ADB in the news

  • Supras bank dollars with flurry of MTNs

    The MTN market has produced a slew of dollar trades while the syndicated market was subdued by the midweek Federal Reserve meeting. Supranationals in particular have been able to pick up some sizeable dollar funding.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • BondMarker results: the September rush

    Last week brought a slew of high quality deals, despite the ECB meeting on September 7 causing some issuers to hold off. Those that went ahead have been scored by the BondMarker voters. Read on to see how they did.

    • 14 Sep 2017
  • Supras enjoy super dollar fives, but window may be shut

    A lack of five year dollar supply and an acceptance that since the summer issuers need to offer a bit more juice helped a pair of supranationals launch strong trades this week. Other supras are rumoured to be considering follow-on deals next week, although some bankers warn that investor appetite may be sated for the moment, and everything could hinge on how a sharp US Treasury move late on Thursday plays out.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • ADB USD4bn 1.75% Sep 22

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • IADB dives into fives after ADB stormer, as AFD returns after pulled deal

    Inter-American Development Bank will on Thursday attempt a five year dollar benchmark, copying a Wednesday deal from Asian Development Bank that bankers on the trade said was the best dollar deal since the summer. Agence Française de Développement is also out with a dollar benchmark — its first since a pulled trade in February.

    • 06 Sep 2017
  • ADB aims for dollar benchmark in hotly demanded five year tenor

    The Asian Development Bank hit screens on Tuesday announcing a dollar benchmark in a maturity that investors have been crying out for.

    • 05 Sep 2017
  • ADB puts spotlight on green financing action

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has proposed the creation of national green financing vehicles to give a boost to environmentally friendly and financially sustainable infrastructure investments.

    • 30 Aug 2017
  • SSAs broaden horizons with niche MTNs

    Public sector borrowers are adding new flavours to the flurry of emerging market paper that has dominated flows in the medium-term note market throughout the summer, printing trades in currencies they only rarely access.

    • 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
  • ADB double dips for green funds

    The Asian Development Bank has picked up $1.25bn of green funding across two tranches, including its first 10 year dollar paper since January.

    • 01 Aug 2017
  • ADB hits screens for green dual tranche

    Asian Development Bank has picked banks for a dual tranche green bond, revisiting an area of the dollar curve for the first time since January.

    • 31 Jul 2017
  • ADB taps ultra-long end of Kanga curve

    Asian Development Bank added a A$60m ($47.7m) clip to its 15 year Australian dollar bond on Wednesday, as demand grows for Kangaroo paper beyond 10 years.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • GC BondMarker dollar focus: Contrasting fortunes at the short end

    A pair of three year prints in dollars provoked very different reactions from GC BondMarker voters in the second quarter. Read on to find out more in this week’s BondMarker round-up, which looks at the most notable dollar deals of the last quarter.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • ADB brings two taps to Kangaroo market

    Asian Development Bank opened proceedings on two Kangaroo taps on Monday.

    • 10 Jul 2017
  • ADB adds spice to Masala bonds with Rp14bn deal

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has given yet another boost to the Masala bond market, raising Rp14bn ($217m) from its third offshore-rupee linked note of the year.

    • 29 Jun 2017
  • GC BondMarker: featuring deals from ADB, CDC and KommuneKredit

    The scores have been counted and the results for the benchmarks sold in the week commencing May 29 are in. The week produced only a smattering of public sector trades trades, and not all were warmly received.

    • 08 Jun 2017
  • Contrasting dollar fortunes for SSAs

    There was just a smattering of public sector dollar deals this week — but a wide difference in how they fared.

    • 01 Jun 2017
  • SSAs go short in dollars amid reset swap spreads

    Public sector borrowers are aiming for the short end of the dollar curve, as swap spreads in the area hover around the spot in which they started 2017, having dropped sharply from the year’s highs hit in March.

    • 31 May 2017
  • Focus turns to SRI as SSA issuance pace slackens

    With many borrowers far ahead of schedule in their funding programmes and ebullient mood of the past month receding, attention is turning to more strategic trades as well as socially responsible issuance.

    • 31 May 2017
  • ADB offers 3bp premium with rare four year dollar trade

    Asian Development Bank will visit the rare four year part of the dollar curve on Wednesday, after picking banks for a minimum $1bn June 2021 global.

    • 30 May 2017

Dealer League Table ADB

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 877.14 15 16.76%
2 Daiwa Securities 671.81 8 12.84%
3 TD Securities Inc 669.82 5 12.80%
4 Goldman Sachs 499.26 1 9.54%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 499.26 1 9.54%

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 16,088.76 20 8.73%
2 HSBC 15,210.51 21 8.26%
3 BNP Paribas 13,600.58 19 7.38%
4 Barclays 13,491.76 19 7.32%
5 Goldman Sachs 12,661.40 23 6.87%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 40,395.00 104 11.69%
2 JPMorgan 39,421.51 106 11.41%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,165.08 86 8.15%
4 HSBC 26,016.15 67 7.53%
5 Deutsche Bank 23,091.31 54 6.68%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 31,938.44 91 7.68%
2 UniCredit 30,615.95 95 7.36%
3 Goldman Sachs 28,739.59 76 6.91%
4 BNP Paribas 28,348.17 57 6.82%
5 Barclays 26,617.69 64 6.40%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 76,927.45 261 7.33%
2 JPMorgan 75,508.10 437 7.19%
3 HSBC 68,678.90 244 6.54%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 58,336.30 179 5.56%
5 Barclays 53,257.86 172 5.07%