Latest EMEA Equity-Linked news

  • Lenovo ditches call option for popular equity-linked debut

    Hong Kong-listed Lenovo Group has given Asia its first real taste of equity-linked issuance for the year. The firm raked in $675m from its debut convertible bond (CB) after a flood of investors turned out for the deal, and as bankers gear up for more issuance. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 12:00 PM
  • Lenovo swells debut CB to net $675m

    Lenovo Group boosted the size of its debut convertible bond to $675m after a flood of investors turned out for the deal, according to bankers on the mandate.

    • 16 Jan 2019
  • RBC Capital Markets' equity-linked head leaves

    A senior equity-linked debt banker has left RBC Capital Markets.

    • 14 Jan 2019
  • GlobalCapital ECM Awards 2018: the poll is open

    The poll is open for GlobalCapital’s Equity Capital Markets Awards for 2018 and we invite market participants to have their say on the best performers of last year.

    • 11 Jan 2019
  • YuHua Education boosts CB to HK$940m

    China YuHua Education Corp has bagged HK$940m ($119.9m) from a sub-one year convertible bond, bumping up the deal size on the back of strong hedge fund demand.

    • 10 Jan 2019
  • YuHua Education tees up HK$800m CB

    China YuHua Education Corp has launched bookbuilding for a sub-one year convertible bond that could raise up to HK$800m ($102.1m).

    • 09 Jan 2019
  • Cellnex reopens European equity-linked market with €200m tap

    Cellnex Telecom, the Spanish wireless telecommunications company, has reopened the equity-linked market in Europe with a €200m tap of the €600m convertible bond it issued exactly one year ago.

    • 08 Jan 2019
  • US convertible boom gives Europe something to hope for: rate rises

    Rising interest rates in the US have created a roaring market for convertible bonds. Europe’s barren market has been put to shame — it risks being the driest year for two decades. Going into 2019, Europe is likely to remain in the shade of the US, but there are hopes of an issuance rebound — that is if interest rates ever start to rise. Aidan Gregory reports.

    • 18 Dec 2018
  • EMEA equity-linked ends 2018 50% down

    Overall issuance volume in EMEA’s equity-linked market is finishing 2018 down 50% from 2017, with bankers saying it is the worst year in memory.

    • 17 Dec 2018
  • Chia takes head of SEA ECM job at CLSA

    Nicholas Chia has left OCBC to join CLSA as the Citic Securities-owned brokerage looks to build out its southeast Asia equity capital markets franchise.

    • 11 Dec 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 23,474.87 54 9.05%
2 JPMorgan 22,392.03 63 8.64%
3 BNP Paribas 18,479.27 34 7.13%
4 HSBC 16,833.19 48 6.49%
5 Barclays 16,808.93 39 6.48%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 56,371.71 236 6.78%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 50,115.87 240 6.03%
3 JPMorgan 46,785.38 108 5.63%
4 UniCredit 45,665.76 207 5.50%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 43,321.52 173 5.21%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 114.77 1 17.52%
1 BNP Paribas 114.77 1 17.52%
3 Commerzbank Group 65.85 2 10.05%
4 Oakley Advisory Ltd 64.52 1 9.85%
4 Barclays 64.52 1 9.85%