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  • GC BondMarker dollar focus: Contrasting fortunes at the short end

    A pair of three year prints in dollars provoked very different reactions from GC BondMarker voters in the second quarter. Read on to find out more in this week’s BondMarker round-up, which looks at the most notable dollar deals of the last quarter.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Alberta scores ‘good outcome’ with first outing since double downgrade

    The Province of Alberta on Wednesday passed its first bond market test since suffering a double downgrade from S&P in May. Bankers away from the trade said it was a “good outcome”, despite having to pay a bit of concession — unlike most other dollar deals over the last few weeks.

    • 19 Jul 2017
  • Liquidity glut fuels exceptional demand for sterling covereds

    A surfeit of sterling liquidity drove demand for covered bonds to new heights this week with exceptional deal executions seen in two Canadian bank transactions, raising the likelihood that a UK bank will soon follow.

    • 13 Jul 2017
  • BMO smashes through sterling covered bond records

    On Tuesday, Bank of Montreal (BMO) issued the largest sterling covered bond from an overseas bank in almost three years at the tightest spread of any sterling covered bond in over two years. The level BMO achieved was far cheaper than would have been possible in euros or dollars.

    • 11 Jul 2017
  • Mnuchin capital curb sets up dollar duration for SSAs

    A call by US Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin this week to lessen the capital burden on banks had a bigger effect on US rates than a well telegraphed Federal Reserve target rate rise, creating some breathing space in long end swap spreads. That could ease long dated public sector bond issuance, but with euro market offering enviable duration funding, there may not be a queue of borrowers ready to print, writes Craig McGlashan.

    • 15 Jun 2017


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BMO Capital Markets In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 16 16 32,889.78 187 1.63% 1.52%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 18 23 5,372.19 77 1.11% 1.12%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 17 19 14,307.45 45 1.65% 1.37%
Global IB Revenue 19 26 190.50 363 0.96% 0.72%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 17 36 45.07 126 1.57% 0.68%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 14 18 74.21 48 2.01% 1.22%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 12 15 185.41 336 1.74% 1.20%
Americas M&A Revenue 23 29 34.60 20 0.83% 0.65%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 8 13 74.06 47 4.11% 2.12%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 15 15 19,600.89 140 1.82% 1.75%
Dollar Denominated DCM 22 27 17,193.76 98 0.84% 0.53%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 11 13 8,957.05 26 3.14% 1.98%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated Covered Bond Above $1bn 4 12 749.83 2 9.54% 2.87%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 14 22 3,452.87 27 1.82% 0.72%
Dealer League Table KfW 18 333.28 1 0.61%
Dealer League Table IFC 12 4 83.33 1 2.12% 9.88%
Dealer League Table World Bank 5 11 1,326.55 2 6.50% 3.75%
Dealer League Table IADB 7 4 949.08 2 7.59% 11.42%
Dealer League Table EBRD 8 5 312.33 1 5.18% 10.03%
Dealer League Table BNG 8 561.53 1 4.67%
Dealer League Table NWB 1 996.84 2 12.73%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 14 17 173.47 2 2.48% 1.28%
Dealer League Table Kommunekredit 10 249.12 1 5.87%
Dealer League Table SEK 3 10 399.13 2 10.23% 5.11%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 Jul 2017
1 Citi 253,106.92 930 8.89%
2 JPMorgan 230,914.50 1036 8.11%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 221,389.46 762 7.78%
4 Goldman Sachs 171,499.26 554 6.03%
5 Barclays 169,046.60 646 5.94%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 25,935.16 104 7.16%
2 Deutsche Bank 25,125.19 81 6.94%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,023.57 59 6.08%
4 BNP Paribas 19,315.94 110 5.34%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 18,706.93 106 5.17%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 JPMorgan 12,578.87 55 8.17%
2 Citi 11,338.07 71 7.36%
3 UBS 10,682.06 44 6.93%
4 Goldman Sachs 10,419.53 53 6.76%
5 Morgan Stanley 10,194.88 57 6.62%