H1 2018 M&A Highlights
Global Volume Rampant Global M&A during H1 2018 has reached its highest levels since H1 2007, with volume totaling $2.49tr via 17,611 deals. The surge in volume represents an increase of 57% in comparison to the same period of 2017, largely due to a sharp rise in mega deals. Such deals over $10bn have dominated […]
H1 2018 ECM Highlights
Record issuance on US convertibles One of the highlights for global ECM in H1 2018 is the rapid expansion of US convertible bonds. In the first half, US companies issued a total of $28.6bn via 79 such deals—the highest half-year volume since H1 2008 ($51.5bn via 75 deals). This increase in issuance validated the expected […]
H1 2018 DCM Highlights
DCM issuance slows down in Q2 Global bond markets—initially spurred by one of the strongest first quarters on record ($1.95tr of volume issued from January to March 2018)—started to show some signs of exhaustion, with issuance in Q2 totaling $1.68tr from 5,110 transactions. This is the lowest second-quarter volume in the past 3 years, and […]
Technical Client Manager
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Research Associate - Academy
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US construction & building M&A rises to new heights
Firms expand with expected infrastructure boom US-targeted construction & building M&A reached its highest YTD volume on record this year with 173 deals totaling $26.4bn. This marked an increase of 312% compared to volume last YTD ($6.4bn via 183 deals). High expectations in the sector were largely a consequence of the federal government’s push for […]
Global tech ECM builds second wave
Recovery since the Dot-Com Bubble The US has seen a relatively better recovery compared to other countries since the Dot-Com Bubble; American technology companies reached $28.2bn via 81 ECM deals in 2018 YTD, compared to $54.3bn via 195 deals in 2000 YTD. Meanwhile, some other countries are still struggling to get back to half of […]
Japanese lenders grow their APAC footprint
Moving towards non-Japanese borrowers and markets Japanese banks are lending more to non-Japanese companies, both inside and outside of their home market. In the Japan market, non-Japanese borrower volume was up 78% year-on-year; remarkably, volume in the oil & gas sector almost tripled over the same time. These banks’ market share in the rest of […]
Junior Research Associate
The Entities Team is responsible for management, research, analysis and governance of Company Data content within Dealogic products. You will be engaged in various data related responsibilities related to Company data content.