Deals of the Year 2012

Global capital markets underwent a remarkable recovery last year as bond and equity markets soared, creating a fertile dealmaking environment that few had foreseen at the start of the year. By the end, an impressive volume and variety of capital raisings had hit the markets, highlighting a voracious appetite for risk and complexity that bankers were only too happy to satisfy. Even in M&A.

Global markets -
Bankers cater for a voracious appetite

  Greece
  Schaeffler
  Barclays
  Ziggo
  Pentair & Tyco Flow
  Maiden Lane III
  Willis Stein & Partners
  Open Grid Europe
Emerging Europe -
Global flows open new markets in emerging Europe

  VTB
  Brunswick Rail
  Anadolu Efes
  Sberbank
Middle East & Africa -
Sukuk comes of age as debt markets dominate

  Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
  Ipic
  Kingdom of Morocco
  Jinchuan
Asia -
Quality comes to the fore
  AIG
  Sinopec
  Genting Singapore
  Takeda Pharmaceutical
  Republic of the Philippines
  PICC Group
  IHH Healthcare
Latin America -
Making the exceptions exceptional

  América Móvil 
  BTG Pactual
  Santander Mexico
  UnitedHealth Group (US)