Latest EMEA ABBs/Block Trades news

  • Berenberg leads €122m Solutions 30 share sale

    Shareholders in Solutions 30, the French software services company, came to market on Thursday night with an equity block trade, intended to increase liquidity in the shares and give new investors the opportunity to buy into the name.

    • 13 Oct 2017
  • Goldman cleans up Dong after it goes green

    The private equity arm of Goldman Sachs has sold the last of its shares in Dong Energy, the Danish power company, for Dkr4.3bn (€576m).

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • KKR sells 12.3% of Pets at Home for £119m

    On Monday night, KKR, the US private equity group, sold a 12.2% stake in Pets at Home, the UK pet supplies retailer it floated in 2014, through an accelerated bookbuild led solely by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • Borr drills investors for another $650m to buy new rigs

    Borr Drilling, a Bermuda-registered, Oslo-headquartered offshore oil drilling company, has raised $650m with a 51% capital increase that was placed in an accelerated way on Friday evening.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • Eurazeo cuts 4.6% slice off its Elis stake

    Eurazeo, the private equity group, is selling a 4.56% stake in Elis Services, the French bed linen and laundry company, through a block trade of about €220m.

    • 04 Oct 2017
  • Siemens sells out of Osram via €1.2bn ABB

    Siemens, the German engineering group, sold nearly all its stake in Osram Licht, the Munich-based lighting company it span off in 2013, via an accelerated bookbuild led by Citigroup and Deutsche Bank on Wednesday night.

    • 04 Oct 2017
  • JC Flowers continues OneSavings Bank exit with £79m sale

    Investors got another chance to build up more exposure to the UK’s flourishing challenger banking sector on Tuesday night when JC Flowers, the US private equity firm, launched another block trade of shares in OneSavings Bank.

    • 03 Oct 2017
  • ThyssenKrupp gets €1.37bn ahead of Tata joint venture

    ThyssenKrupp, the German steel company, raised €1.37bn of fresh equity on Monday night, in one of the largest primary accelerated bookbuilds of the year so far in EMEA.

    • 26 Sep 2017
  • Cinven sells another 10% of Just Group

    On Monday night, Cinven, the private equity group, sold a 10% stake in Just Group, the UK financial services company, through an accelerated bookbuild led by Barclays and Numis.

    • 25 Sep 2017
  • Telenor’s final sale of Veon stock clears at a slim 0.7% discount

    The strength of the demand for equity block trades in Europe was highlighted once again on Wednesday evening by Telenor when it covered an effective cleanup trade in Veon, the New York-listed Russian telecoms company formerly known as VimpleCom, in half an hour.

    • 21 Sep 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 352,540.12 1323 9.09%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 315,574.44 1093 8.13%
3 JPMorgan 314,826.88 1433 8.11%
4 Goldman Sachs 234,193.07 776 6.04%
5 Barclays 226,473.92 879 5.84%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 33,723.41 160 6.58%
2 Deutsche Bank 33,605.53 115 6.55%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 30,523.81 93 5.95%
4 BNP Paribas 26,890.30 166 5.24%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 23,393.38 135 4.56%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Oct 2017
1 JPMorgan 19,536.02 78 8.92%
2 Morgan Stanley 16,323.54 83 7.45%
3 Citi 15,667.80 92 7.15%
4 UBS 15,208.47 58 6.94%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,487.36 72 6.16%