UnitedHealth shines with $4bn five tranche deal

UnitedHealth Group rescued an otherwise lacklustre week for high grade dollar bond issuance with a $4bn deal as earnings blackouts kept a lid on supply.

  • By David Rothnie
  • 19 Oct 2017
The dearth of supply meant spreads ground ever tighter as cash continued to pour into high grade credit from international investors. US high grade bond funds and ETFs reported $5.41bn of inflows for the week ending October 4, the second highest weekly inflow year to date, according to ...

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All Corporate Bonds

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4 Goldman Sachs 42,227.11 161 4.79%
5 Barclays 40,835.35 163 4.63%

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5 HSBC 8,701.89 49 5.86%

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5 Deutsche Bank 1,993.88 21 5.60%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

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5 Goldman Sachs 7,339.26 62 6.32%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

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1 BNP Paribas 12,363.49 54 6.16%
2 Citi 11,913.13 50 5.93%
3 JPMorgan 11,611.56 43 5.78%
4 Goldman Sachs 11,250.97 27 5.60%
5 Deutsche Bank 11,180.50 48 5.57%