• Price tightening in focus after heavy Schuldschein oversubscription

    Schuldschein bankers and buyers feel a further round of price tightening is nearing, as Continental and Lufthansa both closed transactions that were three or four times oversubscribed. As investor orders were substantially scaled back in both instances, some are considering inflating their bids to guarantee their desired amount.

    23 Apr 2019
  • Ukraine sovereign bond in euros expected soon

    DCM bankers are expecting a sovereign bond from Ukraine imminently, after Vladimir Zelensky, a 41 year old Russian-speaking comedian, won the country's presidential election on Sunday.

    23 Apr 2019
  • Cyprus set to issue longest ever bond

    The Republic of Cyprus mandated banks on Tuesday for a dual tranche comprising new five and 30 year bonds, with the latter the longest ever bond sold by the sovereign.

    23 Apr 2019
  • Cœuré: ECB wants to ‘protect’ achievements of TLTRO II

    A prominent member of the European Central Bank’s executive board has said that the institution will be keen on protecting ‘remarkable progress in lending to the real economy’ when it announces the terms of a new funding scheme for banks later this year.

    • 23 Apr 2019
  • Japanese CLO holdings back in focus as bank earnings loom

    While Japanese regulators opted for “reg-lite” when determining that CLO holdings did not pose a substantial systemic risk to its domestic banking sector, an opposition to risky overseas investment among Japanese politicians is growing as more cracks begin to show in the nation’s 'zombified' banking sector.

    • 22 Apr 2019







  • Hand-wringing capitalists aren’t putting their money where their mouth is

    Ray Dalio’s missive on reforming capitalism proposes making the US more egalitarian: this might be needed to avoid slowing the economy and even to avert a collapse in the economic system itself. But investors like Dalio are not so keen on putting capital into the one region in the world where capitalism and equality have found an easier marriage.

    • 23 Apr 2019
  • Labels matter more than details in bank capital

    If the architects behind the complicated world of bank resolution and prudential capital regulation have proven one thing, it is that the devil is not always in the detail: sometimes labels matter more.

    • 23 Apr 2019

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 133,055.39 550 8.27%
2 Citi 126,084.22 495 7.84%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 105,557.29 418 6.56%
4 Barclays 100,688.34 389 6.26%
5 HSBC 81,359.70 426 5.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,525.35 30 7.19%
2 BNP Paribas 8,639.54 48 5.39%
3 UniCredit 8,606.13 45 5.37%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,298.69 30 5.18%
5 Commerzbank Group 7,837.68 40 4.89%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Morgan Stanley 4,430.39 19 11.21%
2 Goldman Sachs 4,006.06 15 10.14%
3 Citi 3,532.95 22 8.94%
4 JPMorgan 2,809.08 19 7.11%
5 UBS 2,241.39 12 5.67%