KEPLER-CHEUVREUX ADD TO ECM PARTNERSHIPS – Thursday saw the announcement of the Equity Capital Markets partnership between Kepler-Cheuvreux (KC) and Belfius Bank. Belfius who are a Belgium Bank, become the 5th European ECM partner of KC ( the other being Credit Agricole, Unicredit, Rabobank, Swedbank). This has allowed KC to ramp up their Belgium offering in ECM, Equity research, sales and brokerage, putting them in a leading position within the Benelux region. With the current coverage of Belfius and KC’s stock coverage increase from 19 to 90 within Benelux, this brings together a total number of 170 Benelux companies under coverage. Taking a Pan-European view of Kepler-Cheuvreux, they have now expanded their total coverage to 1,050 stocks, and inching towards becoming Europes leading broker. #SpartanInternational