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  • KfW green Kanga debut helps SRI drought

    KfW has taken a further step toward diversifying the green asset class by printing the largest ever Australian dollar green bond. But on the eve of new green bond guidelines being published on Friday, supply is still lacking, according to specialists.

    • 26 Mar 2015
  • Great Russian rally set to run out of steam, risks ahead

    Russian sovereign Eurobonds have rallied a lot since the end of January, dragging along many corporates with them. A number of factors are contributing to the apparent optimism, but analysts are debating how long the rally can last.

    • 26 Mar 2015
  • National Bank of Egypt set to join sovereign in market

    National Bank of Egypt has sent out a request for proposals for a Eurobond, according to bankers.

    • 26 Mar 2015
  • UBS outsizes CS to smash its own Yankee record

    UBS made an eye-catching swoop on the dollar market, but a flurry of issuance by European FIG borrowers failed to rescue a lacklustre first quarter.

    • 26 Mar 2015

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  • VTB Capital faces senior credit trader departures

    VTB Capital’s string of departures has continued into this year, with an experienced credit trader set to quit the bank at the end of the month.

    • 24 Mar 2015
  • French join platform lending revolution

    Marketplace lending in continental Europe, while lagging far behind the US and the UK, has taken a step forward as SME platform Lendix announced a tranche of institutional money committed to SME lending

    • 26 Mar 2015

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  • Ethical investing means nothing without transparency

    Social responsibility means accountability, and accountability requires transparency. Even where socially responsible issuers show what they have funded, investors need comparisons to prove they have done some good.

    • 25 Mar 2015
  • Make no mistake, Project Euro is in big trouble

    Greece’s euro-denominated future hangs in the balance. Greater integration and less sovereignty is needed to save the European project, but the ideological gap between Greece and Germany shows it will be nearly impossible to achieve.

    • 24 Mar 2015
  • Contractually or not, senior is bail-inable

    Investors in bank senior unsecured bonds have sailed through most of the crisis believing they are safe from haircuts if the bank fails. They’ve been wrong before, and as time goes on, it should be ever more clear that they face real credit risk.

    • 24 Mar 2015

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Mar 2015
1 JPMorgan 92,849.62 307 8.80%
1 JPMorgan 92,849.62 307 8.80%
2 Barclays 87,912.05 248 8.34%
2 Barclays 87,912.05 248 8.34%
3 Citi 82,381.60 285 7.81%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 Mar 2015
1 JPMorgan 12,693.27 15 11.96%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 7,311.16 26 6.89%
3 Deutsche Bank 5,879.23 19 5.54%
4 HSBC 5,792.28 30 5.46%
5 BNP Paribas 4,786.65 30 4.51%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 Mar 2015
1 UBS 10,668.02 23 15.05%
2 Goldman Sachs 8,438.24 19 11.91%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 7,136.12 27 10.07%
4 Deutsche Bank 5,600.17 22 7.90%
5 Morgan Stanley 5,467.54 27 7.71%