Is Brexit hampering financial sponsor M&A activity?

With financial sponsor M&A buyouts and exits worldwide at their lowest levels since 2009, how has activity in the UK fared this year, and will Brexit have an impact? We speak with Issariya Udomritkul, who covers Investment Banking in EMEA.


Dealogic Webinar: China's offshore M&A spree

Dealogic recently hosted a webinar, where we dissected the types of companies that have caught the attention of Chinese buyers in recent years and how this wave of acquisitions have differed from the past. Catch a short excerpt of the event here.


SoftBank/ARM Holdings - second largest semiconductor M&A deal on record

The $31.6bn bid by SoftBank Group for ARM Holdings is in line to be the second largest M&A deal on record globally in the semiconductor industry. The deal is the largest UK technology targeted M&A deal on record, and the second largest Japanese outbound M&A deal on record behind the $36.1bn Sprint Nextel/SoftBank deal in 2012. […]


A2 launches Broker Vote 2.0 - the MiFID II Solution

A2 launches Broker Vote 2.0 – the MiFID II Solution NEW YORK, July 18, 2016 A2 Access, a Dealogic-owned company, is proud to announce the release of its resource consumption tracking and broker vote tools. These new features solidify A2’s position as the industry leader in the sellside content aggregation space. Investment firms and their […]


The state of European high yield debt and what to expect

With European High Yield debt issuance down 40% on last year, Dealogic’s Head of Research, Christian Dresler, discusses the current state of the market, the Brexit effect, and the outlook for HY debt.


LINE Corp a bright spot for the ECM market

With LINE Corp pricing at the top of the range and raising a significant amount under current market conditions, Dealogic’s Product Director for ECM, James Fawcett, looks at the transaction, the current state of the global IPO market, and what is expected from the deal pipeline.


The driving force behind Asian bond issuance in the first half

The first half of 2016 saw Asian DCM issuance climb to a record level, primarily driven by Chinese bond volume. Our APAC Head of Relationship, Alastair Kelly, dissects the trends in the first half.


Key trends that shaped the markets in the first half of 2016

What were the highs and lows of the first half of the year? We look at key global highlights across ECM, DCM, Loans, M&A, and IB Strategy, according to Dealogic figures. For more information or a full copy of our First Half 2016 Reviews, please reach out to our teams below. Global ECM Highlights Global ECM […]