Expertise - Equity capital markets

Our highly-rated equity capital markets team acts for a range of corporate clients and investment banks.  Corporate clients range from FTSE 100 blue chips to smaller AIM companies.  While we work with clients across industry sectors, our ECM team has particular expertise in energy and natural resources (oil and gas, mining, clean energy), funds and financial services, pharma and life sciences and technology.

In the five years to end 2011, the firm’s ECM team acted on more than 55 IPOs and secondary issues raising more than £2.6 billion.


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– Chambers, Capital Markets

"They're great. They're one of the few firms that knows the capital markets very well."
– Chambers, Capital Markets


 

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Experience

Bowleven plc
Acted for Bowleven plc on accelerated bookbuilt placings raising £79.8 million, £71 million, £72 million, £39.1 million, £58 million and £13.1 million.
Cenkos Securities plc
Acted for Cenkos Securities plc on placing by Landsdowne Oil & Gas plc raising £10 million.
Numis Securities Limited
Acted for Numis Securities Limited on AIM IPO of MyCelx Technologies Corporation and placing raising £12.1 million.
Afferro Mining Inc
Acted for Afferro Mining Inc on placing raising £15.5 million.
Edinburgh Dragon Trust plc
Acted for Edinburgh Dragon Trust plc on placing and open offer of convertible unsecured loan stock raising £60 million.
Collins Stewart Europe Limited
Acted for Collins Stewart Europe Limited on placings by Green Compliance plc raising £5.5 million, £4 million and £10 million.
Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund Limited
Acted for Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund Limited on fund launch and placing and offer for subscription raising £50 million and subsequent placing and offer for subscription raising £15 million.
Goals Soccer Centres plc
Acted for Goals Soccer Centres plc on placing raising £2.8 million.
Cairn Energy plc
Acted for Cairn Energy plc on accelerated bookbuilt placing raising £116.1 million.
Numis Securities Limited
Acted for Numis Securities Limited on placings by 2ergo Group plc raising £3 million and £2.8 million.

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