Latest EMEA IPO news

  • Global Fashion Group offers generous discount to peers

    Global Fashion Group, the emerging markets-focused online fashion retailer, has opened the books for its €300m IPO on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange with a price range that pitches the company at a healthy discount to its closest peers Asos and Zalando.

    • 17 Jun 2019
  • Airtel Africa targets £3.6bn valuation

    Airtel Africa, the African unit of Indian telecommunications group Bharti Airtel, has fixed the price range for its £595m IPO on the London Stock Exchange.

    • 17 Jun 2019
  • Traton sets IPO range earlier than expected

    Volkswagen surprised the equity capital markets on Friday by setting a range on the IPO of its trucks division, Traton, a few days earlier than most in the market had expected. But the deal has already gained strong investor interest.

    • 14 Jun 2019
  • Italian luxuries to comfort equity investors amid political tussles

    Italian equities bankers wondering what deals to bring from a country where the political situation is a constant threat to smooth issuance have been inspired by the recent UK listing of a luxury retailer. Sam Kerr reports.

    • 13 Jun 2019
  • Trainline on track for £1.5bn valuation as funds get onboard

    It took just over two hours on Wednesday morning for the IPO of Trainline, the UK transport booking website, to get covered after the company opened the books on its £630m IPO on the London Stock Exchange.

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Investors become more demanding of IPO sellers

    IPO investors in Europe are taking more time over new listings and subjecting each to greater levels of scrutiny than before.

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Honesty should benefit Traton's relaunched flotation

    The spin-off of Traton, the trucks division of Volkswagen, has been relaunched after the IPO was postponed earlier this year due to volatility caused by the trade tensions between the US and China. Traton may not excite many growth investors, but it is a rock solid German industrial asset that isn’t trying to persuade investors it is anything else, unlike a string of recent flotations in the US and Europe.

    • 11 Jun 2019
  • Traton gets traction after one week on road

    Europe’s most prominent IPO, the Frankfurt listing of Volkswagen’s truck unit Traton, has been on the road for a week and sources have expressed confidence in the deal’s viability.

    • 11 Jun 2019
  • IPO investors demand quality in 'difficult market'

    IPO investors appear to be putting a high premium on company fundamentals when looking at new listings, focusing less on thematic trends and more on underlying numbers, as shown by the listings of Watches of Switzerland and Marel.

    • 10 Jun 2019
  • Invesco cashes in on AJ Bell performance with £144m share sale

    Invesco has cut its stake in AJ Bell, the Manchester-based investment platform, after the stellar performance of the stock since the company listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2018.

    • 07 Jun 2019

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 189,125.64 835 8.18%
2 Citi 178,481.94 729 7.72%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 148,726.70 609 6.43%
4 Barclays 141,595.74 562 6.12%
5 HSBC 118,154.11 612 5.11%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 21,626.10 74 8.29%
2 BNP Paribas 19,199.68 81 7.36%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 17,431.25 46 6.69%
4 Deutsche Bank 12,826.80 46 4.92%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 12,165.84 59 4.67%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 6,404.49 28 10.39%
2 JPMorgan 5,765.60 34 9.35%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,589.53 27 9.07%
4 UBS 4,134.32 20 6.71%
5 Citi 4,039.74 28 6.55%