Latest MTNs and CP news

  • 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
  • CDP ends February on a high note despite overall lull

    Cassa Depositi e Prestiti has sold €300m and €150m notes late in February, despite dealers reporting an overall lack of MTNs in the market.

    • 02 Mar 2017
  • Flight to safe MMFs expected in risky 2017

    With hotly contested elections approaching in France, the Netherlands and Germany, 2017 is expected to be rife with political risk. So skittish investors, wary of committing funds for long periods, will pump cash into money market funds, says a Moody’s report.

    • 02 Feb 2017
  • Emerging market currency plays bring MTN world to life

    The MTN market is rapidly making up for a sedate start to the year with a flurry of niche currency trades, including the world’s first bond in Myanmar kyats.

    • 19 Jan 2017
  • Madrid grabs long euros with private placement

    The Autonomous Community of Madrid has hit the long end of the curve with a 20 year private placement for its first deal of 2017.

    • 16 Jan 2017
  • MTN dealers sceptical of costly Origin, but MAR could add value

    Origin, an electronic platform for private placement issuance, went live on Monday. While some dealers believe the system may be too costly for the service it provides, the market abuse regulation (MAR) could make the system more valuable.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • MTNs poised for action when public market slows

    The market for medium term notes is expected to come to life over the next few weeks after a subdued start to 2017, with some bankers and issuers touting floating rate notes as the next big thing.

    • 12 Jan 2017

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  • MTN Leak: the art of Morgan Stanley

    We’re not sure whether things are too quiet in the market at the moment, but Morgan Stanley bankers are dabbling in a spot of moonlighting — as art experts, no less.

    • 23 Mar 2017

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Capital markets data from GlobalCapital

Go to GlobalCapital's SSA data pages for the latest information on priced deals, borrower funding progress, league tables and upcoming deals. 

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
  • 07 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 13,983.25 38 11.62%
2 Citi 12,835.76 34 10.66%
3 TD Securities Inc 9,199.65 20 7.64%
4 HSBC 8,885.36 22 7.38%
5 Deutsche Bank 7,825.80 21 6.50%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Mar 2017
1 Barclays 16,566.61 33 9.78%
2 JPMorgan 14,128.94 27 8.34%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,288.23 26 7.26%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 11,879.83 26 7.02%
5 HSBC 11,124.72 31 6.57%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 33,561.40 143 8.59%
2 Citi 28,071.02 97 7.18%
3 Barclays 27,149.68 62 6.95%
4 HSBC 24,052.21 82 6.16%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 21,972.67 68 5.62%