Latest EMEA IPO news

  • Recession and political fears make ECM execution difficult

    The return of heightened market volatility this summer has cast a shadow over final few months of 2019 for equity capital markets. Investors are weighing up whether to buy new deals in at a time of heightened geopolitical risk and deteriorating macroeconomic conditions.

    • 05:00 PM
  • German equities blown off course by economic headwinds

    German equity capital markets are likely to be quiet for the rest of the year amid a worsening outlook for the country’s economy, which has been battered by trade tensions between the US and China and is also highly exposed to the threat that UK may crash out of the EU without a deal in October.

    • 21 Aug 2019
  • Ferretti sails on with IPO despite Italian politics

    Ferretti, the Italian manufacturer of luxury yachts, is still planning to lead the autumn Italian IPO pipeline, despite the increasing likelihood that the country’s coalition government could collapse after the resignation of the Prime Minister.

    • 20 Aug 2019
  • Zero-E to test ECM demand for ESG equities

    Equity capital markets investors are becoming increasingly focused on sustainable investments, particularly those linked to renewable energy. The strength of this demand could be tested this autumn, should Spanish renewable energy firm Zero-E choose to list.

    • 19 Aug 2019
  • ‘Core Europe' IPOs to offer Brexit dodge

    The EMEA IPO calendar for the rest of the year is set to be filled with companies from continental Europe, as Brexit uncertainty looks set to delay UK listings. But global volatility could yet scupper all plans.

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • Medical marijuana firm lists on London Stock Exchange

    Freyherr International Group, the Slovenian medical marijuana company, has priced its IPO on the London Stock Exchange.

    • 14 Aug 2019
  • French IPOs on track but PE threat lurking

    The IPOs of private equity-owned French glassware maker Verallia and of state-owned Française des Jeux (FDJ), the national lottery operator and sports betting company, are both attracting healthy interest in pre-marketing, but sources have expressed some concern that one deal could be taken off the table.

    • 12 Aug 2019
  • ECM turns bearish on September after equity and rates volatility smash the fragile summer peace

    ECM participants have been reminded how quickly the mood in equity markets can turn after a volatile week and are assessing the impacts on their autumn pipelines.

    • 09 Aug 2019
  • ECM investors fret over IPO supply

    Equity capital markets investors may be grappling with a rough week for major equity indices but they are still ready to invest in new listings. However, there is a possibility the sellers won’t come.

    • 07 Aug 2019
  • Russian IPOs on ice as listed market shrinks

    Ready and willing equity investors are facing another year of frustration in Russia, with the country's IPO activity set to underwhelm until 2020.

    • 06 Aug 2019

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 258,439.97 1161 8.49%
2 Citi 234,461.54 980 7.70%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 200,720.52 825 6.59%
4 Barclays 186,521.37 765 6.13%
5 Goldman Sachs 145,264.65 606 4.77%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 31,351.09 133 7.76%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 27,432.69 116 6.79%
3 JPMorgan 23,350.32 62 5.78%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,852.01 62 5.65%
5 UniCredit 20,250.58 112 5.01%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,160.55 49 10.08%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,744.92 38 9.57%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,966.15 37 8.61%
4 Citi 5,856.44 44 7.24%
5 UBS 4,823.67 25 5.96%