The equity capital markets saw $1.8 billion raised this week via 24 issues. The top 10 league table rankings remain static with Goldman Sachs leading the field on $6.8 billion, followed by UBS with $6.7 billion and Morgan Stanley on $6.6 billion.
Samsung CardÆs $619 million IPO was the largest issue of the week and led by Merrill Lynch and Korea Investment Securities. Merrill Lynch switched position with Deutsche Bank from eighth place to seventh place.
Deals expected to price next week include RREEF China Commercial TrustÆs $300 million IPO led by Deutsche Bank and HSBC and a $582 million IPO for KWG Properties run by Morgan Stanley.
Debt Capital Markets