BNG in the news

  • BNG EUR650m 1.5% Mar 38

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Inflation knocks shine off sterling SSA market

    A higher than expected UK inflation rate led to a sell-off in Gilts this week, a move that may put an end to what has been a remarkable run of traffic in sterling SSA bond issuance.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Asian interest sparks Kangaroo activity

    Japanese investors on the hunt for European SSA credit drove a flurry of long dated Australian dollar deals on Wednesday.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Asian interest sparks Kangaroo activity

    Japanese investors on the hunt for European SSA credit drove a flurry of long dated Australian dollar deals on Wednesday.

    • 22 Mar 2017
  • BNG gets longest ever euros as Unédic lines up

    Buoyed by relief following a Dutch election in which Eurosceptic Geert Wilders’ hopes of forming a government were dashed, public sector borrowers are flocking back to capital markets.

    • 20 Mar 2017
  • Le Pen threat rattles French FIG and SSAs with OAT shock

    The prospect of a far-right leader becoming president of France rocked government bond markets this week. It led to a rare pulled French agency deal and will cause the country’s banks problems with their own huge funding needs. But as other issuers in eurozone countries facing elections showed, the picture of the risks ahead is complicated. Craig McGlashan reports.

    • 09 Feb 2017
  • BNG breezes through election jitters as ADB prepares dollar fives

    Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten showed that investors in its dollar bonds are not overly concerned about an upcoming Dutch general election, as it priced a bond on Wednesday that was just $250m short of its record size in the currency. More public sector dollar supply is set for Thursday, after Asian Development Bank hired banks for a five year global benchmark.

    • 08 Feb 2017
  • Election worries hit AFD, as BNG lines up and EIB powers through

    Two public sector borrowers had very contrasting fortunes with no-grow three year dollar bond issues on a volatile Tuesday.

    • 07 Feb 2017
  • Never had it so good: SSAs enjoy ‘perfect January’ in dollars

    The dollar bond market for public sector borrowers this week rounded off a spectacular January, with many bankers describing it as “perfect” and the best in five years.

    • 26 Jan 2017
  • Dollar benchmark triple rounds off ‘perfect’ January

    A trio of issuers brought deals across the short end of the dollar curve on Wednesday, adding to what one SSA syndicate head described as the “ideal January”. Supply looks to have dimmed for now, with no deals on screen for Thursday and Chinese New Year holidays next week likely to halt benchmark issuance, but bankers believe conditions are so hot that arbitrage deals or floating rate notes could still break through.

    • 25 Jan 2017
  • Euro pipeline swells

    While many of the main euro issuers have already scored their big January benchmarks, the pipeline of euro issuance is growing increasingly congested, although the range of maturities on offer should allow borrowers to avoid treading on each other's toes.

    • 24 Jan 2017
  • Funding scorecard: European supranationals and agencies

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the progress European supranationals and agencies have made during the first three weeks of the year.

    • 20 Jan 2017
  • UK DMO picks tenor as sterling supply falls just shy of record

    The UK Debt Management Office has picked the maturity and timing for a scheduled bond sale later this month. Elsewhere in sterling, a pair of issuers added deals to a bumper opening week that fell just short of a record.

    • 06 Jan 2017
  • Generous concessions bring rewards in euros as curve shortens

    Four sovereign, supranational and agency borrowers came to market for euros in the opening week of 2017, showcasing the market’s depth and flexibility. But the torrent of supply has meant that issuers haven’t had it all their own way.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • Super hot SSA sterling close to record opener

    Searing conditions in the sterling market could lead to a record opening week of SSA issuance in the currency as a pair of issuers lined up deals for Friday — despite this only being a four day week.

    • 05 Jan 2017

Dealer League Table BNG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Mar 2017
1 Barclays 1,050.74 4 13.80%
2 Nomura 832.06 3 10.93%
3 JPMorgan 699.41 2 9.19%
4 RBC Capital Markets 691.31 6 9.08%
5 TD Securities Inc 600.63 3 7.89%

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 Barclays 7,850.85 11 9.64%
2 BNP Paribas 7,280.82 10 8.94%
3 JPMorgan 6,400.12 9 7.86%
4 Citi 6,397.23 7 7.85%
5 HSBC 5,782.53 9 7.10%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 70,638.94 233 5.64%
2 Citi 64,455.74 181 5.14%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,697.88 159 4.20%
4 HSBC 50,839.31 131 4.06%
5 Goldman Sachs 40,980.07 92 3.27%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 16,973.44 36 9.52%
2 JPMorgan 15,109.82 32 8.47%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,986.53 29 7.28%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 12,729.79 30 7.14%
5 BNP Paribas 11,479.52 24 6.44%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 27 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 38,272.69 159
2 Citi 31,489.91 112
3 Barclays 29,902.18 73
4 HSBC 27,124.22 95
5 Deutsche Bank 26,280.34 101