Maitland/AMO was appointed by CVC Capital Partners (the selling shareholder) to advise Sunrise Communications on its flotation on the SIX Swiss Exchange in February 2015.
Help build the telecom operator’s reputation in the English-speaking media and refine its equity story for international institutional investors.
Sunrise increased the number of shares being offered to investor during the book-building process by roughly a fifth because of strong investor demand. Switzerland’s second-largest wireless carrier raised 2bn Swiss francs ($2.2bn) in the biggest initial public offering on the country’s stock exchange in eight years. The IPO received extensive media coverage from the key financial press and commentators, overall supportive of Sunrise’s equity story.