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  • Garanti preps for euro covereds after green success

    After selling a green mortgage-backed covered bond to the International Financial Corporation and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Garanti Bank expects to sell its first publicly syndicated euro benchmark.

    • 20 Jul 2017

  • Blitz by US banks but only Wells comes to Europe

    Wall Street’s big guns blasted the dollar market this week as they came out of earnings blackout and nailed down their funding plans ahead of the summer.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • EU escapes US MMF reform fate

    The European Union’s rules to improve the resilience of money market funds came into force on Thursday. Investors expecting similar consequences to those which followed the US reform can breathe a sigh of relief.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Early bird NAB takes advantage of short three year tenor

    National Australia Bank (NAB) came to the sterling market early on Thursday with a £500m ($648.75m) June 2020 senior bond.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Germany wants to ease regs for small banks

    Germany is headed for a clash with other EU member states, as it pushes to ease banking regulations for small institutions – a move obviously intended to favour its co-operative and savings banks.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • CIBC returns to dollar covered bonds

    Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce issued a $1.75bn five year dollar covered bond on Thursday, its first since 2015 and the third of the same size and tenor from a Canadian bank this year.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Covered bond purchases slacken as market awaits ECB and spread signals

    Market participants await this Thursday’s European Central Bank meeting for clues on a tapering of asset purchases, which has in fact already begun in covered bonds. But for now, spreads remain tight.

    • 19 Jul 2017
  • China Life Overseas gets huge bid after capping bond

    China Life Insurance (Overseas) Company’s $250m bond generated huge demand on Thursday, with final books hitting $3.9bn. Market participants reckon the issuer priced through theoretical fair value.

    • 21 Jul 2017
  • Maybank stresses Belt and Road with Panda debut

    Malaysian lender Maybank priced its first onshore renminbi bond on July 21, with the Rmb1bn ($148m) three year deal closing books early in the afternoon.

    • 21 Jul 2017
  • Singapore takes slice of green financing as DBS pioneers

    DBS Group Holdings made a triumphant debut in the green bond market this week, earning bragging rights for the deal’s heavy placement with bona fide green investors. But there is still a long road ahead before Singaporean issuers flock to the market en masse. Addison Gong reports.

    • 20 Jul 2017
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IssuerMaturitySize
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group14-Jun-22750
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG)14-Jun-27500
Bank of Nova Scotia08-Jun-22250
Royal Bank of Scotland08-Jun-20600
CaixaBank1000


Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 74,213.88 260 7.84%
2 Goldman Sachs 64,933.87 304 6.86%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 62,989.59 218 6.65%
4 Citi 60,634.12 338 6.40%
5 JPMorgan 59,116.26 268 6.24%

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 HSBC 7,819.38 34 5.99%
2 Commerzbank Group 6,569.87 40 5.03%
3 UniCredit 6,402.82 51 4.90%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 6,251.64 29 4.79%
5 LBBW 6,101.10 27 4.67%

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 HSBC 7,819.38 34 5.99%
2 Commerzbank Group 6,569.87 40 5.03%
3 UniCredit 6,402.82 51 4.90%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 6,251.64 29 4.79%
5 LBBW 6,101.10 27 4.67%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 74,213.88 260 7.84%
2 Goldman Sachs 64,933.87 304 6.86%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 62,989.59 218 6.65%
4 Citi 60,634.12 338 6.40%
5 JPMorgan 59,116.26 268 6.24%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 Citi 46,002.89 257 9.90%
2 Goldman Sachs 45,907.69 242 9.88%
3 Morgan Stanley 45,559.38 178 9.81%
4 JPMorgan 44,542.40 200 9.59%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 42,865.90 179 9.23%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 LBBW 5,014.64 17 7.40%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,741.46 19 7.00%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 4,590.25 17 6.78%
4 BNP Paribas 4,566.36 14 6.74%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,066.97 16 6.00%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 HSBC 7,627.65 26 6.98%
2 Barclays 5,339.12 17 4.88%
3 Credit Suisse 3,754.01 17 3.43%
4 BNP Paribas 3,630.97 18 3.32%
5 Citi 3,502.60 28 3.20%