Equity Capital Markets
The equity capital markets have raised a total of $6.6 billion via 36 issues in the past two weeks -- the highest level achieved over a two-week period so far this year. Year-to-date issuance stands at $23.6 billion, down 34% from the $35.9 billion raised in the same period last year.
UBS leads the field at the top of the league table ranking with $3.4 billion, followed by Morgan Stanley on $3.0 billion and Goldman Sachs on $2.7 billion.
The $1.9 billion accelerated bookbuild in ICBC last week was the fourth largest issue from the region so far this year and propelled sole bookrunner Goldman Sachs to the third spot...