Marketplace Success Cases

Success Cases

Credit Suisse Strives to be The Number One Bank for the Israeli High-Tech Community

We have a strong commitment to the Israeli market with our dedicated high-tech team in Israel, our annual High-Tech Forum, and our High-Tech Community Israel website. We have helped several Israeli companies in venture and pre-IPO stages to raise capital, such as Secure Islands and Taboola.

Across different industries, we have raised 20 billion dollars of equity and debt financing and assisted M&A transaction worth 10 billion dollars involving Israeli companies, in the last six years. Furthermore, we are the number one Private Bank in Israel in 2014 and 2015 according to Euromoney.


Venture Stage Investment

Secure Islands

Venture Stage Investment
Direct investment by CS NEXT
September 2014


Private Placements

Taboola

USD 117mn Private Placement
Exclusive Private Placement Agent
February 2015

Landa

USD 135mn Private Placement
Joint Advisor
June 2014

BrightSourceEnergy

USD 468mn Project Equity Private Placement
Sole Equity Placement Agent
April 2011


IPO

MacroCure

USD 56mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
July 2014

Kite Pharma

USD 147mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
June 2014

BorderFree

USD 92mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
March 2014

MediWound

USD 81mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
March 2014

Lumenis

USD 84mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
February 2014

evogene

USD 84mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
November 2013

Alon USA Partners

USD 171mn US Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
November 2012

caesarstone

USD 73mn Initial Public Offering
Joint Bookrunner
March 2012


Secondary and Follow-ons

Kite Pharma

USD 216mn Follow-on Offering
Joint Bookrunner
December 2014

caesarstone

USD 300mn Secondary Offering
Joint Bookrunner
May 2014

caesarstone

USD 204mn Secondary Offering
Joint Bookrunner
April 2014

Delek

USD 360mn Secondary Offering
Joint Bookrunner
March 2013

Mellanox Technologies

USD 95.3mn Follow-on Offering
Joint Bookrunner
September 2011

Verint

USD 81mn Follow-on Public Offering
Sole Bookrunner
January 2011


M&A

WatchDox

Sale to Blackberry
Exclusive Financial Advisor
April 2015

D+H

USD 1,250mn Acquisition of FUNDtech
Exclusive Financial Advisor
March 2015

allana Potash

Up to USD 50mn Strategic Investement by ICL
Exclusive Advisor
February 2014

Alliance

Sale to KKR
Sole Advisor
June 2013

Teva

USD 6,800mn Acquisition of Cephalon
Exclusive Financial Advisor
October 2011

GVT

USD 4,368nm GVT sold 100% to Vivendi SA
Financial Advisor to GVT
April 2010


Debt

Israel Electric Corporation

USD 1,250mn 2024 5% bonds
Co-Manager
October 2014

Inkia

USD 150mn Reopening of Bonds
Joint Bookrunner
September 2013

Teva

USD 2,000mn Senior Notes Offering
Joint Bookrunner
December 2012

Teva

USD 3,000mn Unsecured Revolving Facility
Joint Bookrunner
December 2012

Teva

USD 4,000mn Syndicated Credit Facilities
Bookrunner and Lead Arranger
December 2012

Altice / HOT

USD 1,100mn High-Yield Bond
Co-manager
December 2012

Grand City

EUR 100mn Convertible Bonds
Sole Bookrunner
October 2012

Teva

CHF 450mn Senior Notes Offering
Joint Bookrunner
April 2012

Teva

USD 5,000mn Senior Notes Offering
Joint Bookrunner
November 2011

Inkia

USD 300mn High-Yield Notes
Joint Bookrunner
March 2011

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