Gabon sneaks in with $200m tap in busy week for Africa politics

Gabon on Monday raised $200m with a reopening of its bonds maturing 2025 in a week that has also kept investors in African Eurobonds on their toes with a no-confidence vote in South Africa and presidential elections in Kenya.

  • By Virginia Furness
  • 10 Aug 2017

Gabon, rated B3/-/B+, slipped into the market to take full advantage of the strong bid for its debt on Monday, placing the tap with no new issue premium, according to bankers.

“Good trade, good timing, good pricing,” said a banker away from the deal.

Gabon’s trade was ...

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Aug 2017
1 Citi 44,677.33 205 9.96%
2 HSBC 42,779.14 241 9.53%
3 JPMorgan 38,471.86 173 8.57%
4 Deutsche Bank 23,068.53 90 5.14%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 20,966.44 144 4.67%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Aug 2017
1 Citi 14,490.99 35 15.51%
2 HSBC 12,184.33 28 13.04%
3 JPMorgan 11,461.94 38 12.26%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,002.62 30 9.63%
5 Morgan Stanley 6,121.99 23 6.55%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Aug 2017
1 JPMorgan 16,344.60 66 12.13%
2 Citi 16,152.98 59 11.98%
3 HSBC 10,627.12 53 7.88%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,468.11 22 6.28%
5 BNP Paribas 7,684.94 22 5.70%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Aug 2017
1 ING 2,367.70 19 9.07%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,039.65 17 7.81%
3 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 1,965.88 6 7.53%
4 UniCredit 1,759.22 13 6.74%
5 Commerzbank Group 1,202.77 11 4.61%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Aug 2017
1 AXIS Bank 9,006.38 126 21.25%
2 ICICI Bank 4,192.80 107 9.89%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 4,099.68 107 9.67%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 3,379.47 35 7.97%
5 HDFC Bank 2,095.50 57 4.94%