Achievement Awards 2018 – Australia/NZ Part 1

FinanceAsia is pleased to announce the best deals in Australia and New Zealand for 2018.

The following deals have been selected as the best capital markets transactions in Australia and New Zealand in the 2018 calendar year. Congratulations to the winners.

We continue our announcements this week with the House Awards.

The award winners and their clients will be honoured at our 16th annual celebration dinner on February 7 to be held at a new venue – the Harbourside room at the MCA in Sydney. For more information on this event, please contact Vicki Shaw at vicki.shaw@haymarket.asia or +61 425 246 683.

 

BEST IPO

Viva Energy, A$2.65 billion
Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, UBS
 


BEST SECONDARY OFFERING
NextDC placement, A$267 million
Citi
 


BEST M&A DEAL
CDH-CGP Consortium acquires Sirtex Medical, A$1.9 billion
Adviser to CDH-CGP Consortium: Lazard
Adviser to Sirtex: UBS
 


BEST LOCAL BOND
Virgin Australia high-yield 5NC3 bond, A$150 million
ANZ, HSBC, UBS
 


BEST INTERNATIONAL BOND
Sydney Airport 10-year bond, €500 million
Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, HSBC, Societe Generale
 


BEST HYBRID
Xero convertible bond, $300 million
Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley
 


BEST DEBT FINANCE DEAL
NRMBS Trust 2018-1 with CBI certified notes, A$2 billion

National Australia Bank
 


BEST SUSTAINABLE FINANCE DEAL
New South Wales Treasury Corporation green bond, A$1.8 billion

ANZ, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, National Australia Bank
 


BEST PROJECT FINANCE DEAL
Murra Warra Wind Farm, A$385 million
Financial adviser: Macquarie Capital
Lead arrangers: ANZ, MUFG, SMBC, Westpac

 


MOST INNOVATIVE DEAL
Visy domestic private placement, A$214 million
Westpac
 


BEST NEW ZEALAND DEAL
Bounty Fresh Food acquires Tegel Group, NZ$588 million
Adviser to Bounty Fresh Foods: DeutscheCraigs
Adviser to Tegel Group: Goldman Sachs

 

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