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  • Green for '18: sovereign mart to ripen

    The sovereign green bond market looks set to come of age next year, with some issuers confirming that they will join the likes of France in printing deals and others mulling the possibility. But the model may not fit all government borrowers — for the moment, at least. Craig McGlashan reports.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Unibail $25bn Westfield deal fires up retail consolidation

    Europe's largest property company Unibail-Rodamco announced an agreed offer of $15.7bn for the equity of Westfield Corp, the Australian shopping centre operator, on Tuesday. The deal, which valued the enterprise at $24.7bn, was the second retail property consolidation in a week as the sector comes under the M&A spotlight, writes Nigel Owen.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Adnoc Distribution sets good start for MidEast privatisation

    Abu Dhabi National Oil Co’s $850m flotation of its petrol station chain Adnoc Distribution has been greeted warmly by the market, setting a good precedent for an expected wave of privatisations in the Middle East. Sam Kerr reports.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • ‘Vacuum cleaner’ CLOs blamed for deteriorating US loan conditions

    US leveraged finance sources have blamed a rampant CLO market for allowing borrowers to run riot in the leveraged loan market with loose covenants and declining underwriting standards, trends that look likely to escalate if leveraged lending guidelines are rolled back, writes David Bell.

    • 14 Dec 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 417,651.57 1605 9.04%
2 JPMorgan 380,255.75 1735 8.23%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 360,270.83 1308 7.80%
4 Goldman Sachs 268,034.61 924 5.80%
5 Barclays 267,242.43 1081 5.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 45,314.03 193 6.64%
2 Deutsche Bank 37,536.19 138 5.50%
3 BNP Paribas 36,532.54 211 5.36%
4 JPMorgan 34,490.59 115 5.06%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,700.87 110 4.94%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.66%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,092.40 102 7.38%
3 Citi 17,812.08 111 6.89%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.84%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,256.05 98 6.67%