Green bonds gather momentum in Swissies

Zuercher Kantonalbank added momentum in the Swiss franc market for sustainable bond issuance at the end of last week, when it launched its second green bond. The proceeds of this Sfr200m ($198m) trade are for refinancing existing and future facilities under its Umweltdarlehen (environmental loans) programme, which dates back to 1992.

  • By GlobalCapital
  • 16 May 2019

Like an April 2018 outing, last week’s transaction was supported by a second-party opinion from ISS-Oekom, and by a green bond assessment from Moody’s of GB1 (excellent).

ZKB started soft-sounding investors on its new 10 year transaction with a minimum size of Sfr150m last Wednesday afternoon at a ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 9,899.53 85 5.95%
2 HSBC 9,526.96 48 5.72%
3 LBBW 8,393.04 48 5.04%
4 UBS 7,025.55 38 4.22%
5 Natixis 6,983.61 35 4.20%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 51,652.37 236 5.89%
2 Citi 51,283.99 275 5.85%
3 JPMorgan 50,163.35 257 5.72%
4 Morgan Stanley 37,332.94 210 4.26%
5 Goldman Sachs 34,865.62 304 3.98%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 42,087.70 194 11.18%
2 Citi 40,084.31 210 10.64%
3 JPMorgan 39,845.01 195 10.58%
4 Morgan Stanley 27,178.48 143 7.22%
5 Goldman Sachs 26,667.41 254 7.08%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 5,705.57 22 6.61%
2 LBBW 5,403.66 21 6.26%
3 HSBC 5,076.13 19 5.88%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,965.07 22 5.75%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,872.38 17 5.64%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 6,110.54 14 14.47%
2 UBS 4,173.38 19 9.88%
3 BNP Paribas 3,846.71 16 9.11%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 8.41%
5 HSBC 2,155.16 15 5.10%