Deal mechanic: KoFC gets aggressive with bond debut

The Korean government agency’s debut bond was aggressively priced and had an unusual size and tenor. Its chief operating officer explains why it decided on the structure and the tight pricing—and how it chooses its bookrunners.

  • 07 Oct 2010
Bong-sik Choi is no stranger to the process of raising international funds. While the US$750 million 3.25% six-year bond issue of Korea Financial Corp. may have marked its maiden deal in the international debt markets, the agency’s executive director is better-versed than many debt capital markets bankers in ...

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 56,751.99 258 9.71%
2 HSBC 55,106.52 295 9.43%
3 JPMorgan 50,872.36 214 8.71%
4 Deutsche Bank 28,030.86 110 4.80%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 24,407.97 175 4.18%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 17,236.12 48 14.67%
2 HSBC 14,417.38 33 12.27%
3 JPMorgan 13,685.70 47 11.65%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,330.75 38 8.79%
5 Santander 9,596.44 36 8.17%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 23,828.80 80 12.78%
2 Citi 22,438.42 77 12.03%
3 HSBC 16,512.02 63 8.86%
4 BNP Paribas 9,898.80 29 5.31%
5 Deutsche Bank 9,721.98 26 5.21%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Oct 2017
1 ING 2,729.06 23 8.33%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,624.57 11 8.01%
3 UniCredit 2,390.81 17 7.30%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,301.01 20 7.02%
5 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 2,180.06 9 6.65%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 11,489.16 155 23.05%
2 ICICI Bank 5,143.70 131 10.32%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 4,716.76 132 9.46%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 3,661.93 41 7.35%
5 Yes Bank Ltd 2,469.67 59 4.95%