Barry Callebaut seeks $600m as US HY ails

Barry Callebaut, the Swiss-based chocolate company, is planning to raise $600m of 10 year bonds, having recently been downgraded to speculative grade. It wants to part-finance its acquisition of Petra Foods’ cocoa ingredients business.

  • 07 Jun 2013
The deal will likely be driven from the US high yield market, said a banker close to the deal, despite its recent heavy sell-off. New issue price indications in the US have widened by 100bp in the last week, said a banker away from the deal, and more ...

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GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Citi 10.72
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 10.66
3 Credit Suisse 6.45
4 Lloyds Bank 6.42
5 JP Morgan 6.35

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 16 Jan 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,260.06 2 126,006,164,037.19%
2 Rabobank 1,081.86 1 108,185,922,974.77%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 430.57 1 43,057,020,785.00%
4 SK Securities 192.86 1 19,286,162,593.99%
4 Meritz Financial Group Inc 192.86 1 19,286,162,593.99%