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  • Hong Kong moves forward with 10 year sukuk

    The Hong Kong government launched a new 10 year dollar sukuk on Tuesday morning, seizing the opportunity to set a new benchmark after previously only selling five year sukuk.

    • 06:30 AM
  • Kuwait in favour as plenty of demand drives tight pricing for Equate, Kipco

    Plenty of demand enabled Equate Petrochemical to aggressively revise pricing to print a restrained $500m sukuk on Monday from a book that reached $4.2bn before it was reconciled. Kipco followed on Thursday with an equally strong deal.

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • Photos from the Syndicated Loan, Leveraged Finance and Private Placement Awards 2016

    GlobalCapital revealed the winners of its Syndicated Loan, Leveraged Finance and Private Placement Awards 2016 at its 14th Annual Loans Dinner on Wednesday. A dozen borrowers — corporate, bank and sovereign — from all over the EMEA region attended the dinner of 250 people at the Guildhall in London. The awards were as ever based on a poll of loan market participants, conducted at the end of 2016. As such, they are the only awards that recognise achievement in the EMEA loan market based on the opinion of the market. This year we added two high profile new awards: the Lifetime Achievement Award and Most Impressive Growing Force in the Loan Market. Participants at the dinner supported the Loan Syndicate Managers’ Forum’s chosen charity, Make Sense of It, which supports research into, and sufferers from, multiple sclerosis. GlobalCapital congratulates all the winners and nominees.

    • 15 Feb 2017
  • Equate sukuk expected to land inside conventional curve

    Equate Petrochemicals was on track to print its debut sukuk on Monday. Bankers on the deal said it was likely to print inside where a new conventional bond would come.

    • 13 Feb 2017
  • ICD USD1bn 3.664% Feb 22 sukuk

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • GCC in rude health as DIB prints largest senior FI sukuk and deal pipeline builds

    Dubai Islamic Bank printed the largest ever senior financial sukuk on Tuesday, an accomplishment that bodes well for the busy pipeline of Middle Eastern bonds.

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • GCC bonds in rude health as DIB prints

    Dubai Islamic Bank printed the largest ever senior financial sukuk on Tuesday proving the market to be in rude health, good news for the busy pipeline of Middle Eastern bonds and Kipco, which mandated on Wednesday.

    • 08 Feb 2017
  • Hong Kong preps for new dollar sukuk

    The Hong Kong government is eyeing the week of February 20 to issue a new dollar sukuk, providing further momentum to Islamic financing since making its debut in the market more than two years ago.

    • 07 Feb 2017
  • Dubai Islamic Bank roadshow adds to sukuk pipeline

    Sukuk supply looks set to step up next week after Dubai Islamic Bank became the second borrower in two days to announce plans to meet investors ahead of a potential dollar deal in the format.

    • 02 Feb 2017
  • AFC draws Asian investors with inaugural dollar sukuk

    Africa Finance Corp (AFC) made its sukuk market debut on Tuesday with a well-received $150m private placement.

    • 26 Jan 2017

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Feb 2017
1 Citi 11,557.51 40 12.34%
2 JPMorgan 10,659.08 45 11.38%
3 HSBC 8,066.14 41 8.61%
4 Deutsche Bank 5,330.04 19 5.69%
5 BNP Paribas 4,283.91 13 4.57%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Feb 2017
1 Citi 5,197.81 11 20.36%
2 JPMorgan 3,292.35 12 12.90%
3 HSBC 2,214.18 4 8.67%
4 Santander 2,166.41 8 8.49%
5 Morgan Stanley 2,046.31 5 8.01%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 3,680.67 11 15.59%
2 JPMorgan 3,094.72 13 13.11%
3 Barclays 1,648.58 4 6.98%
4 BNP Paribas 1,427.66 2 6.05%
5 HSBC 1,327.80 11 5.62%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 390.53 2 14.54%
2 Raiffeisen Bank International AG 206.29 2 7.68%
2 ING 206.29 2 7.68%
2 Citi 206.29 2 7.68%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 140.53 1 5.23%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Feb 2017
1 AXIS Bank 852.63 16 13.13%
2 Citi 601.55 5 9.27%
3 Standard Chartered Bank 591.66 6 9.11%
4 ICICI Bank 589.90 16 9.09%
5 Barclays 464.62 5 7.16%