Equity Capital Markets
Given the Lunar New Year holidays, it was a very subdued week in the equity capital markets with only $0.8 million raised from a single trade. Volume for the year so far stands at $8.9 billion from 37 issues - the highest monthly level achieved since April 2008 when $10.9 billion was raised from 78 deals.
Bank of America-Merrill Lynch remains at the top of the league table ranking with $1.9 billion from two issues, followed by UBS and Morgan Stanley with $1.8 billion and $1.5 billion respectively.
Morgan Stanley moved ahead of RBS to secure third place in the rankings on the back of...