NWB in the news

  • NWB Bank USD500m 2.125% Nov 21 green bond

    • 09 Nov 2017
  • SRI binge still far from sating hungry investors’ appetites

    More socially responsible investment paper from public sector issuers keeps arriving on screens, but despite the deluge, borrowers are still managing super-tight spreads and selling healthily subscribed deals. And there’s still more to come.

    • 09 Nov 2017
  • NWB squeezes price as AFD hopes to follow suit

    Nederlandse Waterschapsbank (NWB) launched a four year green bond on Tuesday, pricing flat to its curve and clearing the way for Agence Française de Développement (AFD) to attempt to emulate the Dutch agency’s success.

    • 07 Nov 2017
  • Dutch agencies hit screens in green

    A pair of Dutch public sector borrowers are set to come to market with socially responsible investment bonds. The deals form the first wave of an approaching flood of SSA SRI borrowing.

    • 01 Nov 2017
  • CDC pays up for Swiss franc return

    Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (CDC) returned to the Swiss franc market after a four year absence on Monday, in order to refinance a Sfr250m ($250.2m) 10 year Swiss franc bond expiring in two weeks’ time — but the French agency had to pay over its euro curve for entry.

    • 30 Oct 2017
  • Four SSAs tap Kanga 10s

    Three European agencies and a Washington supranational tapped 10 year Australian dollar bonds this week, as the demand for long end Kangaroo paper remains healthy.

    • 26 Oct 2017
  • Big price moves in short end dollar flurry

    Three agencies launched short end dollar transactions on Tuesday, two of which managed to pull their spreads into impressively tight levels.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • SSAs line up for short dollars

    Agencies from the Netherlands, France and Germany are set to come to market on Tuesday for short dated dollar deals.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • SSAs sowing the seeds of green pricing performance

    The much sought after trend for green bonds to outperform conventional paper in secondary trading is now a reality, according to public sector borrowers — but perhaps only for those with enough dots on their green curves to provide a comparison.

    • 29 Sep 2017
  • OeKB back in euros — with a bang

    Oesterreichische Kontrollbank has made a triumphant return to euros on Tuesday as it printed in the currency following a more than eight year absence. Elsewhere, Nederlandse Waterschapsbank sold a small long dated euro tap — a tactic SSA bankers expect to see more of.

    • 19 Sep 2017
  • Funding scorecard: European supranationals and agencies

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the funding progress various European supranationals and agencies have made in their funding programmes as we head into the September rush.

    • 11 Sep 2017
  • GlobalCapital Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017: the Winners

    France, Tennet, NWB and Berlin Hyp are among the green and social bond issuers acclaimed in GlobalCapital's Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017, which were announced on Tuesday in Amsterdam.

    • 06 Sep 2017
  • KfW freshens Kangaroo long end

    KfW opened a new 10.5 year Australian dollar line on Wednesday, with the hope of drawing in the Kangaroo market's typical long end lender base.

    • 30 Aug 2017
  • NWB Bank EUR600m 1.625% Jan 48 affordable housing bond

    • 24 Aug 2017
  • Issuers and investors return early to derisk Draghi

    Outside observers may have been surprised to see European bond markets reopen after a short summer break this week. However, those involved in the market thought it a sensible move, write Nigel Owen, Craig McGlashan and Tyler Davies.

    • 24 Aug 2017
  • NWB and Renten set markers in euros

    Nederlandse Waterschapsbank brought some supply to the sparse long end of the SRI market on Tuesday, printing a trade that alongside Rentenbank was part of a strong re-emergence of euro supply after the summer.

    • 22 Aug 2017
  • Renten and NWB spark euro reopening

    The euro market for public sector borrowers appears to be fully reopening after the summer break, with a pair of issuers bringing mandates in very different tenors. Both trades are likely to benefit from the lack of supply over the last few weeks, said bankers.

    • 21 Aug 2017
  • NWB tap happy in dollars

    Nederlandse Waterschapsbank on Thursday became the latest issuer to tap into a hot summer market for dollars, increasing a tap from its initial size while printing flat to its curve.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Summer funding set to last in hot SSA dollar market

    Public sector issuers are taking advantage of strong summer conditions in the dollar market to bring green and arbitrage-style deals, with more issuance expected next week.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • KfW and NWB pick banks for dollar trades

    Two European agencies are set to launch dollar transactions on Tuesday, defying any talk of a summer slowdown to take advantage of supportive conditions.

    • 31 Jul 2017

Dealer League Table NWB

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BMO Capital Markets 1,163.51 3 9.35%
2 HSBC 1,028.28 5 8.26%
3 TD Securities Inc 1,002.79 8 8.05%
4 SEB 963.11 3 7.74%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 950.62 7 7.64%

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Citi 18,481.15 26 8.95%
2 HSBC 16,094.53 24 7.80%
3 BNP Paribas 15,919.65 22 7.71%
4 Barclays 15,034.43 23 7.28%
5 Goldman Sachs 14,733.99 25 7.14%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 53,381.13 125 12.09%
2 Citi 49,764.15 128 11.27%
3 HSBC 34,695.08 84 7.86%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,616.38 101 7.61%
5 Deutsche Bank 29,250.35 70 6.62%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 HSBC 33,639.57 107 7.23%
2 UniCredit 32,850.81 112 7.06%
3 Barclays 31,876.57 76 6.85%
4 Goldman Sachs 31,731.55 86 6.82%
5 BNP Paribas 31,052.89 65 6.68%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 93,202.80 530 7.40%
2 Citi 91,849.49 314 7.29%
3 HSBC 79,596.61 281 6.32%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 65,275.79 207 5.18%
5 Barclays 65,250.47 203 5.18%