Latest EMEA ABBs/Block Trades news

  • Royal Bafokeng Platinum trade flies out the door

    Anglo American Platinum, the biggest producer of platinum in the world, has sold a a 6.5% stake in Royal Bafokeng Platinum to finance its commitment to a joint mining venture in South Africa.

    • 24 Apr 2018
  • Steel bulls stampede into SSAB block trade

    A sale of shares in SSAB, the Nordic steel producer, by Industrivärden attracted heavy demand from investors bullish towards the sector after Chinese production cuts caused a rally in the price of steel.

    • 24 Apr 2018
  • Tritax raises £155m after stellar 2017 results

    Tritax Big Box REIT, the UK real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on “big box” distribution centres, has raised £155m ($218.31m) of growth capital and was covered in excess of its deal size.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • HelloFresh falls 10% after early Rocket sale

    Rocket Internet has completed the first sale of shares in HelloFresh, the German meal kit delivery company, since its €276m IPO on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in October.

    • 18 Apr 2018
  • Steinhoff raises R3.75bn in first Steinhoff Africa block

    The South African equity market got the trade it had been waiting for this week when Steinhoff International, the embattled retail conglomerate, sold a portion of its stake in Steinhoff Africa Retail, the African subsidiary it span off last year, to raise funds to reduce its debt.

    • 12 Apr 2018
  • UniCredit sells out of ERG in surprise €118m trade

    UniCredit sold its remaining stake in Italian wind operator ERG for €118m to an eager investor base after markets closed on Tuesday evening.

    • 11 Apr 2018
  • Equity investors reel as US Treasury 'nukes' Deripaska

    Equity investor sentiment on Russia has been upended in the space of a weekend after the shock release from the US Treasury on Friday imposing a fresh set of sanctions on Russia which has torpedoed the fortunes of aluminium producer EN+ and its owner Oleg Deripaska.

    • 09 Apr 2018
  • Time for equity markets to de-FANG

    The FANGs, the catchy grouping of high growth tech disruptors, may have made sense in the past but the unique pressures being faced by each business as it matures and the economic cycle turns should lead investors to differentiate more between the technology-enabled stars of the US equities market.

    • 03 Apr 2018
  • ECM participants bemoan the onset of volatility after years of wanting it

    It has been a long held belief over the past few years that a return of volatility would be good for equity capital markets. But the speed of its return is causing many investors to give taking risk a wide berth.

    • 28 Mar 2018
  • Game over for Vivendi as Ubisoft pulls off ECM coup

    The power of equity capital markets to solve complex corporate finance problems elegantly was vividly demonstrated on Tuesday night when JP Morgan and Crédit Agricole led a €2bn sale of Vivendi’s whole 27% stake in Ubisoft, the video game developer, writes Sam Kerr.

    • 21 Mar 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 143,637.59 532 8.14%
2 JPMorgan 133,493.98 551 7.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 121,018.50 398 6.86%
4 Barclays 102,515.63 366 5.81%
5 Goldman Sachs 100,033.84 285 5.67%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 24,749.48 24 10.68%
2 Citi 15,693.04 32 6.77%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,413.17 40 6.22%
4 Deutsche Bank 13,118.70 35 5.66%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,117.87 27 5.23%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,976.79 28 10.24%
2 JPMorgan 4,842.28 23 8.30%
3 Citi 4,170.20 23 7.15%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,055.26 23 6.95%
5 Morgan Stanley 2,713.30 22 4.65%