Latest EMEA IPO news

  • Russia aims to strengthen domestic capital markets

    Russian president Vladimir Putin’s suggestion that he will extend the country’s capital amnesty by a year is good news for the country’s capital markets and a step forward in making the country less dependent on international, and primarily western, investors.

    • 07 Feb 2019
  • Investor IPO sentiment to face March test

    The quiet IPO market of the first two months of 2019 could turn out to be the calm before a storm, with sell side institutions eager to begin printing deals.

    • 06 Feb 2019
  • Former Newton fund manager fined for IPO price collusion

    The UK Financial Conduct Authority has fined a former fund manager for attempting to influence pricing during an IPO and share placing in 2015.

    • 05 Feb 2019
  • Brexit to hobble UK ECM this year

    The UK’s equity capital markets are facing a difficult year, as companies hold off from share sales due to the uncertainty surrounding the UK’s impending departure from the European Union. The German-speaking region is therefore likely to be the dominant fee pool in Europe this year, while emerging markets will become a still more important source of IPOs on the London Stock Exchange. But Brexit angst is chilling markets even beyond the UK.

    • 05 Feb 2019
  • Artificial Solutions plots path to Swedish stockmarket

    Artificial Solutions, the Swedish software company that developed conversational artificial intelligence, may sell new shares on the main Swedish market to finance its growth, once it has obtained a listing on Nasdaq First North, according to its CEO.

    • 31 Jan 2019
  • ‘Eerily quiet’ EMEA ECM market has slowest Jan since 2009

    January has proven to be the quietest start to the year in a decade for EMEA ECM.

    • 30 Jan 2019
  • UK’s greatest loss from Brexit could be its reputation

    Whatever the resolution of the UK’s attempts to leave the European Union, it will likely take a long time for it to repair its reputation among investors.

    • 29 Jan 2019
  • Europe’s only IPO postponed

    The only large European IPO being actively marketed, the Paris flotation of logistics company Gefco, has been delayed. Banks on the deal are holding fire on a launch until they can find a better window.

    • 29 Jan 2019
  • Brexit chaos claims London fund listing

    The £200m ($262.56m) listing of Global Sustainability Trust, a London socially responsible investing (SRI) private equity vehicle, has been postponed due to negative market conditions — primarily the political chaos surrounding the UK’s exit from the European Union (EU).

    • 29 Jan 2019
  • ECM fears more sanctions after EN+ reprieve

    The US Treasury has lifted sanctions on Rusal and EN+, the aluminium and energy companies formerly controlled by Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, but the fear of further sanctions against Russian companies remains.

    • 28 Jan 2019

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 58,137.72 186 8.23%
2 JPMorgan 57,032.77 202 8.08%
3 Barclays 49,551.65 159 7.02%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 42,095.04 147 5.96%
5 Deutsche Bank 38,217.89 137 5.41%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,045.16 4 18.58%
2 BNP Paribas 1,742.18 7 5.36%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 1,539.94 8 4.73%
4 MUFG 1,257.24 4 3.87%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,165.08 6 3.58%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 998.25 3 13.49%
2 Citi 693.55 2 9.37%
3 Morgan Stanley 572.72 3 7.74%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 509.34 3 6.88%
5 Jefferies LLC 409.89 4 5.54%