Equities Equity Capital Markets

Equity Capital Markets

Leveraging the expertise of our sales and trading franchise, we help issuers gain critical insights and access to the primary equity and equity-linked markets. 


We provide tailored structuring, syndication, marketing and distribution solutions for routine capital-raisings or major one-off liquidity events.


We offer a full suite of Capital Markets advisory services for traditional and alternative asset managers, related to the monetization of large stakes held in public or private portfolio companies.

Market-Leading Transactions

Our top-ranked, award-winning franchise has a strong track record of successfully executing some of the largest and most complex landmark IPOs, follow-on offerings and equity-linked transactions worldwide, including IPOs of Alibaba, Google, ICBC and Glencore. In 2016, Credit Suisse acted as a book runner on transactions, including the following:

  • $2.5bn FO for Baxalta
  • $1.4bn ABB for SABMiller
  • $1.3bn block for Southwestern Energy
  • $994m block in shares of Activision Blizzard
  • $836m IPO of ENAV
  • $670m IPO of CF Corp
  • $646m IPO of VAT Group
  • $449m IPO of Advance Pierre