Ireland and Société du Grand Paris ace green bond debuts

A pair of debut green bond borrowers made blistering entries to the market on Wednesday. Ireland added its name to the growing list of sovereign green issuers with what on-looking bankers said was a “blowout”, while Société du Grand Paris (SGP) printed at the very top of its size expectations on what was also its debut bond issue of any kind.

  • By Craig McGlashan
  • 10 Oct 2018

Ireland’s leads BarclaysBNP ParibasCiti, Danske Bank, HSBCand JP Morgan priced a €3bn March 2031 Reg S only green bond for the sovereign from a book of over €11.25bn (including €1.9bn from the leads).

Books were opened at 8.30am on Wednesday morning with guidance of 15bp area over ...

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European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 15,102.75 23 11.56%
2 Citi 11,763.38 18 9.01%
3 HSBC 11,564.92 14 8.86%
4 BNP Paribas 9,906.17 16 7.59%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 9,565.12 12 7.32%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 23,747.25 55 12.50%
2 JPMorgan 20,856.65 53 10.98%
3 HSBC 13,443.59 34 7.08%
4 Barclays 12,625.49 27 6.65%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,763.70 47 6.19%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 31,493.26 67 10.01%
2 BNP Paribas 22,553.50 49 7.17%
3 HSBC 22,009.71 65 6.99%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 21,755.21 48 6.91%
5 Goldman Sachs 19,477.87 37 6.19%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 57,975.69 258 8.07%
2 HSBC 46,439.92 167 6.47%
3 Citi 45,215.60 128 6.29%
4 Barclays 37,532.52 129 5.23%
5 BNP Paribas 31,595.03 111 4.40%