Latest EMEA ABBs/Block Trades news

  • Equity issuers dip toes back in after rough start to February

    The equity capital market has kicked back into life this week with a number of high profile deals to test investor appetite. But with investors challenging IPO valuations and volatility causing a scare, lead managers might have to start selling deals on their fundamentals rather than relying on bullish market sentiment to do the job.

    • 12:00 PM
  • EMEA blocks market reopens with WPP and Farmafactoring trades

    The equity blocks market in EMEA reopened after Presidents Day on Tuesday night with trades in WPP, the UK advertising agency, and Banca Farmafactoring.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • Active managers eye chance to prove themselves amid volatility

    Volatility is still the talk of equity markets after last week's global sell-offs. Prices have stabilised but markets are expected to remain turbulent, raising questions as to whether these conditions will lead to a fundamental shift in how equity investors manage their portfolios.

    • 14 Feb 2018
  • Galliford to raise £150m to cover Carillion costs

    Galliford Try, the UK construction company, has announced a £150m capital increase to help cover costs related to the collapse of Carillion in January.

    • 14 Feb 2018
  • Yushvaev sells €134m of Delivery Hero stock

    Another equity block trade in Delivery Hero, the German online food ordering marketplace, flew out of the door on Thursday night after the company had reported its 2017 earnings earlier in the week.

    • 09 Feb 2018
  • Umicore raises €891.5m despite difficult markets

    Umicore, the Belgian materials technology and recycling group listed on Euronext Brussels, braved volatile equity markets on Thursday to raise €891.5m of new equity.

    • 09 Feb 2018
  • TalkTalk raises quickfire £200m after profit warning

    TalkTalk Telecom Group, the UK provider of telecoms and broadband services, raised £200m on Thursday from an intra-day capital increase after issuing a profit warning.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • Volatility returns and valuations challenged but ECM soldier on

    A buoyant January in equities markets has been followed by a difficult start to February, with the first IPOs out of a full pipeline seeing some issues in marketing just as stock markets tumble across the globe.

    • 07 Feb 2018
  • Ocado braves rough markets with £143m capital increase

    Ocado, the UK online grocer, raised £143m of fresh equity on Tuesday morning in an early day accelerated bookbuild led by Goldman Sachs and Numis Securities that finished “a few times covered”, according to a banker involved.

    • 06 Feb 2018
  • HSBC offloads Prisa rights ahead of €563m recap

    Despite a turbulent Monday for markets in Asia, Europe and the US, HSBC successfully completed the sale of 4.7m subscription rights for shares in Prisa, the Spanish media group that owns El País, ahead of its €563m rights issue.

    • 05 Feb 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 67,973.07 227 8.76%
2 JPMorgan 56,508.26 221 7.28%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 48,419.81 160 6.24%
4 Barclays 46,671.38 132 6.02%
5 Deutsche Bank 41,260.92 150 5.32%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 9,359.72 13 13.57%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 7,508.63 11 10.89%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,773.27 11 8.37%
4 Citi 4,606.54 14 6.68%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 3,112.52 11 4.51%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 2,546.04 12 12.02%
2 Credit Suisse 1,641.59 6 7.75%
3 JPMorgan 1,527.50 8 7.21%
4 Deutsche Bank 1,424.25 10 6.72%
5 Citi 1,285.41 7 6.07%