August 2016

Decker&Co: ‘$1.5b Indonesian pvt placements in pipeline’

Deal Street Asia – August 28, 2016

Deal Street Asia quotes Mark Decker’s views on ASEAN private placements: “The most important point is that capital raising opportunities are currently limited to quality companies. There are many high-quality companies across the region in an excellent position to diversify their shareholder base by bringing on institutional investors such as U.S.-based mutual funds while also raising capital to support growth.”

Decker & Co. Extends Partnership Model to 144A Private Placement Deals as Investors in ASEAN Recalibrate

MarketWatch – August 9, 2016

Institutional equities broker Decker & Co., which launched three years ago with a focus on ASEAN markets, has extended its local brokerage partnership model with a series of 144A private placement deals. Decker’s approach differs from traditional brokerage models in the region by presenting its local partners’ research brands rather than repackaging them as its own.

Indonesia: Dairy firm Ultrajaya raises $60m via private placement

Deal Street Asia – August 9, 2016

Beverage producer PT Ultrajaya Milk Industry Trading Company Tbk (ULTJ) has sold 197 million shares at Rp 4,000 ($0.30) apiece in a private placement raising $60 million. The transaction was led by American broker Decker & Co and Indonesia’s SucorInvest.