The equity capital markets raised $2.8 billion from 26 issues this week, bumping up year-to-date volume to $136.6 billion. The top three league table rankings remain unchanged with Goldman Sachs sitting at the top position with $14 billion from 32 issues, followed by Morgan Stanley with $13.6 billion and UBS on $12.3 billion.
The $1 billion accelerated bookbuild deal for KCC Corp was the largest issue of the week and led by JP Morgan. Mirae Asset Securities raised $496 million via a convertible bond by Mirae Asset Securities.
Several deals are scheduled to price next week including Alibaba.comÆs $1.2 billion IPO led by Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.