ABOUT US
Who We Are

Somerley Capital Holdings Limited is one of the most active financial advisory groups based in Hong Kong. Our corporate finance advisory services mainly include:

  • acting as financial adviser to Hong Kong public listed companies, major shareholders and investors of these companies and parties seeking to control or invest in listed companies (mostly in transactions which involve the Hong Kong Listing Rules and/or Takeovers Code). This includes acting as arranger in connection with the introduction of investors to listed companies in Hong Kong and/or their major shareholders in a takeover transaction;
  • acting as independent financial adviser to independent board committees and/or independent shareholders of listed companies;
  • acting as sponsor to clients pursuing an IPO. Somerley Capital is also a licensed sponsor with three registered Principals and a professional team specialised in providing sponsorship services; and
  • acting as compliance adviser, mostly for newly listed companies in Hong Kong.

Financial Advisory League Tables
Ranking No. Of Deals Deal Value (US$m) Ranking in 2016
1
Somerley  18  16,572
8
2
Kingston  15  1,575
10
3
Morgan Stanley  12  26,463
2
4
Goldman Sachs & Co  12  15,301
7
5
Octal Capital  12  2,829
59
6
Veda Capital  11  1,393
13
7
Gram Capital  10  2,010
1
8
Lego Corporate Finance  10  977
5
9
UBS  9  13,946
3
10
KPMG  8  10,195
4

Source: Mergermarket

Ranking No. of deals Deal value (US$m) Ranking in 2016
1
HSBC  4  32,942
1
2
Morgan Stanley  12  26,463
3
3
Somerley  16  16,572
7
4
Anglo Chinese  7  16,201
37
5
JPMorgan  7  15,573
32
6
Goldman Sachs & Co  12  15,301
6
7
Citi  7  15,153
5
8
UBS Investment Bank  9  13,946
2
9
Platinum Securities Company  5  11,419
20
10
KPMG  8  10,195
18

Source: Mergermarket

Our Values

We have worked hard to establish our track record, reputation and expertise. Since the firm’s founding we have followed certain fundamental principles, which have served us well and made Somerley into what it is today – one of the major financial advisory firms in the Greater China region.

  • Delivering value for our shareholders
  • Maintaining high standards of integrity and ethics
  • Fostering long term relationships with our clients and business partners
  • Pride in our past achievements and long term determination to improve
  • Belief in hard work and quality of service
  • Preference for a co-operative and constructive approach
  • Respect and support for colleagues and fellow professionals
Corporate Finance

We provide corporate finance advisory services and offer independent financial advice to listed companies in Hong Kong on the following areas:

  • Takeovers of listed companies
  • Whitewash waivers
  • Acquisitions and disposals
  • Connected transactions
  • Spin-offs and reorganisations
  • Privatisations
  • Initial public offerings
  • Secondary issues
  • Compliance with the Hong Kong Listing Rules
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