dcsimg
Corp Bonds

Roche ‘deal of the year’ dazzles Swiss market

A jumbo Sfr1.5bn triple trancher from domestic pharmaceutical giant Roche dominated the Swiss franc bond market this week, attracting Sfr2.5bn of orders from across the currency’s investor base and drawing immediate accolades. "This is the deal of the week and the deal of the year. It’s a trade everyone was involved in," said a banker away from the offering.

  • 24 Feb 2012

"Investors would have bought this at almost any price," added a Zurich banker.

Besides its undisputed name recognition, a range of maturities to access different areas of demand and ratings of A1 (Moody’s) and AA- (Fitch), Roche offered significant rarity value. The company last tapped its domestic market back ...

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.

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Nov 2014
1 JPMorgan 139,011.80 649 6.96%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 117,211.25 561 5.87%
3 Citi 109,281.45 561 5.47%
4 Deutsche Bank 99,333.75 474 4.97%
5 Morgan Stanley 90,030.95 509 4.51%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Nov 2014
1 BNP Paribas 27,189.76 124 0.00%
2 Deutsche Bank 21,610.88 82 0.00%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 20,705.82 101 0.00%
4 HSBC 19,041.03 86 0.00%
5 Barclays 17,463.56 73 0.00%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Nov 2014
1 Deutsche Bank 10,942.70 71 9.70%
2 JPMorgan 8,659.61 71 7.68%
3 Credit Suisse 7,596.79 59 6.73%
4 Goldman Sachs 7,373.68 52 6.54%
5 Citi 6,487.29 38 5.75%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Nov 2014
1 JPMorgan 33,033.31 218 10.45%
2 Citi 27,829.02 176 8.80%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 27,378.20 199 8.66%
4 Morgan Stanley 26,056.36 144 8.24%
5 Deutsche Bank 26,017.80 160 8.23%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Nov 2014
1 BNP Paribas 26,757.44 130 0.00%
2 Barclays 24,121.70 104 0.00%
3 HSBC 23,684.22 121 0.00%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 22,667.56 113 0.00%
5 RBS 21,777.91 114 0.00%