Degroof Petercam Investment Banking ranks 2nd in European private placements ranking

Degroof Petercam Investment Banking ranks 2nd in European private placements ranking

Degroof Petercam has been recognized by Private Placement Monitor (PPM) in its 2019  European private placement market review. Degroof Petercam Investment Banking ranks second in Europe and the Benelux and third in France. With 17 deals in Europe, for a total value of 629 million euros, Degroof Petercam Investment Banking is consolidating its ranking as a benchmark player in the European private placement market.

François Wohrer, Group Head of Degroof Petercam Investment Banking: “Our ranking amongst the top positions in the league tables confirm our leading position and illustrate the relevance of our model, combining dynamic pan-European origination and structuring expertise and a strong distribution capacity among European institutional investors. We are the partner of choice to structure and execute transactions amounting between 15 million and 1.5 billion euros for companies ranging from SME to large corporates with the same quality of structuring and execution”.

The Ranking is carried out each year by PPM, a specialty research firm concentrating on providing information on capital markets, and is based on the number of transactions completed.

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About Degroof Petercam Investment Banking

Degroof Petercam Investment Banking offers a full range of corporate finance services (mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and advisory) and financial markets (equity research, intermediation and derivatives). Based in Brussels, Paris, Lyon, Luxembourg, Barcelona and Amsterdam, its team of 130 professionals serves institutional investors, companies and entrepreneurs.

About Degroof Petercam

Degroof Petercam is a reference financial institution with a history dating back to 1871. As an independent group owned by family shareholders with a long term commitment, we serve private and institutional investors.

Our clients benefit from a unique combination of services in private banking, institutional asset management, investment banking (corporate finance and financial intermediation) and asset services. The total clients assets (under management, under administration and in custody) is close to 75 billion euro.

Headquartered in Brussels, we employ more than 1,400 professionals through offices in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Spain, The Netherlands, Germany and Italy.

Degroof Petercam
Rue de l'Industrie | Nijverheidsstraat 44
1040 Brussels