Cocobod in the market for $1.3bn refi

Ghana Cocoa Board, the central organisation for Ghana's cocoa industry, is in the process of raising $1.3bn to refinance existing debt.

  • By Mariam Meskin
  • 20 Jun 2019

Underwriters are MUFG, Natixis, Nedbank, Rabobank and Société Générale, according to bankers. 

The existing deal is a one year $1.3bn term loan signed in June 2018 which matures this month. ABN Amro, Bank of China, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China and Standard Chartered were bookrunners on that deal.  

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 210,148.30 552 11.45%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 187,311.64 590 10.20%
3 Citi 114,326.38 339 6.23%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 101,733.60 377 5.54%
5 MUFG 98,872.75 567 5.39%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
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1 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 3,299.26 7 9.53%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 3,013.82 10 8.71%
3 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,953.95 12 8.53%
4 BNP Paribas 2,737.23 6 7.91%
5 Citi 2,029.09 8 5.86%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 5,589.28 27 6.76%
2 Goldman Sachs 5,188.98 27 6.28%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 4,896.05 28 5.93%
4 BNP Paribas 4,889.41 39 5.92%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,671.96 29 5.65%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 27,228.45 109 8.13%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 25,249.54 103 7.54%
3 JPMorgan 21,780.51 52 6.51%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,999.99 52 6.27%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 16,369.38 77 4.89%

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%