Record year for Swedish krona SSA bonds

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By Frank Jackman
08 Oct 2020

Swedish krona SSA volumes are at a record high this year, spurred on by a handful of jumbo supranational deals sold at wider spreads during the second quarter. However, the market has since tightened, and bankers expect it to have a more muted end to 2020.

Skr66.4bn ($7.5bn) worth of non-domestic SSA paper was printed during the first three quarters of 2020, surpassing last year’s record Skr62.2bn overall total, according to Dealogic.

“This is probably the busiest year we’ve ever had,” said one Stockholm based banker. “During May and April, we had a couple ...

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