Investors shrug off Colombia downgrade

Colombian asset prices hardly budged this week after Standard & Poor’s brought the South American sovereign — once an EM darling — within one notch of junk status.

  • By Oliver West
  • 14 Dec 2017

S&P downgraded Colombia’s foreign currency credit rating from BBB to BBB- after markets closed on Monday, saying weaker than expected growth had taken its toll on government finances. 

Though one Lat Am DCM head claimed there was genuine worry about Colombia’s investment-grade status among market participants, investors who spoke ...

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 3,705.23 12 10.65%
2 Citi 3,698.70 16 10.63%
3 HSBC 3,448.17 16 9.91%
4 BNP Paribas 2,961.10 5 8.51%
5 Barclays 2,042.22 4 5.87%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 662.55 1 20.53%
1 Barclays 662.55 1 20.53%
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 662.55 1 20.53%
4 Scotiabank 413.44 1 12.81%
4 JPMorgan 413.44 1 12.81%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 2,712.17 3 16.56%
2 JPMorgan 2,290.37 4 13.99%
3 Citi 2,279.79 4 13.92%
4 HSBC 1,890.25 4 11.54%
5 Saudi National Commercial Bank 1,604.15 2 9.80%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 UniCredit 5,496.41 35 13.64%
2 ING 3,270.62 26 8.11%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 2,586.69 11 6.42%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,315.39 17 5.74%
5 MUFG 2,167.80 12 5.38%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 State Bank of India 413.47 3 15.63%
1 Standard Chartered Bank 413.47 3 15.63%
1 Citi 413.47 3 15.63%
4 DBS 263.05 2 9.94%
5 Barclays 233.66 2 8.83%