Top borrowers as voted by banks

  • 16 Jan 2004
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Which borrowers most impressed fixed income bankers in 2003? The bankers sent us their votes; now read on to find out the results.


Most Impressive Borrower
1HBOS
2Republic of Italy
3General Electric Capital Corp
4European Investment Bank
5KfW
6General Motors/GMAC
7France Télécom
8Olivetti/Telecom Italia
9Hutchison Whampoa
10Ford Motor Credit Co
Best Sovereign Borrower
1Republic of Italy
2Republic of Finland
3United Kingdom
Best Supranational/Agency Borrower
1European Investment Bank
2KfW
3Erap
Best Corporate Borrower
1General Electric Capital Corp
2General Motors/GMAC
3Olivetti/Telecom Italia
Best Financial Institution Borrower
1HBOS
2Crédit Agricole
3Citigroup
Best Pfandbrief/Covered Bond Issuer
1Depfa
2HBOS
3AyT Cédulas Cajas
Best New Borrower
1Heineken
2Erap
3Anglo American
Best Emerging Market Borrower
1Federative Republic of Brazil
2Republic of Turkey
3United Mexican States
Most Keenly Awaited Mandate
1General Electric Capital Corp
2Republic of Italy
3HBOS
Most Improved Market Profile
1HBOS
2KfW
3European Investment Bank
Most Innovative Borrower
1HBOS
2Republic of Italy
3General Electric Capital Corp
Most Aggressive Borrower on Pricing
1Banco Santander Central Hispano
2Vodafone
3World Bank
Best Prospect for 2004
1Ford Motor Credit Co
2Republic of Italy
3General Motors/GMAC
Least Impressive Borrower
1Banco Santander Central Hispano
2EADS
3European Investment Bank
  • 16 Jan 2004

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Jan 2017
1 Citi 22,118.13 61 9.00%
2 Barclays 20,987.41 55 8.54%
3 JPMorgan 17,406.75 53 7.08%
4 HSBC 16,333.52 48 6.64%
5 Goldman Sachs 15,454.74 49 6.29%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 17 Jan 2017
1 Commerzbank Group 114.00 1 66.16%
2 CaixaBank 37.05 1 21.50%
3 UniCredit 10.62 1 6.17%
3 BNP Paribas 10.62 1 6.17%
Subtotal 172.30 3 100.00%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 17 Jan 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 770.06 2 16.80%
2 Goldman Sachs 656.16 2 14.32%
3 JPMorgan 527.28 4 11.50%
4 Emirates NBD PJSC 408.38 1 8.91%
5 Deutsche Bank 321.53 3 7.01%