ABBs/Block Trades

  • European blocks market revved up after deal fest

    European blocks market revved up after deal fest

    A big night for the European blocks market on Tuesday took Europe’s equity capital markets by surprise, with almost €2.9bn printed across three accelerated deals. The success of the sales has given the market hope that there are more opportunities to bring big block trades, writes Sam Kerr.

  • Bombardier cleans up Alstom stake

    Bombardier cleans up Alstom stake

    Bombardier has exited Alstom, the French maker of rolling stock, having sold the last of its shares through a €506m accelerated bookbuild on Tuesday night.

  • Big Daimler trade cheers equity investors

    Big Daimler trade cheers equity investors

    A €1.15bn block trade in shares of Daimler, the German carmaker, was greeted warmly by investors on Tuesday night and has traded well in the aftermarket on Wednesday.

  • Woowa shareholders sell down Delivery Hero stake

    Woowa shareholders sell down Delivery Hero stake

    A consortium of shareholders in Delivery Hero, which had acquired a stake in the company following its acquisition of South Korean tech firm Woowa Brothers, sold a 9.8m share block in the German food delivery company on Tuesday night.

  • Orient Overseas block goes for HK$840m

    Orient Overseas block goes for HK$840m

    A Chinese state-owned shareholder of Orient Overseas (International) has raised HK$840m ($108.2m) from the sale of a block of shares, according to a source familiar with the matter.

  • Solidium raises €280m from SSAB selldown

    Solidium raises €280m from SSAB selldown

    Solidium, the organisation that manages the investments of the Finnish government, has reduced its stake in SSAB after the steel maker reported a strong set of first quarter earnings.

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