Equity Capital Markets
Asia ex Japan issuers have raised $2.5 billion through 16 deals so far this week, up slightly on the $2.2 billion raised in the same period last week.
The most notable transaction this week is Manulife US Real Estate Investment Trust’s $470 million IPO through bookrunners DBS, CICC, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank. The deal is the largest Southeast Asian IPO so far this year and the biggest Singapore listed IPO since Accordia Golf Trust’s $612 million IPO in July 2014.
Southeast Asian issuers have raised $1.1 billion via IPOs in 2016 YTD, the lowest YTD total...