Matthew Newman
Associate Director, Investment Banking

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DDI: +64 9 368 0024
Mobile: +64 21 134 0800
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Matthew Newman has over 10 years investment banking experience and has advised a wide range of clients across equity capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and debt capital markets transactions. His extensive experience includes advising on a number of award winning transactions including: acting as defence advisor to Hellaby Holdings Limited in relation to its $431m takeover offer (FinanceAsia Best New Zealand Deal 2017); acting as Joint Arranger and Underwriter on EBOS Group’s NZ$239m placement & rights issue to part fund its NZ$1,095m acquisition of Symbion (FinanceAsia Best New Zealand Deal 2013, INFINZ Equity and M&A Deal of the Year 2014); Joint Lead Manager and Underwriter on Metro Performance Glass’s NZ$244m IPO (FinanceAsia Best New Zealand Deal 2014); and Lead Manager and Underwriter on Vital Healthcare Property Trust’s NZ$217m acquisition of Essential Healthcare Property Trust’s property portfolio and the associated NZ$151m rights issue (INFINZ Equity Deal of the Year 2011).

Matthew holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree in Finance (First Class Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the University of Auckland.


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Forsyth Barr Ltd Auckland
Level 23
Lumley Centre
88 Shortland Street
Auckland Central
Auckland 1010
PO Box: 97, Shortland Street, Auckland 1140
Phone: +64 9 368 0000
Fax: +64 9 368 0092

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