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Cheap high grade African Bank pays 8.125%

An attractive 8.125% yield for consumer lender African Bank’s five year bond drove orders to $1.75bn — but the bank kept the deal to $350m when it issued it on Tuesday night. The note, priced at par by Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Rand Merchant Bank and Standard Chartered Bank, traded up to 100.75 on Wednesday morning — a tightening of 17bp on a spread basis.

  • 24 Feb 2012

"It’s a strategic priority for African Bank to access an international investor base," said Spencer Maclean, head of syndicate, west, at Standard Chartered Bank in London. "The issuer has a $2bn EMTN programme so it’s clear they will return to the market in a controlled fashion."

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 10,937.59 42 7.19%
2 UniCredit 10,234.82 74 6.72%
3 BNP Paribas 10,200.44 37 6.70%
4 HSBC 8,018.72 37 5.27%
5 UBS 7,929.21 45 5.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Sep 2014
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 79,385.83 274 0.00%
2 JPMorgan 72,351.89 280 0.00%
3 Goldman Sachs 69,768.06 293 0.00%
4 Deutsche Bank 67,108.95 234 0.00%
5 Morgan Stanley 64,340.47 319 0.00%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated Covered Bond Above $1bn

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Sep 2014
1 Citi 711.71 3 0.00%
2 HSBC 673.33 3 0.00%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 673.33 3 0.00%
4 Barclays 456.91 2 0.00%
5 RBC Capital Markets 418.81 2 0.00%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Sep 2014
1 Deutsche Bank 28,063.84 71 9.27%
2 Goldman Sachs 19,232.08 60 6.35%
3 BNP Paribas 19,017.44 52 6.28%
4 Barclays 17,595.94 67 5.81%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 16,732.55 61 5.53%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 09 Sep 2014
1 BNP Paribas 7,436.38 24 9.34%
2 Natixis 6,420.33 21 8.06%
3 UniCredit 5,079.28 19 6.38%
4 Barclays 4,897.53 15 6.15%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,493.14 17 5.64%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 01 Sep 2014
1 JPMorgan 1,868.78 1008 0.00%
2 Goldman Sachs 1,472.57 761 0.00%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,425.33 934 0.00%
4 Deutsche Bank 1,339.61 929 0.00%
5 Citi 1,303.04 928 0.00%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 10,296.50 19 12.67%
2 Deutsche Bank 6,945.83 20 8.55%
3 UBS 5,667.34 18 6.98%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,985.45 19 6.14%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,804.40 16 5.91%