GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2019 : the winners

GlobalCapital revealed the winners of its 2019 Bond Awards at its annual Bond Awards Dinner at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London on May 22. The complete results are below. GlobalCapital congratulates all the winners and nominees.

  • By Burhan Khadbai, Francesca Young, Jon Hay, Lewis McLellan, Owen Sanderson, Tyler Davies
  • 23 May 2019
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GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2019

SSA INVESTMENT BANK AWARDS

Most Impressive Bank for SSAs

JP Morgan

2 Bank of America

3 HSBC

Coming Force in SSA Bonds

TD Securities

2 BMO Capital Markets

3 Commerzbank

Most Impressive SSA Debt Capital Markets Team

Citi

2 HSBC

3 Barclays

Most Impressive Syndicate Team for SSAs

JP Morgan

2 Bank of America

3 Barclays

Most Impressive Research House for SSA Bonds

Citi

2 Crédit Agricole

3 Barclays

Most Impressive MTN Dealer for SSAs

JP Morgan

2 Société Générale

3= Bank of America

3= LBBW

Most Impressive Structured MTN Dealer

Citi

2 BNP Paribas

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Uridashi Dealer for SSAs

Nomura

2= SMBC Nikko

2= Tokai Tokyo

Most Impressive SSA House in Euros

Crédit Agricole

2 Barclays

3 BNP Paribas

Most Impressive SSA House in Dollars

Citi

2 JP Morgan

3 TD Securities

Most Impressive SSA House in Sterling

HSBC

2 RBC Capital Markets

3 Barclays

Most Impressive SSA House in Australian, Canadian and New Zealand Dollars

TD Securities

2 RBC Capital Markets

3 Nomura

Most Impressive SSA House in Emerging Market Currencies

JP Morgan

2 Crédit Agricole

3 TD Securities

Most Impressive SSA House for Post-Libor Solutions — Sterling

TD Securities

2 RBC Capital Markets

3 HSBC

Most Impressive SSA House for Post-Libor Solutions — Dollars

TD Securities

2 BMO Capital Markets

3 Deutsche Bank

AWARDS FOR SSA BANKERS

Most Impressive SSA Origination Banker

Lee Cumbes, Barclays

2 Ebba Wexler, Citi

3 Hector Snuggs, HSBC

Most Impressive SSA Syndicate Banker

Adrien de Naurois, Bank of America

2 Keith Price, JP Morgan

3 Alex Barnes, Citi

Rising Star SSA Banker

Alexander Malitsky, TD Securities

2 Tina Nguyen, JP Morgan

3 Robert Matthews, BNP Paribas

AWARDS FOR SSA BORROWERS

Overall Most Impressive SSA Funding Team

KfW

2 European Investment Bank

3 ESM/EFSF

Most Impressive Sovereign Funding Team

Spain

2 Italy

3 Belgium

Most Impressive Supranational Funding Team in Euros

ESM/EFSF

2 European Investment Bank

3 Council of Europe Development Bank

Most Impressive Supranational Funding Team in Dollars

European Investment Bank

2 World Bank

3 Inter-American Development Bank

Most Impressive Agency Funding Team — Explicit Government Guarantee

KfW

2 Rentenbank

3 Oesterreichische Kontrollbank

Most Impressive Agency Funding Team — Implicit Government Guarantee

Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten

2 Kommunalbanken

3 Nederlandse Waterschapsbank

Most Impressive State, Regional or Municipal Funding Team

State of North Rhine-Westphalia

2 Province of Alberta

3 Province of Ontario

Most Impressive SSA MTN Issuer

World Bank

2 International Finance Corp

3 Swedish Export Credit Corp

Most Impressive SSA Structured MTN Issuer

World Bank

2 European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

3 Municipality Finance

Most Innovative SSA MTN Issuer

World Bank

2 European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

3 International Finance Corp

AWARDS FOR SSA FUNDING OFFICIALS

Most Impressive SSA Funding Official

Sandeep Dhawan, EIB

2 Petra Wehlert, KfW

3 Eila Kreivi, EIB

Most Impressive Sovereign Funding Official

Pablo de Ramón-Laca, Spain

2 Davide Iacovoni, Italy

3 Anne Leclercq, Belgium

Most Impressive Supranational Funding Official

Sandeep Dhawan, EIB

2 Maria Lomotan, ADB

3 Andrea Dore, World Bank

Most Impressive Agency Funding Official — Explicit Government Guarantee

Otto Weyhausen-Brinkmann, KfW

2 Petra Wehlert, KfW

3 Leopold Olma, Rentenbank

Most Impressive Agency Funding Official — Implicit Government Guarantee

Bart van Dooren, BNG

2 Thomas Møller, KBN

3 Jim Logush, CPPIB Capital

OTHER SSA AWARDS

Most Influential Institutional Investor in SSA Bonds

Pimco

2 Blackrock

3 Amundi

Best Rating Agency for SSA Bonds

Moody's

2 S&P Global

3 Fitch Ratings

Best Law Firm for SSA Bonds

Clifford Chance

2 Allen & Overy

3 Sullivan & Cromwell

FIG ISSUER AWARDS

Most Impressive Financial Institution Borrower

Lloyds Bank

2 ING

3 UniCredit

Most Innovative Financial Institution Borrower

Swiss Re

2 Prudential

3 BBVA

Most Impressive Financial Institution Issuer of Capital

CNP Assurances

2 UniCredit

3 Santander

Most Impressive Financial Institution Issuer of Senior Unsecured Debt

ING

2 ABN Amro

3 Rabobank

Most Impressive Debut or Return after Long Absence

Danske Bank

2 Caixa Geral

3 Bank of Ireland

Most Impressive Financial Institution Issuer for Liability Management

Standard Life

2 Nationwide

3 Coventry Building Society

Most Impressive Financial Institution MTN Issuer

Rabobank

2 ING

3 Santander

Most Impressive Financial Institution Structured MTN Issuer

National Bank of Canada

2 Rabobank

3 Lloyds Bank

Most Impressive Financial Institution Funding Official

Peter Green, Lloyds Bank

2 Danielle Boerendans, ABN Amro

3 Achim Wiechert, Allianz

Rising Star Financial Institution Funding Official

Sharn Hawkins, Lloyds Bank

2 Martin McKinney, Santander UK

3 Juho Pekka, Nordea

FIG BANK AWARDS

Most Impressive Bank for Financial Institutions

BNP Paribas

2 JP Morgan

3 HSBC

Coming Force in FIG Bonds

NatWest Markets

2 Credit Suisse

3 LBBW

Most Impressive Financial Institutions Debt Capital Markets Team

HSBC

2 JP Morgan

3 BNP Paribas

Most Impressive Syndicate Team for Financial Institutions

HSBC

2 UBS

3 Goldman Sachs

Most Impressive Sales and Trading Team for Financial Institutions

JP Morgan

2 BNP Paribas

3 UBS

Most Impressive Research House for Financial Institutions Bonds

Citi

2 Barclays

3 Morgan Stanley

Most Impressive Bank for Financial Institutions Capital

UBS

2 JP Morgan

3 BNP Paribas

Most Impressive Bank for Financial Institutions Senior Unsecured Debt

HSBC

2 JP Morgan

3 Morgan Stanley

Most Impressive Bank for Insurance Debt

Credit Suisse

2= BNP Paribas

2= Deutsche Bank

Most Impressive Bank for Regulatory Advice for Financial Institutions

Morgan Stanley

2 BNP Paribas

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Bank for Liability Management for Financial Institutions

Bank of America

2 UBS

3= Barclays

3= BNP Paribas

Most Impressive Debt Advisory House for Financial Institutions

JP Morgan

2 Morgan Stanley

3= Bank of America

3= BNP Paribas

Most Impressive MTN Dealer for Financial Institutions

JP Morgan

2 Morgan Stanley

3 UniCredit

Most Impressive FIG House in Euros

BNP Paribas

2 HSBC

3= Commerzbank

3= Morgan Stanley

Most Impressive FIG House in Dollars

JP Morgan

2 Bank of America

3 Citi

Most Impressive FIG House in Sterling

Barclays

2 HSBC

3 NatWest Markets

Most Impressive FIG House in Yen

Nomura

2 SMBC

3 Mizuho

Most Impressive FIG House in Swiss Francs

UBS

2 Credit Suisse

Most Impressive FIG House in Niche Currencies

HSBC

2 TD Securities

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive FIG Origination Banker

Howard Brocklehurst, Morgan Stanley

2 Khalid Krim, Credit Suisse

3 Markyan Szczur, JP Morgan

Most Impressive FIG Syndicate Banker

Chris Cote, Bank of America

2 Edward Markham, Goldman Sachs

3 Adam Bothamley, HSBC

Rising Star FIG Banker

Sophie Simpson, Barclays

2 Sahrankan Gnanasampanthan, Morgan Stanley

OTHER FIG AWARDS

Most Influential Institutional Investor in Financial Institution Bonds

Pimco

2 BlackRock

3 BlueBay

Best Rating Agency for Financial Institution Bonds

Moody's

2 Fitch Ratings

3 S&P Global

Best Law Firm for Financial Institution Bonds

Allen & Overy

2 Clifford Chance

3 Linklaters

CORPORATE BANK AWARDS

Most Impressive Bank for Corporate Bonds

BNP Paribas

2 Barclays

3 HSBC

4 JP Morgan

Coming Force in Corporate Bonds

MUFG

2 Crédit Agricole

3 Société Générale

Most Impressive Corporate Bond House in Euros

BNP Paribas

2 HSBC

3 Bank of America

4 Société Générale

Most Impressive Corporate Bond House in Dollars

Bank of America

2 Citigroup

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Corporate Bond House in Sterling

Barclays

2 HSBC

3 NatWest Markets

4 Lloyds Bank

Most Impressive Corporate Bond House in Swiss Francs

Credit Suisse

2 BNP Paribas

3 UBS

Most Impressive Bank for Corporate Swaps and Other Derivatives

Société Générale

2 JP Morgan

3 BNP Paribas

Bank Most Willing to Underwrite Corporate Bonds

UniCredit

2 Morgan Stanley

3= Bank of America

3= JP Morgan

Best Provider of Secondary Liquidity for Corporate Bonds

JP Morgan

2 BNP Paribas

3 Deutsche Bank

4 NatWest Markets

Most Impressive Bank for Corporate Hybrid Capital

JP Morgan

2 Bank of America

3 HSBC

Most Impressive Bank for Corporate Liability Management

Deutsche Bank

2 HSBC

3 Bank of America

4 Barclays

Most Impressive MTN Dealer for Corporate Borrowers

Citigroup

2= HSBC

2= UniCredit

4 Barclays

Most Impressive Corporate Debt Capital Markets Team

HSBC

2 Bank of America

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Syndicate Team for Corporate Bonds

HSBC

2 Bank of America

3 BNP Paribas

Most Impressive Sales and Trading Team for Corporate Bonds

BNP Paribas

2 JP Morgan

3 Bank of America

Most Impressive Corporate Bond Origination Banker

Mark Kitchen, Bank of America

2 Matthew Palmer, HSBC

3 Matt Clasper, Barclays

Most Impressive Corporate Bond Syndicate Banker

James Cunniffe, HSBC

2 Angus Reynolds, Bank of America

3 Frazer Ross, Deutsche Bank

4 Hayley Basterfield, Lloyds Bank

Rising Star Corporate Bond Banker

Stefano Corbetta, Société Générale

2= Paul Broadway, Morgan Stanley

2= Michele Cortiula, JP Morgan

2= Alex Hardman, Barclays

CORPORATE ISSUER AWARDS

Most Impressive Investment Grade Corporate Borrower

Siemens

2 Deutsche Telekom

3 Volkswagen

4 Telefónica

Most Impressive Non-European Corporate Borrower in European Currencies

Takeda Pharmaceutical

2 Coca-Cola

3 Medtronic

4 Altria

Most Innovative Investment Grade Corporate Borrower

Telefónica

2 Vodafone

3= Enel

3= ENGIE

3= Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Most Impressive Corporate Hybrid Capital Issuer

Telefónica

2 Vodafone

3 Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

4 Volkswagen

Most Impressive Debut Corporate Bond Issuer

Takeda Pharmaceutical

2 Medtronic

3= Givaudan

3= Richemont

Most Impressive Unrated Corporate Bond Issuer

Iliad

2 Bureau Veritas

3 Otto

Most Impressive Corporate MTN Issuer

Volvo

2 BMW

3 Daimler

Most Impressive Investment Grade Corporate Funding Team

Volkswagen

2= Daimler

2= Telefónica

4 BMW

Most Impressive Investment Grade Corporate Funding Official

Peter Zirwes, Daimler

2 Gary Admans, BP

3 Claudio Menghi, Nestlé

OTHER CORPORATE AWARDS

Best Corporate Debt Advisory Firm

Rothschild

2= Centrus

2= KPMG

2= Lazard

Most Influential Investor in Corporate Bonds

BlackRock

2 Pimco

3 Amundi

Best Rating Agency for Investment Grade Corporate Bonds

Moody’s

2 S&P Global

3 Fitch Ratings

Best Law Firm for Corporate Bonds

Allen & Overy

2 Linklaters

3 Clifford Chance

4 Freshfields

EMERGING MARKETS ISSUER AWARDS

Most Impressive Emerging Markets Issuer

Saudi Arabia

2 Qatar

3= DP World

3= Turkey

Most Impressive CEE Issuer

CPI Property Group

2 Poland

3= Slovenia

3= Turkey

Most Impressive CEE Corporate Issuer

CPI Property Group

2 Lietuvos Energija

3 Gazprom

Most Impressive Russian, CIS and former CIS Issuer

Gazprom

2= Ukraine

2= Uzbekistan

3= Kazakhstan

3= KazMunayGas

Most Impressive CEE Funding Official

Marjan Divjak, Slovenia

2 Cagatay Imirgi, Turkey

3 Yuriy Butsa, Ukraine

Most Impressive Middle East Sovereign Issuer

Saudi Arabia

2 Qatar

3 Oman

Most Impressive Middle East Bank Issuer

First Abu Dhabi Bank

2 Qatar National Bank

3 Emirates NBD

Most Impressive Middle East Corporate Issuer

DP World

2 Almarai

3 Mubadala

Most Impressive Middle East Funding Official

Fahad Al-Saif, Saudi Arabia DMO

2 Rula Al Qadi, First Abu Dhabi Bank

3= Rajesh Raheja, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

3= Bisrat Marcos, TAQA

3= Kevin Taylor, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

3= Raj Jit Singh Wallia, DP World

Most impressive Sukuk Issuer Outside Asia

DP World

2 Saudi Arabia

3= Senaat

3= Turkey

Most Impressive African Issuer

Ghana

2 Nigeria

3 Eskom

Most Impressive African Funding Official

Andre Pillay, Eskom

2 Ken Ofori-Atta, Ghana

3= Rolf Van Den Heever, Absa

3= Walter da Cruz Pacheco, Angola

3= Babacar Cissé, Senegal

Most Impressive Latin American Sovereign Issuer

Mexico

2 Colombia

3 Chile

Most Impressive Latin American Bank Issuer

Banco do Brasil

2 Crédito Real

3 Banco de Chile

Most Impressive Latin American Corporate Issuer

Pemex

2 Petrobras

3 Suzano

Most Impressive Latin American Funding Official

Carlos Caraveo, Pemex

2= Sergio Camacho, Unifin

2= Manuel Valdez, CAF

2= Justine Dimovic, Millicom

EMERGING MARKETS BANK AWARDS

Most Impressive Bank for Market Advice in Emerging Market Bonds

JP Morgan

2 BNP Paribas

3 Standard Chartered

Most Impressive Bank for Innovation in Emerging Market Bonds

JP Morgan

2 Citi

3 Goldman Sachs

Overall Most Impressive Bank for CEEMEA Bonds

JP Morgan

2 HSBC

3 Citi

Most Impressive Bank for African Bonds

Citi

2 JP Morgan

3 Standard Chartered

Most Impressive Bank for Middle Eastern Bonds

Standard Chartered

2 BNP Paribas

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Bank for CEE Bonds

Société Générale

2 JP Morgan

3 Citi

Most Impressive Bank for Russian, CIS and former CIS Bonds

JP Morgan

2 Citi

3 Gazprombank

Most Impressive Bank for Latin American Bonds

Citi

2 HSBC

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Local Bank for CEE Bonds

Renaissance Capital

2 Gazprombank

3 Sova Capital

Most Impressive Local Bank for Middle Eastern Bonds

Emirates NBD

2 First Abu Dhabi Bank

Most Impressive Local Bank for African Bonds

Standard Bank

2 Rand Merchant

Most Impressive Local Bank for Latin American Bonds

Itaú Unibanco

2 BTG Pactual

3 Banco General

Most Impressive MTN Dealer for Emerging Markets

JP Morgan

2 Standard Chartered

3= BNP Paribas

3= Société Générale

Best Bank for Sukuk for Issuers Outside Asia

Standard Chartered

2 HSBC

3 JP Morgan

Most Impressive Bank for Non-Dollar Bonds in Emerging Markets Outside Asia

Société Générale

2 Sova Capital

3= JP Morgan

3= BNP Paribas

Most Impressive Emerging Market Origination Banker

 Kirill Kondrashin, JP Morgan

2 Kirill Dikijs, MUFG

3 Sergey Sudakov, BNP Paribas

Most Impressive Emerging Market Syndicate Banker

Nick Darrant, JP Morgan

2 Alex Karolev, BNP Paribas

3 Zeynep Kerimoglu, Citi

Most Influential Institutional Investor in Emerging Market Bonds

Pimco

2 BlackRock

3 Franklin Templeton

Best Rating Agency for Emerging Market Bonds

Fitch Ratings

2 Moody's

3 S&P Global

Best Law Firm for Emerging Market Bonds

Latham & Watkins

2 Linklaters

3 White & Case

  • By Burhan Khadbai, Francesca Young, Jon Hay, Lewis McLellan, Owen Sanderson, Tyler Davies
  • 23 May 2019

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 187,839.72 828 8.20%
2 Citi 177,811.20 723 7.76%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 146,015.32 604 6.37%
4 Barclays 141,376.85 560 6.17%
5 HSBC 117,136.47 604 5.11%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 17,156.20 81 7.00%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 14,626.10 73 5.97%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,982.20 42 5.71%
4 UniCredit 11,996.19 65 4.90%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 11,443.33 58 4.67%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 6,404.49 28 10.72%
2 Goldman Sachs 5,586.94 27 9.35%
3 JPMorgan 5,185.92 33 8.68%
4 UBS 4,134.32 20 6.92%
5 Citi 4,039.74 28 6.76%