SICO has established a solid track record in structuring and executing public and private equity capital transactions. We advise private corporations and public entities on their initial public offerings, secondary offerings, preferred share offerings, cross listings and private placements.
SICO has managed and advised on the majority of equity capital issues on the Bahrain Bourse, and has successfully concluded a large number of high-profile domestic and regional offerings. Flagship deals include the first privatizations through an IPO in Bahrain and Qatar; the first family business to go public in Bahrain; the first IPO in Bahrain to be open to investors of all nationalities; and a new record for oversubscription of an IPO on the Bahrain Bourse.
The Corporate Finance team advises clients on the placement of strategic equity stakes to financial and strategic investors with specific requirements for investments in particular sectors. We are committed to working closely with management and shareholders to attract investors, on a discreet and confidential basis, who can contribute capital to fund future growth.
Since 1997, SICO has successfully advised on equity transactions totaling over US$ 3 billion in value.