Latest news on corporate MTNs, private placements, Schuldscheine

  • Volkswagen eyes public bond return after Schuldschein success

    Volkswagen is planning a return to public bond markets for the first time since it was engulfed by its emissions test cheating scandal in September 2015, write Michael Turner, Silas Brown and Jon Hay.

    • 09 Mar 2017
  • Volkswagen Schuldschein a springboard to public market

    The Schuldschein market has stumped up €900m for Volkswagen in its first syndicated, unsecured debt issue in its own name since it was engulfed by its emissions test cheating scandal in September 2015.

    • 08 Mar 2017
  • Volkswagen returns to unsecured debt markets with €900m Schuldschein

    Volkswagen’s main borrowing entities have not issued unsecured bonds since the company became embroiled in its diesel emissions test cheating scandal in September 2015. Last week, however, the company took a first step back, with a €900m Schuldschein issue for its financial services arm.

    • 08 Mar 2017
  • FCA mulls boost for UK primary debt market

    The Financial Conduct Authority is reviewing aspects of the UK’s primary markets regime, with a particular focus on whether the UK needs a specialised wholesale debt listing venue, like Ireland’s GEM market.

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • Hochtief collars funds in building Schuldschein market

    Hochtief, the German engineering group, has joined the ranks of blue chip names rushing to the Schuldschein market, having launched a €150m deal on Tuesday.

    • 15 Feb 2017
  • May’s Brexit plan: clarity at last

    Ever since Theresa May became UK prime minister in July, markets and commentators have thirsted to know what her strategy would be for the negotiations to leave the European Union. Now we know — and so far, the markets like it.

    • 17 Jan 2017
  • Legal & General takes ex-M&G investor for PPs

    Calum Macphail has joined Legal & General Investment Management as its head of corporate private credit, three months after leaving M&G Investments.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • The 14th Syndicated Loan, Leveraged Finance and Private Placement Awards: nominations

    In November GlobalCapital polled loan market participants for the 14th Syndicated Loan, Leveraged Finance and Private Placement Awards. The nominations are listed below in alphabetical order. We will reveal the winners at the awards dinner, to be held on February 8, 2017 at the Guildhall in London.

    • 03 Jan 2017
  • UK corporate funding picture surprisingly sanguine

    The UK’s decision to leave the European Union cast extreme uncertainty over the economy, the values and even the unity of the country. Its ramifications for domestic companies’ financing capabilities has been both more obvious and more benign, however. Max Bower reports.

    • 01 Jan 2017
  • Size isn't everything: Euro PP market shows its subtle strengths

    While Euro PP volumes have dipped this year, the number of deals has been about the same as 2015. While the nascent market finds its place in the corporate finance landscape, 2016 was either a heart-warming, or heart-wrenching year for Euro PP.

    • 22 Dec 2016

Corporate private debt news archive

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 06 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 26,801.25 116 7.23%
2 Citi 24,294.27 107 6.55%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,745.51 112 6.41%
4 Deutsche Bank 21,936.54 80 5.92%
5 Barclays 18,739.72 76 5.06%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 BNP Paribas 7,741.23 34 9.96%
2 Deutsche Bank 6,409.32 21 8.25%
3 Barclays 5,176.15 25 6.66%
4 HSBC 5,003.70 23 6.44%
5 Citi 4,576.17 26 5.89%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 Citi 2,417.98 11 10.88%
2 Deutsche Bank 2,229.13 17 10.03%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,908.90 13 8.59%
4 JPMorgan 1,733.98 11 7.80%
5 Barclays 1,569.70 11 7.06%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 11,150.67 77 12.59%
2 Citi 8,073.45 55 9.11%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 7,652.39 65 8.64%
4 Goldman Sachs 6,155.05 45 6.95%
5 Credit Suisse 5,502.63 40 6.21%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Mar 2017
1 BNP Paribas 8,202.93 31 9.23%
2 Deutsche Bank 6,868.10 19 7.73%
3 Citi 6,086.67 25 6.85%
4 JPMorgan 4,814.18 17 5.42%
5 HSBC 4,304.73 21 4.84%