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  • Eurozone bond spreads recover from German election surprise

    Germany’s federal election on Sunday caused ripples in government bond spreads throughout the eurozone on Monday, but concerns are subsiding already, allowing one agency to announce its first euro green bond.

    • 03:45 PM
  • Why Mexico’s cat bond won’t pay out yet

    The devastating earthquake that hit Mexico this week could well mean a pay-out from a World Bank catastrophe bond issued in early August that provided the country with insurance protection against such a disaster. But Mexico’s chosen structure for the bond means that any cash payment is unlikely to be made for at least 30 days, while more data is collected.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Hawkish Fed moves 10 year dollars into SSAs’ sights

    A slightly more hawkish than expected US Federal Open Market Committee meeting mid-week has nudged up US Treasury yields — bringing 10 year dollar issuance nearly within SSAs’ reach, said bankers. But in the meantime, SSA bankers are looking at the dollar pipeline with dismay.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • OeKB enjoys strong comeback in otherwise quiet euro market

    Oesterreichische Kontrollbank found an almost empty market as it made a strong return to euro issuance after nearly a decade of absence. The lack of other benchmarks surprised some bankers — although opportunistic deals and SRI issuance now seems likely to make up the bulk of the remaining deals this year with most issuers very well funded.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • 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
  • Social bond growth potential ‘immense’

    The potential for social bond volume growth is “immense”, according to a leading figure from the SRI buy-side. The comments came as a pioneer of the social bond market brought the first ever Swedish krona trade in the format.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Hawkish Fed ‘brings 10 year dollar option nearer’

    A slightly more hawkish than expected US Federal Open Market Committee meeting mid-week has nudged up US Treasury yields — bringing 10 year dollar issuance nearly within SSAs’ reach, said bankers.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Kexim keeps Singapore investors engaged with bond

    Export-Import Bank of Korea decided to woo Singapore dollar bond investors with its latest debt deal, and not only expanded its relationships with local currency accounts but also offered them some welcome diversification.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • EIB tempts Aussies with green Kangaroo

    The European Investment Bank tapped its January 2028 Australian dollar Climate Awareness Bond on Wednesday. The bond’s green credentials attracted investors rarely seen that far along the credit curve, a promising sign of the market’s maturity.

    • 20 Sep 2017
  • L-Bank picks up $500m with cheeky pre-Fed floater

    L-Bank has snuck in at the last possible moment before the end of a crucial US Federal Reserve meeting to raise $500m with a comfortably oversubscribed floater.

    • 20 Sep 2017

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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%