Equity capital markets
A total of $643 million has been raised by Asia ex Japan issuers in the equity capital markets so far this week through 11 deals, down sharply on the $3.3 billion raised from 27 deals in the same period last week and the lowest weekly issuance since the week of February 3, 2014 $631 million.
The largest deal of the week was a $227 million follow-on for Jiangsu Shuangxing Color Plastic New Materials through bookrunner Haitong Securities. The deal is the third-largest Chemicals sector follow-on deal in Asia ex-Japan so far in 2014.
Asia ex-Japan chemical sector follow-on volume...