Latest news on corporate MTNs, private placements, Schuldscheine

  • Asklepios Kliniken looks for chunky Schuldschein

    German Asklepios Kliniken launched a €300m triple tranche Schuldschein on Wednesday, with pricing that could tempt a wide variety of lenders.

    • 20 Sep 2017
  • Kaufland devours €900m as SSD nears €100bn

    Kaufland, the German supermarket chain owned by Schwarz Gruppe, tripled its Schuldschein to over €900m, as the firm joins the ranks of German blue chips pushing the Schuldschein market's size to €100bn.

    • 12 Sep 2017
  • Sherwin-Williams brings US issuers back to Schuldschein

    Sherwin-Williams, the US paint and coatings maker, has issued its debut Schuldschein for €245m. It is the first US company to come to the market this year.

    • 08 Sep 2017
  • Schuldschein market blazes on despite earlier credit blows

    The Schuldschein market is booming, despite the credit setbacks it has suffered this year from struggling borrowers.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • Sterling investors respond positively to change in process

    Tuesday’s £250m seven year bond issue from French oil company Total looked like a straightforward small benchmark sterling deal for a regular issuer. However, the marketing process for the deal marked a change from the normal approach and it is something investors are keen to see more of.

    • 06 Sep 2017
  • Restructuring chaos threatens Schuldschein stability

    The staid and centuries-old Schuldschein market used to be a humdrum affair, full of prudent German borrowers coupling with familiar lenders. But, with flocks of foreign lenders and borrowers entering the market, and some riskier credits with them, questions have arisen over whether the traditional deal structure is fit for purpose in racier times, write Silas Brown and Nell Mackenzie.

    • 24 Aug 2017
  • Meggle joins green buds in Schuldschein

    Dairy producer Meggle has joined the ranks of green Schuldschein borrowers, launching a €50m triple tranche deal partly funded through green borrowing.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • Tug of war turns the other way in August

    If the tension in the European corporate bond market is often about how much paper can issuers persuade investors to take, this August the pull is the other way. Investors are thirsty, and issuers are withholding.

    • 02 Aug 2017
  • Meggle joins pocket of green buds in Schuldschein market

    Dairy producer Meggle has joined the ranks of green Schuldschein borrowers, launching a €50m triple tranche deal partly funded through green borrowing.

    • 01 Aug 2017
  • Schuldschein lenders will stay faithful as ECB tapers

    The ECB stimulus has likely contributed to a flow of borrowers and buyers entering the Schuldschein market, as downward pressure on spreads has forced lenders to look further for yield. But with talk of ECB tapering, some fear that the international investors who drove up volumes will return to more traditional stomping grounds. Others , however, think these investors will be more faithful.

    • 27 Jul 2017

Corporate private debt news archive

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 129,893.78 562 7.22%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 117,313.64 530 6.52%
3 Citi 102,948.94 532 5.73%
4 Goldman Sachs 85,307.58 349 4.74%
5 Barclays 80,468.49 350 4.47%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 22,082.43 98 8.71%
2 Barclays 19,647.01 74 7.75%
3 Deutsche Bank 17,369.20 70 6.85%
4 HSBC 15,446.24 67 6.09%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,434.81 77 5.69%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 5,335.13 43 7.91%
2 Goldman Sachs 4,721.48 37 7.00%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,563.62 43 6.77%
4 Credit Suisse 4,353.57 48 6.46%
5 Barclays 4,075.90 34 6.05%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 26,963.24 210 10.82%
2 Citi 20,901.57 165 8.39%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,737.25 183 8.32%
4 Goldman Sachs 18,279.20 131 7.34%
5 Morgan Stanley 17,353.91 102 6.97%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 26,454.29 102 6.87%
2 HSBC 25,726.70 116 6.68%
3 Deutsche Bank 25,363.90 91 6.59%
4 Citi 23,533.28 107 6.11%
5 JPMorgan 22,896.76 127 5.95%