Latest MTNs and CP news

  • Election risks threaten money markets

    Uncertainty over upcoming European elections could make short term debt investors “run to the sidelines”, said a commercial paper banker.

    • 20 Apr 2017
  • Rouble MTN demand 'to survive tensions'

    A surge in demand for Russian rouble paper could have been brought to a premature end by a US missile attack on Syria on April 7, but market participants are confident that issuance will continue.

    • 12 Apr 2017
  • MMFs fret over eurozone rate risks

    The direction of the European Central Bank’s monetary policy is still keeping investors awake at night, as an announcement on Thursday by the bank’s president did little to avert concerns about rate hikes at the short end.

    • 06 Apr 2017
  • Eurofima makes SRI debut, green bond could follow

    Eurofima sold its first socially responsible investment (SRI) note on March 30, raising $100m with a 10 year MTN. Michele Montefiori, head of capital markets at Eurofima, is keen to follow up with a green bond.

    • 03 Apr 2017
  • Prime MMFs lure cash from US govvies

    US money market fund investors are applying a more bullish approach, with $20bn of cash returning into prime and alternative money funds from government funds since November 2016, according to Fitch.

    • 30 Mar 2017
  • ADB to bring green bonds to Uridashi market

    Asian Development Bank will issue its first green bonds in the Uridashi market in May, with Daiwa Securities as dealer.

    • 28 Mar 2017
  • World Bank goes long on a 40 year MTN

    World Bank sold a €90m zero coupon 40 year bullet MTN towards the end of last week — its longest ever non-callable deal.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Dutch election relief clears path for euro borrowers

    The SSA market is “breathing a sigh of relief”, according to one SSA syndicate banker, as this week's hotly anticipated Netherlands election produced the result capital markets bankers were hoping for.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • Dollar floaters find favour in MTNs

    Short dated US dollar floating rate notes proved a popular product in the MTN market this week as some investors sought protection against a likely policy rate hike.

    • 09 Mar 2017
  • MuniFin goes long on 35 year MTN

    Municipality Finance this week enjoyed a boost to its plans to term out its funding, as an investor placed a reverse enquiry order for a record breaking long dated euro note.

    • 09 Mar 2017

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  • MTN Leak: Canadian barbeque

    We’re always on the lookout for new buzzwords and catchphrases here at Leak — and we’re happy to announce that our weekly news-hounding has brought a new one: Canadian barbeque.

    • 20 Apr 2017

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European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 Barclays 8,822.61 13
2 Citi 7,368.99 9
3 BNP Paribas 7,280.82 10
4 HSBC 6,965.75 11
5 JPMorgan 6,400.12 9

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 10 Apr 2017
1 JPMorgan 22,242.25 55 12.48%
2 Citi 19,481.25 49 10.93%
3 Deutsche Bank 14,012.00 31 7.86%
4 HSBC 13,736.18 31 7.71%
5 Barclays 12,029.58 28 6.75%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 Barclays 19,895.10 43 9.86%
2 JPMorgan 16,100.70 41 7.98%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,715.49 37 7.29%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 13,312.37 36 6.60%
5 HSBC 12,937.56 41 6.41%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 03 Apr 2017
1 JPMorgan 39,067.52 180 8.50%
2 Citi 32,458.25 115 7.06%
3 Barclays 30,658.65 76 6.67%
4 Deutsche Bank 29,302.58 107 6.38%
5 HSBC 28,071.48 101 6.11%