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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
  • 20 Jan 2015
1 Barclays 2,221.48 9 10.19%
2 Commerzbank Group 1,949.79 9 8.94%
3 Natixis 1,705.53 9 7.82%
4 BNP Paribas 1,314.67 6 6.03%
5 HSBC 1,124.07 4 5.16%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jan 2015
1 JPMorgan 9,602.38 20 0.00%
2 Goldman Sachs 6,288.30 20 0.00%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 5,616.74 13 0.00%
4 Citi 5,074.12 23 0.00%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,268.16 18 0.00%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated Covered Bond Above $1bn

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jan 2015
1 Citi 1,499.34 5 10.74%
2 RBC Capital Markets 1,206.44 4 8.64%
3 TD Securities Inc 977.84 3 7.00%
4 HSBC 673.33 3 4.82%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 673.33 3 4.82%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jan 2015
1 Goldman Sachs 6,244.99 12 13.72%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 5,277.53 9 11.59%
3 Deutsche Bank 3,256.30 9 7.15%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,065.13 6 6.73%
5 BNP Paribas 2,683.59 4 5.90%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jan 2015
1 BNP Paribas 1,255.52 5 9.69%
2 Natixis 1,179.60 5 9.10%
3 Commerzbank Group 1,165.73 4 8.99%
4 Barclays 954.90 3 7.37%
5 HSBC 870.95 3 6.72%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jan 2015
1 JPMorgan 56.40 54 7.81%
2 Barclays 44.41 61 6.15%
3 Deutsche Bank 42.65 62 5.90%
4 Citi 41.83 48 5.79%
5 Goldman Sachs 40.33 44 5.58%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jan 2015
1 Credit Agricole CIB 999.76 1 39.99%
2 Rabobank 375.00 1 15.00%
2 Morgan Stanley 375.00 1 15.00%
2 JPMorgan 375.00 1 15.00%
2 Credit Suisse 375.00 1 15.00%