Latest EMEA ABBs/Block Trades news

  • Sulzer sells Sfr608m of shares formerly held by Renova.

    Sulzer, the Swiss maker of industrial machinery, is in the blocks market tonight with a Sfr608m sale of its own treasury shares that it acquired from its former majority shareholder, the sanctioned Russian conglomerate Renova, in April.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • Deutsche Bank left with 22% of Instone after ‘weird’ block trade

    Deutsche Bank has disclosed a 22% stake in Instone Real Estate, the German residential property developer, after a highly unusual block trade in the stock earlier in the week that failed to clear.

    • 13 Sep 2018
  • Investor darling Adyen left unloved after lockup lifted for €1.65bn sale

    The IPO global coordinators for Adyen, the Dutch payments processing company, were at the centre of a controversy this week after lifting the lockup agreement on the sale of new stock three months early to allow pre-IPO investors to move €1.65bn of stock. A 9% discount to the last close helped ensure a heavily oversubscribed deal, but the aftermarket was chaotic with the stock slipping as much as 19.2% at one stage on Thursday. Aidan Gregory reports.

    • 13 Sep 2018
  • First Adyen block trade covered in half an hour

    A jumbo €1.5bn block has been launched in Adyen, the Dutch payments processing company, on behalf of a number of the pre-IPO shareholders, after the stock closed up 8.2% to give Adyen a bigger market capitalisation than Deutsche Bank.

    • 12 Sep 2018
  • Bain Capital’s first TI Fluid Systems block trade sells well

    Bain Capital has completed the first sale of shares in TI Fluid Systems, the UK maker of fluid delivery systems for cars and trucks, since its IPO last autumn. The deal came in response to several reverse inquiries from investors.

    • 12 Sep 2018
  • ActivumSG sells half of Instone in single block trade

    A very large block trade, relative to the market cap, is taking place tonight in shares of Instone Real Estate, the German residential property developer. The €413m trade covers 49.6% of the capital.

    • 10 Sep 2018
  • Moratti family sells 10% stake in Saras

    Massimo Moratti, the Italian petroleum tycoon, sold a €190m stake in energy company Saras along with his brothers on Wednesday evening.

    • 06 Sep 2018
  • Elliott serves up 6.3% of its Charter Court shares

    Elliott, the activist hedge fund has sold 6.3% of its shares in a 15m block trade of Charter Court Financial Services, the UK challenger bank said on Wednesday.

    • 06 Sep 2018
  • BC Partners trades out of Sabre in £116m trade

    BP Partners, the European private equity firm, sold out of specialist insurance Sabre last night, less than a year after the company’s IPO.

    • 05 Sep 2018
  • Nordic ECM market reopens after summer

    Nordic equity capital markets investors had several deals to look at on Tuesday night, with two deals contributing over €587m of issuance in Nordic ECM.

    • 05 Sep 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 272,848.08 1048 8.12%
2 JPMorgan 265,005.45 1158 7.89%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 247,670.24 827 7.37%
4 Barclays 202,639.20 746 6.03%
5 Goldman Sachs 181,377.67 593 5.40%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 34,133.57 140 6.41%
2 JPMorgan 32,550.71 62 6.11%
3 UniCredit 28,539.82 130 5.36%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 28,297.17 109 5.32%
5 Deutsche Bank 26,254.12 90 4.93%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 11,195.88 46 9.11%
2 Goldman Sachs 10,193.27 47 8.29%
3 Citi 9,056.44 50 7.37%
4 Morgan Stanley 6,336.77 41 5.16%
5 UBS 6,098.17 23 4.96%