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Corporate Finance

Business News has created a comprehensive database of corporate transaction activity in Western Australia. This rich source of transaction data and news coverage covers Equity Capital Market (capital raisings) across the full spectrum of WA listed companies, from junior explorers through to major industrial and mining giants. It also includes details of Merger and Acquisition transactions covering a three-year period. Business News IQ allows you to explore not only the details of company transactions, but the corporate advisers, lawyers, accountants and public relations firms associated with these transactions. The information is gathered from sources including company annual reports, the ASX, ASIC and directly from the companies listed.

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Mark Pownall, Executive Editor, introducing the Corporate Finance initiative

ECM - Top Deals

Top Deals

CompanyTypeRaised
WorleyParsonsBlock trade$341.0m>>
Independence GroupPlacement$250.0m>>
WorleyParsonsBlock trade$176.0m>>

Most Active Directors

CEO/MANAGING DIRECTORTransactionsTotal
Peter Bradford1$250.0m>>
Wayne Taylor1$140.0m>>
Rohan Williams1$109.8m>>

Top Advisers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Euroz Securities25$1,005.3m>>
Hartleys47$652.6m>>
Macquarie Capital6$541.5m>>

Top Lawyers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Ashurst11$650.2m>>
Gilbert + Tobin20$587.5m>>
Herbert Smith Freehills4$449.3m>>

Top Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
WorleyParsons2$517.0m>>
Independence Group2$281.4m>>
Cooper Energy2$213.8m>>

Top PR Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
FTI Consulting14$843.1m>>
Citadel-MAGNUS11$497.6m>>
Cannings Purple18$203.3m>>

Top Accountants

CompanyTransactionsTotal
BDO24$159.2m>>
PwC2$95.8m>>
HLB Mann Judd8$75.1m>>

Top Transaction Types

Transaction TypeTransactionsTotal
Placement245$2,545.5m>>
Block trade13$783.9m>>
Entitlement offer62$601.1m>>

Top Deals

BidderTypeValue
Cheung Kong Infrastructure HoldingsAcquisition$7,486.4m>>
Chow Tai Fook EnterprisesAcquisition$4,000.0m>>
Bendigo and Adelaide BankAsset Acquisition$1,350.0m>>

Most Active Directors

CEO/Managing DirectorTransactionsTotal
David Bartholomew1$7,486.4m>>
David Robb1$375.0m>>
Ian Murray1$350.0m>>

Top Advisers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Gresham Partners3$8,885.5m>>
Macquarie Capital8$8,408.2m>>
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management2$7,672.4m>>

Top Lawyers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Allens3$8,888.4m>>
King & Wood Mallesons7$8,478.5m>>
Herbert Smith Freehills10$5,869.7m>>

Top Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
DUET Group1$7,486.4m>>
Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings1$7,486.4m>>
Chow Tai Fook Enterprises1$4,000.0m>>

Top PR Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
FTI Consulting11$789.7m>>
Citadel-MAGNUS5$524.8m>>
Cannings Purple10$406.0m>>

Top Independent Experts

CompanyTransactionsTotal
KPMG1$7,486.4m>>
Stantons International2$530.5m>>
BDO16$250.9m>>

Top Transaction Types

Transaction typeTransactionsTotal
Acquisition98$14,465.6m>>
Asset acquisition114$5,886.6m>>
Demerger5$537.3m>>