• Air India takes off for $69m syndication

    Air India is tapping the syndicated loan market to refinance a $69.065m aircraft purchase facility. The carrier, which reported its first operating profit in a decade in the 2016 fiscal year, is relying on a guarantee from the government to reel in demand.

    • 10:00 AM
  • Cogobuy unit boosts debut loan to $194.5m

    A unit of e-commerce platform Cogobuy Group has close to doubled the size of its debut syndicated loan to $194.5m following an oversubscription from nine banks.

    • 21 Oct 2016
  • Loans, news in brief — October 20, 2016

    Valmet — Segro — Ecom — Aluminium Bahrain — Morpho

    • 20 Oct 2016
  • Valmet swaps banks in €200m RCF

    Valmet, the Finnish technological services company, has refinanced a €200m facility first signed in May 2013. The company swapped two of the original lenders with new banks.

    • 20 Oct 2016
  • Reception to Shui On $300m loan suggests real estate revival

    Chinese property names are trickling back into the syndicated loan market, with Shui On Land becoming one of the first mid-size borrowers to access the market this year. The credit is appealing to banks on a standalone basis, but early signs show that appetite for the sector has also improved. Shruti Chaturvedi reports.

    • 20 Oct 2016
  • Syndicate to widen as Malaysia EPF £259m loan opens

    A five year loan for a subsidiary of Employees Provident Fund of Malaysia has entered syndication, three months after the leads were chosen.

    • 19 Oct 2016
  • Invitations out for Universal Robina A$500m acquisition loan

    Syndication is under way for a A$500m ($380m) five year facility to support Philippine consumer food and beverage company Universal Robina Corp’s acquisition of Snack Brands Australia.

    • 18 Oct 2016
  • Shui On offers juicy pricing on $300m amortiser

    Shui On Development Holding is offering a hefty margin on its $300m three year amortiser to entice lenders cautious about investing in Chinese property related firms.

    • 17 Oct 2016
  • BAC International launches $75m borrowing

    Panama-based BAC International Bank is looking to Asia for a $75m three year borrowing, via two lead banks.

    • 17 Oct 2016
  • STP beams $225m loan into limited syndication

    Indonesian telecommunication tower company Solusi Tunas Pratama has opened the dollar portion of a $350m-equivalent multi-currency loan to retail lenders.

    • 17 Oct 2016
  • Hesteel extracts $150m loan with Sinosure guarantee

    Hesteel Hong Kong Corp, part of China’s Hesteel Group, is seeking liquidity for a $150m three year bullet in the offshore loan market.

    • 12 Oct 2016
  • Africa’s PTA boosts refi to $400m

    The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (PTA) completed its loan refinancing last week and grew the deal from $320.5m to $400m in syndication after strong support from lenders, according to a lead banker.

    • 11 Oct 2016
  • Lucky number 13 for Delta Dunia $260m borrowing

    Indonesian textile company Delta Dunia Sandang Tekstil has signed its $260m fundraising with 13 lenders, about four months after banks were first sounded out.

    • 11 Oct 2016
  • Banks line up $550m loan for Wharf T&T acquisition

    Lenders have put together a financing package of $550m to back MBK Partners and TPG’s joint acquisition of Wharf T&T from Wharf Holdings.

    • 05 Oct 2016
  • Soechi Lines docks for $180m fundraising

    A $180m financing for Indonesian tanker company Soechi Lines has been opened to a wider group of banks, with a roadshow scheduled in Taiwan this week.

    • 05 Oct 2016
  • Ahli Bank cracks into debt markets with $195m club loan

    After completing its first international bond issue earlier this year, Qatar’s Ahli Bank has also signed a $195m club loan — its second ever loan from international banks.

    • 04 Oct 2016
  • Sampath pushes longest tenor loan up to $100m

    Sri Lankan commercial lender Sampath Bank has wrapped up its latest fundraising at $100m, fully using a $50m greenshoe on the back of demand from Middle Eastern and Indian lenders.

    • 04 Oct 2016
  • Blackstone acquisition loan for Mphasis pulls in seven

    Seven banks subscribed to a $297m loan for Blackstone’s acquisition of Indian fintech firm Mphasis during general syndication. The deal was initially conceived as a $405m facility but the amount was reduced after an open offer.

    • 04 Oct 2016

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 Oct 2016
1 JPMorgan 317,793.98 1355 8.72%
2 Citi 301,114.13 1092 8.26%
3 Barclays 259,580.63 846 7.12%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 258,842.43 934 7.10%
5 HSBC 224,273.23 905 6.15%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 32,854.00 58 6.73%
2 BNP Paribas 31,678.29 142 6.49%
3 UniCredit 31,604.22 138 6.47%
4 HSBC 25,798.87 114 5.29%
5 ING 21,769.65 121 4.46%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 14,633.71 80 10.23%
2 Goldman Sachs 11,731.14 63 8.20%
3 Morgan Stanley 9,435.23 48 6.60%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,229.95 42 6.45%
5 UBS 8,781.68 42 6.14%