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  • IsDB sukuk sails through

    The Islamic Development Bank printed $1.25bn sukuk on Tuesday that was firmly targeted at the sovereigns, supranationals and agencies crowd despite its emerging market jurisdiction.

    • 20 Sep 2017
  • Wanted: executable trades for solid EM bond market

    The EM bond market is primed for trades this week, though syndicate bankers said that there were few names ready to pull the trigger other than Ukraine and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), which have already hit screens.

    • 18 Sep 2017
  • Extraordinary rates and hope of support drive $15bn Bahrain book

    Bahrain raised $3bn this week, reopening the market for Gulf bonds after a long summer of political tension in the region. Despite deteriorating financials and a rising debt burden, exceptional market conditions, and expectations of support from its larger neighbour, boosted the book to $15bn, writes Virginia Furness.

    • 14 Sep 2017
  • Qatar funding freeze thaws in Asia as QNB prints $630m Formosa

    Qatar National Bank has secured $630m with a structured Formosa bond to prove it is still able to access funding despite the sensitives surrounding the Qatar crisis.

    • 14 Sep 2017
  • QNB turns to Taiwan for cash

    Qatar National Bank has secured $630m with a structured Formosa bond to prove it is still able to access funding despite the sensitives surrounding the Qatar crisis.

    • 14 Sep 2017

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  • UK MPs question the FCA over softer rules for Aramco

    MPs are preparing to scrutinise the Financial Conduct Authority’s proposal to create a new premium listing category for sovereign-controlled companies, due to fears that it could weaken corporate governance standards of UK-listed companies.

    • 08 Sep 2017
  • Shock Etihad withdrawal leaves bondholders hanging

    Investors missed a strategic warning from Etihad earlier this year when the company removed the CEO in charge of its $4bn expansion strategy, and were blindsided this week when its partner airline Air Berlin filed for bankruptcy, write Virginia Furness and Aidan Gregory.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • OQIC may end long Omani IPO drought

    Oman Qatar Insurance Co, the Omani subsidiary of the Qatar Insurance Co, is set to reopen the country’s sleepy IPO market with the first flotation on the Muscat Securities Market for more than two years.

    • 07 Aug 2017
  • IoD disses new FCA rules to lure Aramco

    On Wednesday, the UK’s Institute of Directors, the organisation that represents company directors and business leaders, became the latest lobby group to voice its concern at the Financial Conduct Authority’s proposal to create a new premium listing category for sovereign-owned companies.

    • 02 Aug 2017

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 50,511.35 236 10.03%
2 HSBC 47,649.84 276 9.46%
3 JPMorgan 43,522.85 199 8.64%
4 Deutsche Bank 25,152.98 103 5.00%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 22,724.72 160 4.51%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 16,203.89 42 15.46%
2 HSBC 13,628.00 31 13.00%
3 JPMorgan 13,340.17 45 12.72%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,682.00 34 9.23%
5 Santander 7,764.84 31 7.41%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 18,345.59 73 12.67%
2 Citi 17,785.22 66 12.28%
3 HSBC 10,452.27 55 7.22%
4 BNP Paribas 9,447.31 27 6.52%
5 Deutsche Bank 8,468.11 22 5.85%

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 ING 2,658.10 22 9.16%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,230.05 19 7.69%
3 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 2,109.11 8 7.27%
4 UniCredit 2,041.07 15 7.03%
5 Commerzbank Group 1,436.12 14 4.95%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Sep 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,112.50 20 7.18%
2 LBBW 5,014.64 17 7.04%
3 BNP Paribas 4,566.36 14 6.41%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,553.92 17 6.39%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,242.73 17 5.95%