EMEA lenders see ray of light in second quarter

Investment grade loans bankers are pinning more hope on the coming quarter after the slowest start to the year in the last five years.

  • By Mike Turner
  • 27 Mar 2019

Several investment grade EMEA lenders said they had seen a noticeable pick-up in activity in the last month, after volumes in January and February fell by more than 75% year-on-year. 

“January was so dead,” said a loans banker. “But we’ve seen a bit of an uptick this month. ...

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 215,144.94 568 11.30%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 197,686.07 611 10.38%
3 Citi 118,653.22 358 6.23%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 103,610.68 384 5.44%
5 MUFG 101,116.94 577 5.31%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 3,299.26 7 9.41%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 3,013.82 10 8.60%
3 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,953.95 12 8.43%
4 BNP Paribas 2,737.23 6 7.81%
5 Citi 2,083.52 9 5.94%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,725.19 29 6.33%
2 JPMorgan 5,589.28 27 6.18%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 5,555.86 31 6.14%
4 Deutsche Bank 5,234.59 31 5.79%
5 BNP Paribas 4,989.41 40 5.52%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 28,016.33 112 7.96%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 25,940.57 107 7.37%
3 JPMorgan 21,834.93 53 6.20%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 21,382.31 54 6.07%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 16,903.46 80 4.80%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%