Goldman, DB fee winners in $17bn Apple tour-de-force

If the hallmark style of Apple’s products is effortless cool, it cultivated the same image in the bond market this week with a $17bn issue that calmly broke the record for the world’s biggest corporate deal, achieving a monumental book of $52bn in just three hours.

  • 03 May 2013

More than 740 investors, including big players in Europe and Asia, put in around 2,000 orders. The biggest buyer wanted $1.56bn.

The deal wowed almost all observers in the bond market, convincing even investors with qualms about Apple’s credit in the long term to buy into the shorter notes. ...

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All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 25 Jul 2016
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 85,357.26 302
2 JPMorgan 83,566.68 302
3 Citi 73,987.37 292
4 Deutsche Bank 61,532.58 210
5 Barclays 59,732.29 221

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 26 Jul 2016
1 BNP Paribas 14,516.27 67 3.56%
2 Deutsche Bank 14,101.80 45 3.46%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,644.72 41 3.35%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 12,853.37 61 3.16%
5 Citi 12,614.17 46 3.10%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
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  • 26 Jul 2016
1 Goldman Sachs 4,963.81 24 5.61%
2 Deutsche Bank 4,900.09 29 5.54%
3 Citi 3,603.80 11 4.07%
4 Barclays 2,980.55 17 3.37%
5 BNP Paribas 2,506.56 26 2.83%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 19 Jul 2016
1 JPMorgan 16,570.16 112
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,670.75 93
3 Citi 13,217.68 86
4 Goldman Sachs 13,006.56 80
5 Barclays 11,662.09 72

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 26 Jul 2016
1 Deutsche Bank 15,017.11 35 3.13%
2 BNP Paribas 14,498.91 57 3.02%
3 Barclays 13,463.46 36 2.81%
4 Citi 12,598.11 47 2.63%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 12,595.37 55 2.63%