• KDB drums up demand for triple trancher

    Asia DCM has seen a steady supply of South Korean issuers so far in 2017, with Korea Development Bank becoming the latest to venture out with dollar-denominated bonds.

    • 21 Feb 2017
  • KfW EUR5bn 0.625% Feb 27

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • EAA USD 1.625% Feb 19

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • JBIC opens up dollar threes for Japanese, Yellen turns hawkish

    Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) made a rare appearance in three year dollars this week, opening the way for its peers to follow. But there is little in the dollar pipe from Japanese or any other SSA issuers — all of which are well funded — after a week when US rate expectations were jolted by comments from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen.

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • KfW lands 10 year euro whopper

    KfW sold its second euro benchmark of the year on Tuesday, scoring €5bn at the difficult 10 year area of the curve in what a banker away from the trade called “a positive sign for the market”.

    • 14 Feb 2017
  • EAA falls just short in quiet dollar market

    Erste Abwicklungsanstalt (EAA) was shy of full subscription with a short dated dollar benchmark on Tuesday, as issuance in the currency calmed after a rampant start to the year. Japan Bank for International Cooperation was also out with a dollar benchmark on Tuesday — a three year deal with fixed and floating rate tranches — but it had yet to price as GlobalCapital went to press.

    • 14 Feb 2017
  • KfW to come for euros as SSA tempo slows

    KfW announced on Monday that it would sell a 10 year euro benchmark on Tuesday. But the breakneck pace of public sector issuance since the start of the year is expected to slacken this week.

    • 13 Feb 2017
  • JBIC and EAA to open week in dollars

    The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) announced on Monday that it will sell a possible dual tranche dollar bond on Tuesday. The deal will share the market with a two year from Erste Abwicklungsanstalt (EAA).

    • 13 Feb 2017
  • Rentenbank EUR1.5bn 0.25% Jul 24

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • Finland EUR3bn 0% Apr 22, EUR1.5bn 1.375% Apr 2047

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • ADB USD3.75bn 2% Feb 22

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • Le Pen threat rattles French FIG and SSAs with OAT shock

    The prospect of a far-right leader becoming president of France rocked government bond markets this week. It led to a rare pulled French agency deal and will cause the country’s banks problems with their own huge funding needs. But as other issuers in eurozone countries facing elections showed, the picture of the risks ahead is complicated. Craig McGlashan reports.

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • ADB dollar record breaker rounds off rocky week for SSAs

    The Asian Development Bank on Thursday hit new heights in benchmark issuance, as it sold its largest ever single tranche deal in a week that has been marked by tricky conditions.

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • Finland follows Belgium for first dual tranche

    Finland launched its first ever dual tranche deal on Wednesday, scoring €3bn with a five year leg and €1.5bn at 30 years. The issue comes on the heels of an immensely popular Belgian barbell printed on Tuesday.

    • 08 Feb 2017
  • BNG breezes through election jitters as ADB prepares dollar fives

    Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten showed that investors in its dollar bonds are not overly concerned about an upcoming Dutch general election, as it priced a bond on Wednesday that was just $250m short of its record size in the currency. More public sector dollar supply is set for Thursday, after Asian Development Bank hired banks for a five year global benchmark.

    • 08 Feb 2017
  • Belgium shows sovereign strength, Finland to follow

    Belgium defied turmoil afflicting European government bond spreads this week, pulling in big books for a dual tranche euro benchmark. The sovereign's success may have emboldened Finland to follow suit with its own barbell transaction.

    • 07 Feb 2017
  • EFSF suffers but Renten thrives amid govvie sell-off

    The market for public sector euro issuers is springing back to life after a quiet week, with two benchmarks printed on Monday and a sovereign dual tranche expected on Tuesday. But although traffic is returning, conditions are no longer as supportive as in January.

    • 06 Feb 2017
  • Call for Green Bond Principles to clarify eligible assets

    The Green Bond Principles could be adapted to include clarification on the types of assets eligible for financing from the market, according to a sustainability consultant at Vigeo Eiris. The topic has grown in importance after France’s debut sovereign green bond last week included intangible assets among its use of proceeds.

    • 02 Feb 2017

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Feb 2017
1 JPMorgan 62,591.98 254 8.02%
2 Citi 61,005.69 220 7.81%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 58,608.72 174 7.51%
4 Barclays 54,439.39 163 6.97%
5 Goldman Sachs 46,279.46 130 5.93%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 7,631.43 12 11.03%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,575.12 14 6.62%
3 Citi 3,984.96 10 5.76%
4 Commerzbank Group 3,849.81 7 5.57%
5 HSBC 3,720.28 13 5.38%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 1,774.56 8 9.26%
2 Morgan Stanley 1,728.90 15 9.02%
3 JPMorgan 1,456.77 11 7.60%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,450.69 9 7.57%
5 UBS 1,317.06 9 6.87%