Equity Capital Markets
The equity capital markets issuance continued at a steady pace this week, raising $5.7 billion from 37 issues. This brings year-to-date issuance to $158.6 billion, up 91% from the same period last year, and the number of deals to 1,326, up 60% from 2008.
UBS holds on to the top spot in the league table ranking with $14.2 billion, followed by Morgan Stanley on $13.6 billion and China International Capital Corp on $12.5 billion.
China Pacific Insurance Group's $3.1 billion new listing in Hong Kong was the largest deal of the week. The deal was led by UBS, CICC, Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs and helped push Goldman Sachs...