Equity capital markets
A total of 17 Asian issuers raised $816 million from the equity capital markets this week. The top three league table rankings remain unchanged with Goldman Sachs leading the field on $9.1 billion, followed by Deutsche Bank and UBS.
Newton Resources $225 million IPO was the biggest deal of the week, led by Bank of Communications, Citi, Macquarie and VMS Investment Group.
Deals scheduled to price next week include Bumi Armada’s $1 billion IPO through bookrunners CIMB, Credit Agricole, Credit Suisse, Maybank, RHB Capital and UBS.
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