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  • Corporate bonds offer lesson in pragmatism

    While its barnstorming start to the year gave fee-earning bankers joy, the corporate bond market’s sturdiness in the face of shrill political risk is in some ways its most impressive feat this month.

    • 19 Jan 2017
  • Trump, on reflection

    Even by Donald Trump’s standards, it was quite a comment. After leaving traders and investors weak at the knees with talk of big spending and bumper tax cuts, the US president-elect caused more than a few scratched heads this week as he said the dollar was too strong.

    • 19 Jan 2017
  • The road to TLAC is paved with innovation

    Rather than waiting for the final go-ahead from the authorities, European banks are becoming creative with their bonds in order to bring total loss-absorbing capacity (TLAC) issuance.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • Lev investors must up deal term vigilance

    In the leveraged loan market, where pricing has plummeted, it was inevitable that issuers would push their luck with the terms of their deals. Investors must push back.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • Synthetic ABS's comeback is an organic development

    With pressure on banks to tighten their belts and deleverage balance sheets, in 2017 synthetic securitization could become a much bigger part of the bank treasurer’s toolkit.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • Sorry Poland, a GrOAT matters more

    Poland may have won the race to bring the first ever sovereign green bond. But it was not the one investors were looking for — instead, France’s upcoming green benchmark will be the real milestone.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • Farewell 2016, hello 2017

    We wish all our readers a merry Christmas and a peaceful and prosperous new year. We also hope you get some well-deserved rest over the holidays. You will need all the energy you can muster. We face another year of extreme volatility, risks and shocks in 2017, perhaps even more than in 2016.

    • 23 Dec 2016
  • Investors should keep heart, PE will be back

    The story of the leveraged finance market in 2016 was in many ways the story of the LBO — or perhaps more aptly, the non-story.

    • 15 Dec 2016
  • Senior debt is dead, long live senior debt

    Making senior debt explicitly bail-inable fundamentally changes the risk profile of the asset class. Investors must not take that shift lightly.

    • 15 Dec 2016
  • Politics must not get in the way of Greek debt relief

    It doesn’t take a genius to work out that Greece needs real debt relief if it is ever to return to stability, nor that European leaders are afraid of providing it ahead of a busy election calendar for next year.

    • 08 Dec 2016

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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%