Tight First Bank tier two bodes well for EM peers

First Bank of Nigeria priced the first dollar tier two bond from the country in over six years on Wednesday, and analysts are expecting its peers to follow. The deal achieved only a modest oversubscription, but syndicate bankers suggested this was down to tight pricing.

  • By Steven Gilmore
  • 01 Aug 2013
Bookrunners Citi and Goldman Sachs priced First Bank’s $300m seven year non-call five bond at 8.5% on Wednesday, in line with the yield area at which they opened books on Tuesday afternoon. Investors placed over $450m in orders for the deal but leads were pleased with the result ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 10,366.35 53 6.12%
2 UniCredit 8,379.23 66 4.94%
3 BNP Paribas 7,918.03 38 4.67%
4 LBBW 7,715.16 44 4.55%
5 Commerzbank Group 7,314.58 47 4.32%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 95,196.13 374 7.34%
2 Citi 84,377.63 495 6.50%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 82,995.76 326 6.40%
4 Goldman Sachs 77,646.91 437 5.98%
5 JPMorgan 75,640.06 362 5.83%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 72,404.41 381 11.11%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 66,776.05 274 10.24%
3 Morgan Stanley 64,793.39 267 9.94%
4 JPMorgan 62,634.86 274 9.61%
5 Goldman Sachs 56,891.64 364 8.73%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,543.24 22 6.98%
2 LBBW 5,487.17 19 6.90%
3 BNP Paribas 4,946.20 16 6.22%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,748.11 18 5.97%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,389.40 18 5.52%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 9,144.21 24 13.25%
2 HSBC 8,738.18 35 12.66%
3 BNP Paribas 4,721.16 25 6.84%
4 Citi 4,398.19 35 6.37%
5 Credit Suisse 4,325.15 22 6.27%