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Equity Capital Markets


Our Track Record

Advised on corporate and asset financing

Advised on accelerated entitlement offer

Adviser on Accelerated Renounceable Entitlement Offer (AREO)

Advised on buyback of ordinary shares

Financial adviser on underwritten DRP($24m)

Advised on offer from Seven ($180m)and acquisition of Sykes Group

Financial adviser to Indigenous Land Corporation

Advised on its acquisition of 40% interest in Rural Bank

Advised on US$400m equity riasing and A$645m and $504m equity

Grant Samuel offers independent advice on capital raising transactions, free from the inherent conflicts of integrated financial services firms. We have a deep knowledge of capital markets and extensive experience working with the spectrum of corporate advisory and broking houses to deliver optimal outcomes for clients across:

Initial Public Offerings

Independent IPO approach offers end-to-end management on behalf of issuers, maximising competitive tension and avoiding slippage on pirce and other key terms. Our role includes float structuring, prospectus preparation, management of due diligence, and negotiating with and selecting underwriters/lead managers

Secondary Issues

Structuring and management of secondary raisings (rights issues, placements), hybrid capital raisings and sell-downs by substantial shareholders


Management of buy-backs including advice on pricing and structuring and preparation of documentation.  Grant Samuel pioneered the off-market tender buy-back in Australia with Seven Network in 1999

Private Capital Raisings

Structuring raisings and sourcing capital for expansion, acquisitions, sell-downs or buy-outs. We have extensive relationships with private capital providers including institutions, private equity, family offices, private syndicates and high net-worth individuals