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  • Turkey plots sukuk return despite outlook downgrade

    Turkey will meet investors in the UAE next week ahead of a potential return to the dollar sukuk market, leads announced on Thursday.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Indonesia shatters record with new dual tranche sukuk

    The Republic of Indonesia broke its own Islamic finance record on Wednesday, sealing a whopping $3bn dual tranche sukuk.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Indonesia offers up dual tranche sukuk

    The Republic of Indonesia launched a two-tranche sukuk on Wednesday, offering investors five and 10 year dollar options for its annual pursuit of Islamic financing.

    • 22 Mar 2017
  • Indonesia readies annual sukuk outing

    The Republic of Indonesia has mandated banks for a new dollar sukuk, getting ready to re-enter the market after setting records with its dual tranche sukuk last year.

    • 14 Mar 2017
  • Oman picks banks for sukuk to follow conventional bond

    Oman has named seven banks to arrange an Islamic bond which it will bring to market shortly after the close of its planned triple tranche conventional bond, according to sources.

    • 23 Feb 2017
  • Hong Kong rolls out 10yr sukuk to set benchmark

    Hong Kong dove into the Islamic finance market this week, setting a new benchmark by becoming the first triple-A rated government to sell a 10 year sukuk. Bankers say that the hope is for corporates to follow suit, but there is a slew of challenges for the market to take off, writes Morgan Davis.

    • 23 Feb 2017
  • Hong Kong extends curve with 10yr sukuk

    The Hong Kong government stretched its Islamic finance benchmark and ambitions on Tuesday, securing a $1bn 10 year deal with the first dollar sovereign sukuk of the year.

    • 22 Feb 2017
  • 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.

    • 21 Feb 2017
  • 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

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 17,834.38 72 10.56%
2 Citi 16,648.84 65 9.86%
3 HSBC 14,502.17 79 8.59%
4 Deutsche Bank 10,659.15 37 6.31%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 8,423.03 47 4.99%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 6,436.45 17 15.92%
2 JPMorgan 5,401.27 19 13.36%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,052.54 6 10.02%
4 HSBC 3,569.27 7 8.83%
5 Morgan Stanley 2,703.86 10 6.69%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 7,610.36 27 13.98%
2 Citi 6,685.06 20 12.28%
3 HSBC 4,539.92 22 8.34%
4 Deutsche Bank 3,547.08 9 6.52%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 3,538.08 13 6.50%

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 Raiffeisen Bank International AG 452.45 3 9.70%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 390.53 2 8.37%
3 BNP Paribas 386.69 2 8.29%
4 UniCredit 321.12 2 6.88%
5 Santander 246.16 1 5.28%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 08 Mar 2017
1 AXIS Bank 1,318.15 23 14.27%
2 Trust Investment Advisors 1,079.75 29 11.69%
3 ICICI Bank 773.60 21 8.37%
4 Citi 601.55 5 6.51%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 591.66 6 6.41%