued €2.7bn of bonds. The potentially unsound nature of its earnings caused an 80% collapse in its share price this week, and has triggered a fast transfer of its convertibles into specialist hands.

    • 07 Dec 2017


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Equity people & markets

  • Natixis inks ECM alliance with Oddo BHF

    Natixis has signed a five year strategic alliance with Oddo BHF, the Franco-German brokerage. They will combine their equity trading and capital markets businesses, in a move triggered by the arrival of MiFID II in January 2018.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Vietnam passes new law to boost SOE sell-downs

    Vietnam is giving a fillip to transparency around IPOs of state-owned companies, passing a new law that will allow firms that are being privatised to conduct a public bookbuilding. While a step in the right direction, the effect of the law is still being debated, with many problems yet to be overcome, writes Jonathan Breen.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Deutsche Bank tweaks top ranks in Asia ECM

    Deutsche Bank shook up the senior ranks of its equity capital markets desk in Asia this week, removing the co-head structure and merging ECM with equity derivatives. The move comes amid a global reorganisation being rolled out from the bank’s headquarters that combines the equity and debt financing units with markets. John Loh reports.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Let investors short Chinese stocks, says Asifma

    Short selling is crucial to the development of China’s equity market, especially in attracting greater foreign participation, Lyndon Chao, head of equities and post trade at the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (Asifma), told GlobalRMB.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • Deutsche rejigs Apac ECM business

    Deutsche Bank has merged its equity capital markets and strategic equity transactions group in Asia Pacific, with the move leading to some senior changes in the team, according to a source familiar with the matter.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • HKEX, SZSE: IPO Connect not imminent

    Regulators in Hong Kong and mainland China are in no urgency to launch a primary equity link, also known as IPO Connect, senior executives at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) have said.

    • 05 Dec 2017

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Bookrunners of Global ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 63,970.81 356 7.68%
2 Morgan Stanley 63,202.05 406 7.59%
3 JPMorgan 60,967.32 400 7.32%
4 Citi 46,256.79 362 5.55%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 41,563.96 301 4.99%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.67%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,092.40 102 7.39%
3 Citi 17,768.49 110 6.88%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.85%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,256.05 98 6.68%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 415,838.72 1590 9.03%
2 JPMorgan 379,647.36 1732 8.25%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 359,324.90 1302 7.81%
4 Goldman Sachs 267,102.04 920 5.80%
5 Barclays 266,010.35 1070 5.78%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 45,073.36 191 6.67%
2 Deutsche Bank 37,312.62 138 5.52%
3 BNP Paribas 36,204.20 208 5.36%
4 JPMorgan 34,040.23 112 5.04%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 32,958.96 107 4.88%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.67%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,092.40 102 7.39%
3 Citi 17,768.49 110 6.88%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.85%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,256.05 98 6.68%