Latest emerging markets loans news

  • EBRD and IFC fund Serbia’s biggest wind farm

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and International Finance Corp have lent €215m to Vetroelektrane Balkana (WEBG) to develop Čibuk 1, the largest wind farm in Serbia and the western Balkans.

    • 12:00 PM
  • Banco General sniffs out 2nd Asian syndication

    Panamanian commercial lender Banco General is distributing a $500m loan into the Asian market, the second time it is tapping bank liquidity in the region.

    • 06:15 AM
  • Lenders on Yapi Kredi’s $1.35bn refi loan revealed

    Turkey’s fourth largest private bank Yapi Kredi signed a $1.36bn syndicated loan with 37 banks on Monday.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Citi and ING launch €200m loan for Digi Communications

    Digi Communications’ Hungarian subsidiary signed a €200m bridge loan on Friday to finance its acquisition of compatriot communications company Invitel Tavkozlesi, a subsidiary of Invitel group. The lead banks have launched the syndication and a bank meeting is due tomorrow.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Olam International seals $1.75bn RCF

    Singapore–based agriculture company Olam International has secured a $1.75bn revolving credit facility with 21 banks.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Four takers for HDFC Bank’s $500m loan

    A $500m borrowing by Indian lender HDFC Bank has attracted four participants during general syndication. Allocations have emerged for the deal, which was signed in September.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • African countries hope growth will prevent China repayment problems down the track

    African countries are moving full steam ahead to develop their economies through Chinese-funded railway infrastructure, hoping faster growth will forestall concerns about the costs and their ability to pay it back.

    • 15 Oct 2017
  • Frustrated Russia blasts EBRD for funding ban

    In an exclusive interview with GlobalMarkets, Russia’s executive director on the EBRD has hit out at the bank’s decision to shut five offices, saying it went against shareholders’ desire to see more private sector development

    • 15 Oct 2017
  • Reliance $2.5bn refi heads to general

    The mandate for Reliance Industries’ $2.5bn refinancing has been revealed. The deal will consist of three portions, the bulk of which will replace a $1.5bn loan taken by one of its subsidiaries in late 2014.

    • 15 Oct 2017
  • All aboard for the Europe special Belt route crucial to China’s global ambitions

    This article is the fourth and final part of a series on China’s Belt and Road Initiative that we are publishing during the 2017 IMF-World Bank annual meetings in Washington DC. We have devoted two articles to the Road element, and two to the Belt element, of which this piece is the second and focuses on the western part of the overland route

    • 14 Oct 2017

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  • Qatari fears should not become paranoia

    Emerging market loan bankers are used to a little political drama but the recent spat between the Saudi-led group of six Arab states and Qatar has caused doubts about whether to engage in deals with Qatari exposure. This stance is understandable for pure Qatari credits but the penumbra of uncertainty has now spread to entities at one remove from Qatar. Banks should not be put off lending.

    • 10 Oct 2017

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 310,220.57 1073 10.72%
2 JPMorgan 278,469.02 988 9.62%
3 Citi 193,818.19 606 6.70%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 158,232.94 729 5.47%
5 Barclays 113,761.01 485 3.93%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 3,666.99 10 13.68%
2 Citi 3,086.50 9 11.52%
3 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,644.31 11 9.87%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,875.20 6 7.00%
5 JPMorgan 1,496.41 4 5.58%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 17,273.45 69 7.09%
2 BNP Paribas 15,649.19 99 6.42%
3 Goldman Sachs 13,736.97 57 5.64%
4 HSBC 12,718.21 83 5.22%
5 Deutsche Bank 12,330.52 72 5.06%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 34,312.86 161 6.59%
2 Deutsche Bank 34,194.98 116 6.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 31,113.25 94 5.98%
4 BNP Paribas 27,479.75 167 5.28%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 23,982.83 136 4.61%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%