Latest high grade corporate bond news

  • Genting slam dunks $1bn inaugural deal

    Malaysian conglomerate Genting Group raised $1bn from its inaugural dollar bond, issued through subsidiary Genting Overseas Holding Company (GOHL).

    • 11:30 AM
  • Natixis loses Asia debt syndicate chief

    The head of debt syndicate for Asia Pacific at Natixis is understood to have resigned from the bank.

    • 10:45 AM
  • Greater China issuers go for gold before CNY

    Hong Kong's United Photovoltaics and Chinese issuers Reward Science and Technology Industry Group Co, Beijing Capital Group and Yuzhou Properties Company all launched new dollar transactions Wednesday amid a flurry of pre-holiday issuance.

    • 08:30 AM
  • Thames Water washes through sterling market on May day

    Thames Water, the UK water supplier, shrugged off currency market nerves over UK prime minister Theresa May’s speech about the UK's departure from the EU on Tuesday to engage sterling bond investors with a £500m dual tranche offering.

    • 17 Jan 2017
  • Fresenius brings first M&A jumbo deal of the year to euro market

    German healthcare group Fresenius brought euro corporate bond investors their first jumbo deal of the year on Tuesday as it financed its acquisition of Spanish hospital operator QuironSalud.

    • 17 Jan 2017
  • Zhuhai Huafa readies maiden dollar offering

    Zhuhai Huafa Group Co, rated BBB by Fitch, is eyeing its debut dollar-denominated bond.

    • 17 Jan 2017
  • Malaysia’s Genting debuts dollar offering

    Malaysian conglomerate Genting Group launched its debut dollar bond through subsidiary Genting Overseas Holding Company (GOHL) on Tuesday morning.

    • 17 Jan 2017
  • LEG stands alone on debut

    German real estate company LEG Immobilien was alone in the euro market on Monday as it made its debut senior bond transaction with a €500m no-grow seven year.

    • 16 Jan 2017
  • Shanghai FTZ set for inaugural CP

    The fixed income product offering of Shanghai Free Trade Zone is about to expand with Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) gearing up for a Rmb500m ($73m) one year commercial paper.

    • 16 Jan 2017
  • Mandates flood Monday market

    Issuers anxious to meet with investors before the Chinese New Year are kicking off the week with roadshows around Asia. Beijing Capital Group, Qinghai Provincial Investment Group, China Huarong Asset Management, and Indonesia’s Pan Brothers are all pursuing dollar bonds.

    • 16 Jan 2017

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All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Jan 2017
1 JPMorgan 6,606.50 25 7.67%
2 Citi 6,511.98 28 7.56%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,899.82 22 5.69%
4 Barclays 4,571.59 20 5.31%
5 Mizuho 4,473.33 18 5.19%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 1,513.82 9 9.16%
2 BNP Paribas 1,388.55 9 8.40%
3 UniCredit 1,013.92 7 6.14%
4 Barclays 992.86 6 6.01%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 943.52 7 5.71%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 NatWest Markets 216.56 3 8.11%
2 BNP Paribas 201.55 3 7.54%
3 HSBC 199.05 3 7.45%
3 Credit Suisse 199.05 3 7.45%
5 UniCredit 155.26 2 5.81%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 10 Jan 2017
1 JPMorgan 297.36 3 36.61%
2 RBC Capital Markets 85.86 2 10.57%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 85.71 1 10.55%
3 Mizuho 85.71 1 10.55%
3 Goldman Sachs 85.71 1 10.55%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 2,087.29 10 8.43%
2 Mizuho 1,656.00 6 6.69%
3 BNP Paribas 1,583.41 10 6.40%
4 JPMorgan 1,130.71 4 4.57%
5 Commerzbank Group 1,090.75 4 4.41%