Leads puzzled by big account absence in Pbb four year
Deutsche Pfandbriefbank (Pbb) was surprised by a lack of demand for its senior unsecured deal on Monday, particularly from larger accounts that had expressed a preference for the chosen four year maturity, lead managers told EuroWeek Bank Finance.
The €500m transaction was fully subscribed, but lead managers Commerzbank, Deutsche Bank, DZ Bank, LBBW, and UniCredit helped with orders of their own.
The lacklustre response came despite the borrower offering a new issue premium of between 15bp and 20bp, said one banker who worked on the deal.
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