Equity capital markets
Activity in the Asian equity markets totalled $1 billion through 16 deals so far this week, slightly up on the $806 million recorded from 23 issues last week.
A $341 million IPO for Jiangsu Sunrain Solar Energy, through sole bookrunner GF Securities, was the biggest deal this week in what marks the fifth-biggest new listing in the region so far this year. GF Securities jumps to 10th spot in the league table on the back of this transaction.
Goldman Sachs continues to lead the league table ranking with $5.8 billion, followed by UBS and Citi.