Knorr-Bremse AG successfully launched on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on October 12, 2018.
SUCCESSFUL IPO. KNORR-BREMSE RECEIVES AWARDS.
Knorr-Bremse receives Equity Capital Markets Award 2018
GlobalCapital announced the winners of its 2018 Equity Capital Markets Awards at their annual Awards Dinners in London. Knorr-Bremse has been awarded with the second-best IPO of the YEAR as well as with the best “Deal of the year in Germany, Austria and Switzerland”. Ralph Heuwing, CFO of Knorr-Bremse, has been delighted to accept these awards. The GlobalCapital Equity Capital Markets Awards are acknowledged awards dedicated to equity capital markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Knorr-Bremse has been awarded with the Corporate Finance Award for the best IPO of 2018
Every year, Börsen-Zeitung* presents its Corporate Finance Awards for outstanding transactions or capital market measures in terms of corporate strategy and/or financing. Knorr-Bremse received the prize for the best IPO of 2018. "In the IPO category, the IPO of the family-owned company Knorr-Bremse was the most impressive. Showing admirable timing, the world market leader in braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles managed to pull off the second-largest IPO in Germany, at just under EUR 4 billion," Börsen-Zeitung commented. Klaus Deller, CEO of Knorr-Bremse AG, was delighted to accept the award in Frankfurt.
*Börsen-Zeitung is Germany's only newspaper focused exclusively on the financial sector. It offers information on securities, companies and markets aimed at both institutional and private investors.