Latest EMEA Follow-Ons/Rights issues news

  • Phoenix Group cheers capital markets with M&A financing

    Phoenix Group, the UK life assurance fund consolidator plans to raise £1.5bn of underwritten debt to part-fund its £3.24bn cash and shares acquisition of Standard Life Aberdeen’s insurance business, in what is likely to be one of the biggest sterling acquisitions this year.

    • 23 Feb 2018
  • EasyHotel raises £50m to fund expansion

    EasyHotel, the UK budget hotel developer and franchise operator, has raised £50m through an increased share placement to fund the development of new hotels. Its CEO said expansion plans stretched as far as Sri Lanka and Iran.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • PRS raises £250m to invest in UK housing

    PRS Reit, a UK real estate investment trust that builds and owns private rented homes in the UK, has completed a £250m capital raising to invest in UK real estate.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • Cineworld's £1.7bn rights offer fully subscribed after rump sale

    Cineworld, the UK cinema operator, has finished its £1.7bn rights issue to finance its reverse takeover of Regal Entertainment in the US, winning a high take-up from its shareholders.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • EN+ restructures leadership as Deripaska set to step down

    Oleg Deripaska is to step down from his role as president of EN+, the Russian aluminium and hydropower company, which floated for $1.5bn in London and Moscow in November, and as president of its affiliate Rusal, as part of a pre-planned organisational change in which he will shift focus to other business interests.

    • 19 Feb 2018
  • Prisa's 'transformational' rights offer ends 7.6 times covered

    Prisa, the Spanish media group, has raised €563m to tackle its high debts after its rights issue finished more than seven times oversubscribed.

    • 16 Feb 2018
  • Creval’s €699m recapitalisation gets going

    Creval, the Italian bank, has kicked off its fully underwritten €699m rights issue, having announced the price range late on Wednesday evening.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Capita comes full Serco to dodge Carillion fate

    The big fall in the share price of UK outsourcer Capita on Wednesday led to fears of another large corporate collapse in the sector following Carillion's demise last month. But market sources saw the rights issue and turnaround plans, which caused the dip, as a way to avoid disaster as peer Serco once did with similar tactics.

    • 01 Feb 2018
  • Capita to raise £700m to cut debt as profits, cashflow tumble

    Capita, the UK outsourcing services firm which runs London's congestion charge system, has laid out an ambitious turnaround plan including a £700m rights issue, but the stock plummeted as its profits projections fell short of expectations.

    • 31 Jan 2018
  • Steinhoff shares fall as company postpones earnings

    Shares in Steinhoff have fallen by over 12% in trading on Tuesday as the firm informed the Dutch regulator that it would not be publishing its 2017 financial results by January 31.

    • 30 Jan 2018

Follow-Ons/Rights issues news archive

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 71,795.24 248 8.65%
2 JPMorgan 59,685.75 255 7.19%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,401.35 173 6.31%
4 Barclays 50,153.02 148 6.04%
5 Deutsche Bank 44,937.03 167 5.41%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 9,857.42 14 13.05%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 7,833.35 12 10.37%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,773.27 11 7.65%
4 Citi 4,606.54 14 6.10%
5 BNP Paribas 4,132.76 19 5.47%

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 11.21%
2 JPMorgan 1,732.54 10 7.63%
3 Credit Suisse 1,727.84 7 7.61%
4 Deutsche Bank 1,465.10 11 6.45%
5 Citi 1,285.41 7 5.66%