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  • Mizuho joins green brigade in euros

    Mizuho Financial Group has mandated for a senior green bond deal, as Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) starts its roadshow for a similar trade this week.

    • 25 Sep 2017
  • Santander’s Germany business spots window for debut

    Santander Consumer Bank, which operates in Germany, is preparing to issue its first senior unsecured notes in the public euro market, joining a very busy pipeline for new financial institutions bond deals.

    • 25 Sep 2017
  • ICBC set for dual-currency green debut

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is jumping on the green bandwagon, hiring firms to work on its inaugural green deal denominated in dollars and euros, to be sold through its Luxembourg branch.

    • 25 Sep 2017
  • EU's TLAC proposal faces Dutch and German opposition

    In a joint paper obtained by GlobalCapital, Germany and the Netherlands said they were pushing against a draft legal text implementing the total loss absorbing capacity (TLAC) standard into EU law.

    • 25 Sep 2017
  • Insurers fill the dollar void in FIG

    The FIG dollar market was subdued this week, with self-funders remaining on the sidelines as the Federal Reserve hinted at higher rates and announced the reversal of its quantitative easing plan.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • Updated: RBC serves up debut dim sum bond

    Royal Bank of Canada bagged Rmb900m ($136.57m) from its inaugural public offshore renminbi bond on Friday, making it just the third issuer to seal a dim sum bond this year.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • Barclays set to ‘crack open’ UK green bond market

    Energy efficiency data released by the UK government has allowed Barclays to launch a green bond framework based on financing environmentally friendly homes.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Green bond activity gathers pace in September

    Activity in the FIG green bond market is picking up in September with close to 100 accounts putting in orders for Deutsche Kreditbank’s second euro offering on Tuesday and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) preparing to hit the road for a holding company level green transaction.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Aktia features in a ‘smorgasbord of choice’ in FIG mart

    Financial bond market participants are set to end the week with nearly as many new issue mandates as priced deals, as appealing market conditions in September have prompted banks to test investor appetite in a variety of bond formats. Aktia, a small Finnish bank, was the latest to throw its hat into the ring.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • de Volksbank finds favour at short end

    de Volksbank opened a benchmark euro curve with a €500m senior offering on Thursday, testing the market’s appetite for short dated bonds in fixed rate format.

    • 21 Sep 2017

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Sep 2017
1 HSBC 9,196.65 41 5.99%
2 UniCredit 7,570.25 62 4.93%
3 Commerzbank Group 6,961.50 44 4.53%
4 BNP Paribas 6,833.59 30 4.45%
5 LBBW 6,799.87 38 4.43%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 87,751.12 359 7.39%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 77,372.46 295 6.51%
3 Goldman Sachs 74,944.59 398 6.31%
4 Citi 74,754.56 460 6.29%
5 JPMorgan 70,466.76 340 5.93%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 63,836.41 259 10.46%
2 Citi 63,521.73 352 10.41%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 63,391.02 250 10.39%
4 JPMorgan 58,458.79 260 9.58%
5 Goldman Sachs 54,650.14 327 8.96%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,349.05 21 7.30%
2 LBBW 5,191.72 18 7.08%
3 BNP Paribas 4,566.36 14 6.23%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,553.92 17 6.21%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,242.73 17 5.79%

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
  • Today
1 Barclays 8,682.34 22 13.73%
2 HSBC 8,067.77 29 12.75%
3 BNP Paribas 4,343.93 23 6.87%
4 Credit Suisse 4,219.22 21 6.67%
5 Citi 4,059.10 33 6.42%