Luxury menswear retailer and distributor Trinity Limited ("Trinity"), controlled by the parent company of Li & Fung Limited, commenced its listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange this morning. In connection with said listing, a global offering of shares in Trinity Limited had been launched. Based on the final offer price of HK$1.65, the size of the global offering was approximately HK$746 million and the market capitalisation of Trinity was approximately HK$2.5 billion.
Trinity is one of the leading high-to-luxury end menswear retailers primarily serving Greater China. Trinity manages international menswear brands, namely Altea, Cerruti 1881, D'urban, Gieves & Hawkes, Intermezzo and Kent & Curwen. Trinity also has a number of joint ventures with Salvatore Ferragamo in Southeast Asia. By the end of September 2009, Trinity operated 353 stores in Greater China.
Citigroup Global Markets Asia Limited ("Citi") and J.P. Morgan Securities (Asia Pacific) Limited ("J.P. Morgan") are the joint global coordinators, joint bookrunners and joint lead managers to the global offering. Citi, J.P. Morgan and N M Rothschild & Sons (Hong Kong) Limited are the joint sponsors to the said listing.
The JSM team was led by Rosita Li from Intellectual Property / Information Technology.