Latest corporate hybrid news

  • Statnett to debut in euros as RWE announces buy-back results

    On Monday, Statnett, the Norwegian state electricity grid company, mandated banks for its debut benchmark bond issue in euros. This followed German power utility RWE announcing the results of its recent tender offer on Friday.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • German investors chase yield with unrated BayWa hybrid

    The few hybrid deals that have been printed in 2017 have seen overwhelming demand amid the current low rate environment. A €300m deal from German agriculture servicing company BayWa on Wednesday was no different, even if some of the bond’s features were more unusual.

    • 05 Oct 2017
  • Aroundtown taps hybrid while RWE tenders

    Tuesday proved to be hybrid day in the European corporate bond markets with Aroundtown tapping its dollar hybrid bond for €200m while German electric utility, RWE, announced it was tendering for up to €550m equivalent of its own equity-like debt.

    • 26 Sep 2017
  • Tight print trend gathers momentum

    September has seen a variety of issuers access the corporate bond market. From regular issuers to those who have not issued for over a decade, the consistent theme has been single digit new issue premiums for what one syndicate manager described as “manageable deal sizes.” Monday saw new issues in a similar vein.

    • 18 Sep 2017
  • Capital Stage gets cheap equity with first CB

    Capital Stage, the German renewable energy company, launched its first convertible bond on Wednesday, raising €97.3m. The deal came from a different corner of the CB world from the Qiagen transaction on the same day: it was a hybrid deal, structured to receive equity credit under IFRS.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • ISS shines brightly as it docks with investors

    European corporate bond investors had only had one corporate bond deal to consider in August before LafargeHolcim brought its €750m 12 year deal on Tuesday. But that lean period looks to be over as ISS Global followed with a €600m 10 year transaction on Wednesday.

    • 23 Aug 2017
  • CK Infrastructure finds lukewarm demand for perp

    Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings sold a fixed-for-life hybrid bond denominated in dollars on Wednesday. The deal did not draw an overwhelming response, but market participants said overall demand for the structure is muted.

    • 17 Aug 2017

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All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 142,523.55 625 7.01%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 126,800.01 582 6.24%
3 Citi 115,036.42 609 5.66%
4 Goldman Sachs 94,228.53 399 4.64%
5 Barclays 90,141.66 399 4.44%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 25,083.00 115 8.90%
2 Barclays 21,514.93 84 7.64%
3 Deutsche Bank 18,824.44 79 6.68%
4 HSBC 17,232.34 78 6.12%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 15,959.24 87 5.66%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 5,988.32 51 7.65%
2 Goldman Sachs 5,851.83 48 7.47%
3 Deutsche Bank 5,236.76 54 6.69%
4 Credit Suisse 4,633.16 52 5.92%
5 Barclays 4,263.74 37 5.45%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 29,958.08 234 10.56%
2 Citi 23,883.44 190 8.42%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,183.88 205 8.17%
4 Goldman Sachs 20,887.87 148 7.36%
5 Barclays 19,256.47 129 6.79%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 99,250.27 279 13.10%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 92,153.61 267 12.16%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 72,661.39 222 9.59%
4 JPMorgan 52,367.24 169 6.91%
5 Credit Suisse 41,885.89 127 5.53%