Top Borrowers as voted by Banks

  • 01 Mar 2006
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Which borrowers most impressed fixed income investment bankers in 2005? The bankers sent us their votes; now read on to find out the results.

MOST IMPRESSIVE BORROWER OF 2005
1European Investment Bank
2 KfW
3  General Electric Capital Corp
4 Network Rail
5= AyT Cédulas Cajas
5= Caisse d'Amortissement de la
      Dette Sociale
5= Republic of Italy
8= Land Nordrhein-Westfalen
8= Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank
10  Bayer
BEST SOVEREIGN BORROWER
1Republic of Italy
2 Republic of France
3 Republic of Finland
BEST SUPRANATIONAL/AGENCY
1European Investment Bank
2 KfW Bankengruppe
3 Caisse d'Amortissement de la Dette Sociale
BEST CORPORATE BORROWER
1General Electric Capital Corp
2 Tui
3 =Bayer
3= Dansk Olie og Naturgas
BEST FINANCIAL INSTITUTION
1HBOS
2  Allianz
3 Royal Bank of Scotland
BEST COVERED BOND ISSUER
1AyT Cédulas Cajas
2 Caja Madrid
3 Nationwide Building Society
BEST NEW BORROWER
1Dansk Olie og Naturgas
2  Resolution
3 Kommunalbanken
BEST EMERGING MARKET BORROWER
1Republic of Turkey
2 Gazprom
3 Federative Republic of Brazil 
MOST KEENLY SOUGHT MANDATE
1General Electric Capital Corp
2 European Investment Bank
3 KfW Bankengruppe
MOST IMPROVED MARKET PROFILE
1Caisse d'Amortissement de la   Dette Sociale
2 AyT Cédulas Cajas
3 Republic of Poland
MOST INNOVATIVE BORROWER
1European Investment Bank
2 Vattenfall Treasury
3 Veolia Environnement
MOST AGGRESSIVE BORROWER ON PRICING
1Vodafone
2 Carrefour
3= European Investment Bank
3=BBVA
MOST EXCITING AND CHALLENGING BORROWER FOR THE YEARS AHEAD
1General Motors/GMAC
2 Republic of Italy
Unicredito
LEAST IMPRESSIVE BORROWER IN 2004
1Vodafone
2 Thomson
3 European Investment Bank
  • 01 Mar 2006

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 315,565.94 1183 8.89%
2 JPMorgan 288,650.70 1316 8.13%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 284,218.69 988 8.01%
4 Goldman Sachs 215,758.12 710 6.08%
5 Barclays 207,555.74 805 5.85%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 32,400.29 147 6.76%
2 Deutsche Bank 32,042.83 103 6.69%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,820.43 84 6.02%
4 BNP Paribas 25,608.74 143 5.35%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 22,617.86 130 4.72%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 18,067.92 70 9.12%
2 Morgan Stanley 15,215.44 76 7.68%
3 UBS 14,195.29 55 7.17%
4 Citi 14,014.57 86 7.07%
5 Goldman Sachs 12,113.98 67 6.11%