Equity Capital Markets
Asia ex Japan issuers have raised $1.9 billion through 22 deals this week, compared with $3.5 billion raised via 39 deals in the same period last week.
The largest deal of the week is China’s Huaan Securities’ IPO of $744 million through sole bookrunner, Huatai Securities.
IPOs by Chinese issuers total to $39.2 billion 244 deals in 2016 YTD, almost on par with the $40.2 billion 251 deals raised in the same period last year. Overall Asia ex Japan IPO volume has increased to $55.3 billion so far this year from $52.7 billion in 2015 YTD.