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  • Huarong AMC smashes record with $3.4bn bond

    China Huarong Asset Management Co on Thursday concluded a $3.4bn-equivalent six-tranche offering featuring US dollars and Singapore dollars. The transaction broke new ground for the issuer, and the company is one step closer in narrowing the gap between its curve and that of some of its Chinese peers.

    • 21 Apr 2017
  • US banks in spotlight as euros stay quiet in French election fog

    US banks stole the show in the FIG market this week after publishing their first quarter results, but European banks could soon return to their domestic currency if the French presidential elections give participants great clarity.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • Turkey's Isbank braves markets with first dollar deal since referendum

    Turkey’s Isbank cut through post-referendum uncertainties to raise up to $750m with a seven year senior note on Thursday.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • GS holds fire in Wall Street TLAC attack

    Wall Street’s heavyweights peppered the dollar market with big self-led callable deals after reporting a stream of strong first quarter earnings, with one notable exception.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • QBE kick-starts insurance green market with debut

    Australia’s QBE Insurance group offered the latest example of innovation in the green bond market this week, opening books on the insurance sector’s first ever deal in the format.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • BoA brings US TLAC charge to euros

    Bank of America became the first US bank to target the euro market for new senior debt after publishing first quarter results, as the firm and its compatriot peers pile into the capital market for new total loss-absorbing capacity (TLAC) eligible deals.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • ICBC feeds floater frenzy with $2bn dual-trancher

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s Singapore branch sold a dual-tranche floating rate deal on Wednesday, raising $2bn and hitting its pricing goals.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • DB starts dual LME to maximise TLAC eligibility

    Deutsche Bank has launched separate exchange and tender offers on its $4.5bn 4.25% 2021 bonds in a bid to maximise the amount of total loss absorbing capacity eligible (TLAC) senior debt it has outstanding.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • China Huarong rolls out four-trancher

    China Huarong International Holdings began marketing a four tranche dollar deal on Thursday morning, including two floating rate notes.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • BoA hits senior as US banks lead domestic TLAC charge

    Bank of America opened books on a four tranche dollar deal on Wednesday, following first quarter earnings and chasing huge senior transactions from its peers JP Morgan and Citi.

    • 19 Apr 2017

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 HSBC 4,946.45 21 6.58%
2 Commerzbank Group 4,025.24 24 5.36%
3 UniCredit 3,981.56 30 5.30%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,839.27 16 5.11%
5 LBBW 3,832.35 17 5.10%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 03 Apr 2017
1 Goldman Sachs 35,449.67 139 7.74%
2 Morgan Stanley 34,987.32 115 7.64%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,660.24 106 6.26%
4 JPMorgan 26,590.60 127 5.80%
5 Citi 25,441.59 152 5.55%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 11 Apr 2017
1 Morgan Stanley 28,331.16 93 10.52%
2 Goldman Sachs 27,492.42 121 10.21%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,356.59 95 8.67%
4 Citi 23,275.99 129 8.64%
5 JPMorgan 22,925.88 99 8.51%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,598.86 14 9.07%
2 LBBW 3,164.12 11 7.98%
3 BNP Paribas 2,664.21 9 6.72%
4 Commerzbank Group 2,654.38 10 6.69%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,428.94 10 6.12%

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
  • 11 Apr 2017
1 Credit Suisse 3,180.28 13 10.15%
2 BNP Paribas 2,841.61 13 9.07%
3 Barclays 2,669.79 10 8.52%
4 Citi 2,294.04 17 7.32%
5 HSBC 2,141.36 16 6.83%