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  • Bonds braced for Italy referendum fallout

    As if Trump and Brexit were not enough for one year, the latest bout of volatility originating from the political sphere could be triggered this Sunday as Italy heads to the polls to vote on proposed constitutional changes and Austria selects a new president — for which Norbert Hofer, a member of the far-right Freedom party, is in the running.

    • 01 Dec 2016

  • Renzi’s tantrum is a made-up crisis — fear Austria

    Markets are obsessing about the Italian referendum on Sunday. Commentators are cramming everyone’s inboxes with warnings about how a 'no' vote on premier Matteo Renzi’s attempt to streamline Italy’s Senate could precipitate a fresh eurozone crisis and imperil Italy’s creaking banks.

    • 01 Dec 2016
  • Opec fuels further rampant linker bid in SSAs

    Rising inflation expectations, as governments switch their focus to fiscal stimulus and central banks move away from extremely loose monetary policy, are boosting demand for inflation linked bonds. Opec’s agreement this week to cut oil production pushed demand even higher. But there are question marks over whether issuers will adapt their funding menus to satisfy the new appetite, writes Craig McGlashan.

    • 01 Dec 2016
  • Alberta, Rentenbank drive 2016's last hurrah in dollars

    A pair of public sector borrowers hit screens this week for dollar syndications, providing an unexpectedly strong climax to 2016.

    • 01 Dec 2016
  • KBN raises A$40m after finding additional Kanga demand

    Kommunalbanken raised A$40m ($29.7m) from an Australian dollar tap on Tuesday after sole-arranger Daiwa found two more Japanese life insurers to take an earlier reverse enquiry above the Norwegian agency's minimum size of A$30m.

    • 01 Dec 2016
  • SSAs look to MTNs to wind up 2016

    SSAs are turning to the MTN market to meet investor requests and to pick up some pre-funding in December, with the bulk of their funding needs for the year completed.

    • 01 Dec 2016
  • Margerin leaves Nomura’s MTN desk

    Jérôme Margerin has left the MTN desk at Nomura, where he has worked for more than two years.

    • 01 Dec 2016

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  • Renzi’s tantrum is a made-up crisis — fear Austria

    Markets are obsessing about the Italian referendum on Sunday. Commentators are cramming everyone’s inboxes with warnings about how a 'no' vote on premier Matteo Renzi’s attempt to streamline Italy’s Senate could precipitate a fresh eurozone crisis and imperil Italy’s creaking banks.

    • 01 Dec 2016

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SSA Priced Deals Database

Issuer Trade Date Currency Size (m)
State of North Rhine-Westphalia (Land NRW) 22-Nov-16 EUR 1,000
Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) 22-Nov-16 USD 1,500
Agence Française de Développement (AFD) 22-Nov-16 EUR 850
Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten (BNG) 16-Nov-16 USD 600


European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 29 Nov 2016
1 Barclays 20,475.35 32 11.09%
2 HSBC 16,236.35 23 8.79%
3 Citi 14,240.06 25 7.71%
4 JPMorgan 14,112.19 26 7.64%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,855.60 23 7.50%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 87,294.32 345 7.20%
2 JPMorgan 87,166.16 575 7.19%
3 Citi 78,596.39 270 6.49%
4 Barclays 78,038.93 251 6.44%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 62,913.39 209 5.19%

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 29 Nov 2016
1 Barclays 20,475.35 32 11.09%
2 HSBC 16,236.35 23 8.79%
3 Citi 14,240.06 25 7.71%
4 JPMorgan 14,112.19 26 7.64%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,855.60 23 7.50%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 29 Nov 2016
1 JPMorgan 49,716.29 169 11.13%
2 Citi 45,447.26 134 10.17%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 42,260.03 122 9.46%
4 HSBC 37,479.99 100 8.39%
5 Goldman Sachs 31,338.33 72 7.02%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 29 Nov 2016
1 Barclays 36,926.88 95 8.61%
2 HSBC 32,906.67 121 7.67%
3 UniCredit 31,974.40 113 7.46%
4 JPMorgan 28,229.67 93 6.58%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 27,930.08 82 6.51%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 87,294.32 345 7.20%
2 JPMorgan 87,166.16 575 7.19%
3 Citi 78,596.39 270 6.49%
4 Barclays 78,038.93 251 6.44%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 62,913.39 209 5.19%