ADB in the news

  • Italy prints bumper private floater

    Italy returned to the private placement market to print one of the year’s largest MTNs on Thursday. The deal stood out this week, since issuance in the market has started to wind down ahead of Christmas.

    • 27 Nov 2020
  • MTNs join bank sub-benchmark flurry

    Banks were busy issuing sub-benchmark sized deals in the euro public market last week, prompting several issuers to follow suit in the MTN market.

    • 23 Nov 2020
  • ADB makes Pakistani rupee debut

    The Asian Development Bank made its first foray into the Pakistani rupee market this week, tapping a growing appetite for frontier currency-linked paper.

    • 19 Nov 2020
  • SSAs look to finish 2020 in MTNs

    Issuers are winding down their funding programmes before the end of the year and several smaller SSAs have turned to MTNs to complete the little they have left to do. The big deals of the week, however, came from corporates, with Volkswagen and Eurogrid coming in at opposite ends of the curve.

    • 12 Nov 2020
  • ADB trades on looming Aussie QE

    Asian Development Bank printed the largest SSA kangaroo benchmark of the year on Tuesday, taking advantage of a brief issuance window and capitalising on expectations of the start of quantitative easing in Australia.

    • 28 Oct 2020
  • Supras plug away in quiet week

    Focus was on the public market this week, with supranationals making up the majority of MTN supply.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • SSA secondary pricing update: Land NRW and EFSF trade tighter

    Trading levels given are bid-side spreads versus mid-swaps and/or an underlying benchmark and bid-yields from the close of business on Monday, October 12. The source for secondary trading levels is ICE Data Services

    • 13 Oct 2020
  • ADB and Ontario take dollars ahead of Asian hols

    Asian Development Bank and the Province of Ontario hit the dollar market on Tuesday, with both issuers tapping the tricky 10 year part of the curve ahead of the start of public holidays in Asia this week which will put a pause on issuance in the currency.

    • 29 Sep 2020
  • ADB and Ontario to share 10 year dollar mart

    Two SSA issuers are set to come to market on Tuesday for dollar benchmarks in the 10 year maturity bucket.

    • 28 Sep 2020
  • ADB ready to launch Panda bond after decade-long absence

    The Asian Development Bank has received a Rmb10bn ($1.48bn) Panda bond quota from the Chinese interbank regulator. The multilateral development bank, which sold the world's second ever Panda about 15 years ago, is waiting for the right window to push out its offering, GlobalCapital China understands.

    • 16 Sep 2020
  • Funding scorecard: supranationals

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the progress supranationals have made in their funding programmes at the beginning of September.

    • 04 Sep 2020
  • AIIB doubles up for Hong Kong dollar return

    The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) returned to the market this week to place two more deals, as it ramps up its MTN issuance following a debut in Hong Kong dollars last Friday.

    • 03 Sep 2020
  • ADB USD3bn 0.375% Sep 25

    • 27 Aug 2020
  • EIB to reboot euro SSA market as dollar deals keep flowing

    The European Investment Bank will re-open the euro public sector bond new issue market for the last funding period of the year. Further issuers are expected to appear this week, trying to get in before the European Union’s giant borrowing programme begins.

    • 24 Aug 2020
  • EU recovery fund to revitalise green CEEMEA market as Georgian debut highlights deal drought

    CEEMEA bond bankers are pinning their hopes on the EU's €750bn recovery fund to spark green issuance once again. The market has been moribund since Covid-19 drew issuers' attentions elsewhere, with a debut deal from Georgia Global Utilities (GGU) — a portfolio company of London-listed Georgia Capital — one of very few recent highlights.

    • 03 Aug 2020
  • Funding scorecard: supranationals

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the progress supranationals have made in their funding programmes at the start of July.

    • 08 Jul 2020
  • KfW smashes dollar return with over $15bn of demand

    Investors piled into KfW’s first dollar benchmark in six months on Tuesday, allowing the issuer to break the order book record for SSA dollar benchmarks.

    • 07 Jul 2020
  • KfW set to make long-awaited return to dollars

    KfW mandated banks on Monday for a highly anticipated return to the dollar market following its previous benchmark in the currency back in January. The German agency will be joined in dollars by the Asian Development Bank, which is preparing a three year trade.

    • 06 Jul 2020
  • ADB debuts Mongolian togrog bond

    The Asian Development Bank sold the first ever Mongolian togrog denominated bond this week, funding a local dairy farm project in the country.

    • 04 Jun 2020
  • Funding scorecard: supranationals

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the progress supranationals have made in their funding programmes as we reach the end of May and enter June.

    • 01 Jun 2020

Dealer League Table ADB

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 1.06 6 21.55%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 0.61 7 12.31%
3 TD Securities Inc 0.60 1 12.13%
3 Goldman Sachs 0.60 1 12.13%
3 Citi 0.60 1 12.13%

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 42.49 60 10.43%
2 BNP Paribas 35.95 41 8.82%
3 Citi 29.08 41 7.14%
4 BofA Securities 25.35 63 6.22%
5 Barclays 23.24 40 5.70%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Citi 57.16 137 11.24%
2 JPMorgan 45.74 102 9.00%
3 Goldman Sachs 36.90 61 7.26%
4 HSBC 35.20 100 6.92%
5 BofA Securities 33.73 82 6.63%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 75.70 168 8.86%
2 BNP Paribas 70.62 127 8.27%
3 UniCredit 59.43 140 6.96%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 53.73 121 6.29%
5 HSBC 52.45 165 6.14%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 144.37 404 7.53%
2 Citi 121.90 277 6.35%
3 HSBC 106.48 347 5.55%
4 BofA Securities 94.90 253 4.95%
5 BNP Paribas 92.17 201 4.81%