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  • KfW lands short dated euros; EU lining up at long end

    The European Union (EU) is set to tap an April 2031 line on Wednesday, coming on the heels of KfW five year benchmark on Tuesday, that raised €3bn.

    • 05:15 PM
  • Innogy gets upgraded, then sells super-tight green bond

    Innogy, the German utility split off from RWE in April 2016, on Wednesday announced it would be holding investor calls about a new benchmark 10 year debut green bond issue. Later in the day, Standard & Poor’s upgraded the issuer to BBB.

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • Waking up to reality: the race to put numbers on climate risk

    Sustainability is a term used liberally and vaguely in the financial world. But it has a precise meaning: living so that we do not make it harder for future generations to live. That principle is violated by today’s economy, including its financial markets. But little by little, the heart of markets — the decisions investors make — is facing up to what it has long repressed. Jon Hay reports.

    • 29 Sep 2017
  • SSAs sowing the seeds of green pricing performance

    The much sought after trend for green bonds to outperform conventional paper in secondary trading is now a reality, according to public sector borrowers — but perhaps only for those with enough dots on their green curves to provide a comparison.

    • 29 Sep 2017
  • Corporate and bank green bonds: focus on issuers grows

    Corporate and bank issuers are taking up the SRI bond gauntlet, providing the market with the kind of names that have long been the goal of its biggest cheerleaders.

    • 29 Sep 2017
  • MuniFin, KfW punch through curves with green bonds

    Public sector borrowers this week smashed through their conventional curves with green bond issues. But there was some debate over whether this marks the start of a trend or is merely the product of scorching conditions in both the euro and dollar markets.

    • 28 Sep 2017
  • MuniFin EUR500m 0.75% Sep 27 green bond

    • 28 Sep 2017
  • MuniFin scores with green euro debut in scorching market

    One borrower took advantage of an excellent backdrop to scoop up its first green funding in euros at an attractive level on Tuesday, while a second issuer is lining up to follow suit in dollars.

    • 26 Sep 2017
  • Eurozone bond spreads recover from German election surprise

    Germany’s federal election on Sunday caused ripples in government bond spreads throughout the eurozone on Monday, but concerns are subsiding already, allowing one agency to announce its first euro green bond.

    • 25 Sep 2017
  • Green bond curves ripen as corporates build out

    Engie, the French energy group, priced its second green bond transaction of 2017 on Tuesday. The triple trancher contained two green clips and took the issuer’s tally to six different green bonds. As issuers start to establish genuine green curves, they are starting to create their own sector, writes Nigel Owen.

    • 21 Sep 2017

DZ Bank In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated Covered Bond Above $1bn 11 94.39 1 1.20%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 24 15 12,110.60 123 1.05% 2.43%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 22 14 4,975.58 36 1.13% 3.03%
Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds 17 17 4,100.53 36 2.45% 2.50%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m 18 20 1,740.73 8 2.19% 1.38%
Dealer League Table EIB 17 16 1,038.11 3 1.80% 1.86%
Dealer League Table KfW 18 14 656.00 2 0.89% 2.79%
Dealer League Table BNG 17 17 409.92 5 2.73% 2.83%
Dealer League Table NWB 15 22 262.94 3 2.54% 0.54%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 6 16 577.34 4 5.73% 1.24%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 352,540.12 1323 9.09%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 315,574.44 1093 8.13%
3 JPMorgan 314,826.88 1433 8.11%
4 Goldman Sachs 234,193.07 776 6.04%
5 Barclays 226,473.92 879 5.84%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 34,312.86 161 6.59%
2 Deutsche Bank 34,194.98 116 6.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 31,113.25 94 5.98%
4 BNP Paribas 27,479.75 167 5.28%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 23,982.83 136 4.61%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 19,536.02 78 8.91%
2 Morgan Stanley 16,323.54 83 7.44%
3 Citi 15,667.80 92 7.14%
4 UBS 15,208.47 58 6.94%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,487.36 72 6.15%