Equity Capital Markets
A total of $3.1 billion has been raised by Asia ex-Japan issuers in the equity capital markets so far this week through 26 deals, down 26% on the $4.2 billion raised through 35 deals in the same period last week.
Malaysia’s Khazanah Nasional Bhd successfully priced a $500 million equity-linked deal through bookrunners CIMB Group, Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered Bank. This is the largest ECM deal in Asia ex-Japan this week, and the largest Southeast Asia equity-linked transaction since CapitaLand’s $636 million issue in September 2013.
Southeast Asia equity-linked volume totals $1.5 billion so far in 2014, up 67% on...