The equity capital markets saw $672 million raised this week via 17 issues with year-to-date volume now standing at $15.9 billion, up 3% compared to the same period last year. UBS continues to head the league table rankings with $1.7 billion from 15 deals, followed by Citigroup and JPMorgan.
Samling GlobalÆs $280 million IPO was the largest issue of the week and led by Credit Suisse, HSBC and Macquarie Securities. Meanwhile, Morgan Stanley ran the books for Beijing Capital International AirportÆs $252 million follow-on offering and jumped two places in the rankings to fourth place with $1.2 billion.
A handful of deals are scheduled to price next week, including Xinhua Finance MediaÆs $300 million IPO led by JP Morgan and UBS.
Debt Capital Markets
A total of $349 million was raised in the debt capital markets this week via two trades and bringing year-to-date volume to $9.5 billion. Deutsche Bank maintains its lead in the rankings with $2.5 billion, followed closely by Citigroup with $2.2 billion and UBS with $966 million.
Citigroup and HSBC printed a $300 million trade for Sun Hung Kai Properties, the largest deal of the week. Kookmin Bank raised $50 million via bookrunner BNP Paribas.