dcsimg
FIG

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."

Price guidance had ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact Mark Goodes to discuss your access: mark.goodes@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please call Mark Goodes on +44 (0)20 7779 8605 or email mark.goodes@globalcapital.com to discuss your requirements.

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 9,907.30 37 7.74%
2 UniCredit 9,066.47 60 7.08%
3 BNP Paribas 8,377.17 32 6.54%
4 UBS 7,489.08 42 5.85%
5 Barclays 6,139.46 23 4.79%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jul 2014
1 JPMorgan 63,850.48 242 7.39%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 63,554.64 226 7.35%
3 Goldman Sachs 61,392.97 252 7.10%
4 Deutsche Bank 55,339.92 192 6.40%
5 Morgan Stanley 50,534.68 263 5.85%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated Covered Bond Above $1bn

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 483.40 2 22.09%
2 Westpac 254.80 1 11.64%
2 JPMorgan 254.80 1 11.64%
2 HSBC 254.80 1 11.64%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 254.80 1 11.64%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 21,118.76 59 8.22%
2 Goldman Sachs 17,448.45 52 6.80%
3 BNP Paribas 16,487.28 44 6.42%
4 Barclays 16,221.71 58 6.32%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,216.02 38 5.54%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 6,943.48 22 9.06%
2 Natixis 6,420.33 21 8.37%
3 UniCredit 4,995.61 18 6.52%
4 Barclays 4,897.53 15 6.39%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,070.18 14 5.31%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jul 2014
1 JPMorgan 843.74 894 8.76%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 641.69 828 6.66%
3 Goldman Sachs 639.01 674 6.64%
4 Citi 581.96 817 6.04%
5 Deutsche Bank 577.46 808 6.00%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 6,545.83 18 9.76%
2 HSBC 5,264.71 15 7.85%
3 UBS 5,026.99 15 7.50%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,294.11 15 6.40%
5 BNP Paribas 3,745.87 13 5.59%
Z