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  • Greece shuts SSAs but contagion contained

    Public sector borrowers stepped back from the market on Monday morning, preferring to watch the whipsawing volatility in the euro bond markets safely from the sidelines.

    • 29 Jun 2015
  • Short summer looms as Greece trashes FIG

    Periphery bank bonds dived on Monday as markets reacted to Greece’s slide towards the Grexit door, with FIG bankers now fearing their summer holidays will be cut short as issuers bid to avoid a September stampede.

    • 29 Jun 2015
  • Corporate bond and HY issuance on hold, but no panic

    Investment grade corporate bond syndicate bankers expect this week to be quiet, after Greece and its creditors gave up trying to reach a debt deal, but fears of a shutdown seem far away.

    • 29 Jun 2015
  • IPOs begin to fall, blocks ruled out as Greece shakes equity market

    Equity capital markets bankers were struggling to remain optimistic on Monday, as IPOs began to be cancelled and block trades were ruled out, amid markets reeling from Greece's proximity to default.

    • 29 Jun 2015

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  • Old Money: Greece's five defaults and counting

    If Greece defaults on its debts it will be its sixth sovereign default since independence in 1829. In fact, Greece was in arrears on its external loans in no fewer than 51% of the subsequent 180 years, Europe’s worst record by far. But in those past defaults does there lie a solution for the country's troubles today?

    • 24 Jun 2015

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  • In praise of premiums in FIG

    New issue concessions of 50bp drew snorts of derision from some corners of the FIG market last week, but with Greece sending shivers down investors’ spines, the banks that paid up early may have the last laugh.

    • 12:00 PM
  • Asian covered bonds face a reality check

    After years of inactivity, Asia will finally get the first legislative covered bonds from South Korea’s Kookmin Bank and Singapore’s DBS. But even though governments are keen on the product, the asset class is unlikely to truly blossom in the region.

    • 09:45 AM
  • The Greek referendum will force the creditors to blink first

    Far from being a forced reaction to unexpected intransigence from the Eurogroup, the Greek referendum is a dark act of political genius. Syriza has everything to gain from dangling off the cliff-edge.

    • 29 Jun 2015

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 29 Jun 2015
1 JPMorgan 201,791.92 788 8.93%
2 Citi 171,864.46 659 7.61%
3 Barclays 164,018.90 542 7.26%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 163,142.52 605 7.22%
5 Deutsche Bank 138,540.84 593 6.13%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 21,361.13 46 6.91%
2 Deutsche Bank 19,293.83 77 6.24%
3 BNP Paribas 18,863.06 111 6.10%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 14,964.90 71 4.84%
5 HSBC 14,232.00 78 4.61%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Jun 2015
1 Goldman Sachs 15,609.60 49 10.60%
2 UBS 14,761.22 49 10.02%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,354.49 52 9.07%
4 Deutsche Bank 11,052.05 49 7.50%
5 JPMorgan 10,976.93 58 7.45%