The winners: GlobalCapital High Yield Bond Awards 2017

GlobalCapital is delighted to announce the winners of its High Yield Bond Awards for 2017. The results were revealed at a gala dinner at London's Globe Theatre on May 23. Thank you to everyone who supported the event by attending and voting in the polls that decided who were the best and brightest in bonds over the last 12 months.

  • By GlobalCapital
  • 24 May 2017
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High Yield Investment Banks


High Yield Bond House of the Year

1              Deutsche Bank

2              BNP Paribas

3              Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Most Impressive High Yield Syndicate Team

1              BNP Paribas

2              Deutsche Bank

                NatWest Markets

3              JP Morgan  


High Yield Issuers


Most Impressive High Yield Issuer

1              Schaeffler Group

2              Ardagh

3              Altice

Most Impressive Debut High Yield Issuer

1              DEA Deutsche Erdoel

2              Schoeller Allibert

                NewDay

                Spie

                Saipem

Most Impressive Funding Team at a High Yield Issuer

1              Liberty Global

2              Altice

3              Schaeffler

                Schmolz + Bickenbach

Most Impressive Private Equity Firm at Using the High Yield Bond Market

1              CVC

2              Cinven

3              Bain

                Clayton, Dubilier & Rice


High Yield Rating Agency


Best Rating Agency for High Yield Bonds       

1              Moody’s Investors Service

2              S&P Global

3              Fitch Ratings

  • By GlobalCapital
  • 24 May 2017

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 30,388.71 99 8.63%
2 BNP Paribas 22,463.54 135 6.38%
3 Deutsche Bank 17,970.47 100 5.10%
4 Goldman Sachs 17,954.81 74 5.10%
5 HSBC 16,143.35 101 4.58%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 472.73 3 8.70%
2 Goldman Sachs 460.40 3 8.48%
3 Credit Suisse 417.53 4 7.69%
4 Barclays 413.98 4 7.62%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 353.26 2 6.50%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 1,942.03 15 9.59%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,559.21 15 7.70%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 1,535.51 14 7.58%
4 JPMorgan 1,388.05 13 6.85%
5 Morgan Stanley 1,381.20 11 6.82%