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  • Over 80% of high yield issuers miss forecasts in first year

    Only 17% of high yield companies in Europe, the Middle East and Africa with first time ratings given since 2010 achieved their profit forecasts for the first year after rating initiation, Moody's has reported.

    • 09 Oct 2013
  • Greece sells prized assets to please Troika

    The Greek government announced in 2010 plans to raise €50bn from privatisations by 2016. This ambitious goal was lowered to €19bn, before being cut to €15bn.

    • 27 Sep 2013
  • Private equity firms lose lust for jumbo LBOs

    Jumbo leveraged buyouts are no longer cool. That at least was the view of private equity executives attending the Euromoney LevInvest conference.

    • 06 Sep 2013
  • EMEA high yield firms have $101bn to repay next year

    Near term maturities for speculative grade rated companies in Europe, Middle East and Africa are surging, according to a report by Moody's. The amount of debt issued by these companies that matures next year, has reached $101bn — a 20% increase from Moody's calculation of 2014 maturities a year ago.

    • 16 Jul 2013
  • Unrated LBOs refinance, but weaker ones in doubt

    A buoyant high yield market and lenders’ willingness to amend and extend loans has helped tackle near term maturities of unrated European LBO debt, according to a new study from Moody’s. However, the report warns that some weaker and smaller companies might still struggle to refinance their maturities.

    • 04 Jul 2013
  • Unrated LBOs term out and shrink debt as weaker names remain pressured

    A buoyant high yield market and lenders' willingness to amend and extend loans has helped tackle near term maturities of unrated European LBO debt, according to a new study from Moody's. However, the report warns that some weaker and smaller companies might still struggle to refinance their maturities.

    • 02 Jul 2013

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 253,106.92 930 8.89%
2 JPMorgan 230,914.50 1036 8.11%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 221,389.46 762 7.78%
4 Goldman Sachs 171,499.26 554 6.03%
5 Barclays 169,046.60 646 5.94%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jul 2017
1 HSBC 25,385.87 103 7.10%
2 Deutsche Bank 25,125.19 81 7.03%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,023.57 59 6.16%
4 BNP Paribas 18,766.65 109 5.25%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 18,157.63 105 5.08%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 JPMorgan 12,578.87 55 8.17%
2 Citi 11,338.07 71 7.36%
3 UBS 10,682.06 44 6.93%
4 Goldman Sachs 10,419.53 53 6.76%
5 Morgan Stanley 10,194.88 57 6.62%