Ghana guides to 'very high' 8.125% for 10 year

Ghana has released price guidance of 8.125% area for a 10 year bond. One analyst labelled the level as generous compared to where Nigeria trades, but lead managers say it equates to a new issue premium of zero to 49bp, depending on the estimate of fair value for the outstanding $750m 8.5% 2017s.

  • By Francesca Young
  • 25 Jul 2013
Barclays and Citi are arranging the deal.

A liability management trade on the 2017s may take place after the new issue is sold, rolling up to $250m of the old paper into the new deal and increasing its total size. If that LM trade does go ahead, lead managers have indicated a cash ...

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European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 17,773.39 25 9.05%
2 HSBC 16,094.53 24 8.19%
3 BNP Paribas 14,513.99 21 7.39%
4 Barclays 14,014.48 21 7.13%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,328.33 24 6.78%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 48,143.17 117 11.92%
2 Citi 45,631.49 117 11.30%
3 HSBC 32,619.65 76 8.08%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 31,796.56 92 7.88%
5 Deutsche Bank 26,169.34 61 6.48%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 32,369.73 94 7.27%
2 UniCredit 32,160.99 106 7.23%
3 Goldman Sachs 31,301.28 81 7.03%
4 BNP Paribas 30,965.57 63 6.96%
5 Barclays 30,125.25 71 6.77%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 86,363.02 489 7.38%
2 Citi 86,161.20 295 7.36%
3 HSBC 75,912.57 258 6.48%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 62,681.73 193 5.35%
5 Barclays 59,041.67 186 5.04%