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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>>
WorleyParsonsBlock trade$176.0m>>
Cooper EnergyEntitlement offer$151.2m>>

Most Active Directors

CEO/MANAGING DIRECTORTransactionsTotal
Wayne Taylor2$136.0m>>
Rohan Williams1$109.8m>>
Ian Lusted1$100.0m>>

Top Advisers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Hartleys40$564.6m>>
Euroz Securities19$561.5m>>
Argonaut16$388.6m>>

Top Lawyers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Gilbert + Tobin16$549.1m>>
Baker McKenzie3$291.0m>>
Steinepreis Paganin56$284.6m>>

Top Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
WorleyParsons2$517.0m>>
Cooper Energy2$213.8m>>
Resolute Mining1$150.0m>>

Top PR Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
FTI Consulting14$815.8m>>
Read Corporate12$163.5m>>
Cannings Purple15$149.2m>>

Top Accountants

CompanyTransactionsTotal
BDO22$148.2m>>
PwC2$95.8m>>
HLB Mann Judd6$66.5m>>

Top Transaction Types

Transaction TypeTransactionsTotal
Placement201$1,899.3m>>
Block trade12$723.9m>>
Entitlement offer51$563.9m>>

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>>
Christopher Sutherland1$777.7m>>
Ian Murray1$350.0m>>

Top Advisers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Macquarie Capital8$9,181.0m>>
Gresham Partners3$8,885.5m>>
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management2$7,672.4m>>

Top Lawyers

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Allens2$8,836.4m>>
King & Wood Mallesons6$8,148.5m>>
Allen & Overy5$5,494.7m>>

Top Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings1$7,486.4m>>
DUET Group1$7,486.4m>>
Alinta Energy1$4,000.0m>>

Top PR Companies

CompanyTransactionsTotal
FTI Consulting8$702.5m>>
Citadel-MAGNUS4$501.8m>>
Cannings Purple9$401.1m>>

Top Independent Experts

CompanyTransactionsTotal
KPMG1$7,486.4m>>
BDO14$219.8m>>
Lonergan Edwards1$138.6m>>

Top Transaction Types

Transaction typeTransactionsTotal
Acquisition91$15,058.0m>>
Asset acquisition100$5,341.3m>>
Merger10$172.4m>>