The 18th Syndicated Loan and Leveraged Finance Awards nominations

In November, GlobalCapital polled loan market participants for its 18th Syndicated Loan and Leveraged Finance Awards. The nominations are listed below, in alphabetical order. We will reveal the winners at a virtual event in February. Further details on the event will be laid out on our website in January. We congratulate the nominees.

  • By Silas Brown
  • 18 Dec 2020
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Deals of the Year

Deal of the Year

Airbus

€15bn March 2020


Ineos Styrolution

$4bn August 2020


Siemens

€15.2bn September 2020


ThyssenKrupp

$2.87bn and €3.02bn July 2020


Leveraged loan of the year

DP World

$9bn February 2020


Másmóvil

€3.2bn July 2020


ThyssenKrupp

$2.87bn and €3.02bn July 2020


Virgin Media-O2 merger

£4bn May 2020


M&A loan of the year

Ineos Styrolution

$4bn August 2020


Siemens

€15.2bn September 2020


ThyssenKrupp

$2.87bn and €3.02bn July 2020


Virgin Media-O2 merger

£4bn May 2020


Emerging market loan of the year

Galaxy Pipeline Assets

$7.96bn October 2020


Ghana Cocoa Board

$1.3bn September 2020


Mozambique LNG

$14.9bn July 2020


Qatar National Bank

$3.5bn October 2020


Infrastructure finance loan of the year

Dogger Bank Windfarm

£5.5bn November 2020


Galaxy Pipeline Assets

$7.96bn October 2020


Mozambique LNG

$14.9bn July 2020


Viridor Waste Management

£2.5bn September 2020


Bank awards


Loan house of the year

BNP Paribas

Credit Suisse

JP Morgan

Santander


Best bank at supporting clients during the Covid-19 pandemic

Barclays

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole

Santander


Best arranger of Leveraged loans

BNP Paribas

Deutsche Bank

Goldman Sachs

JP Morgan


Best arranger of M&A loans

Barclays

BNP Paribas

Citigroup

Goldman Sachs

JP Morgan


Best arranger of project finance loans

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole

Santander

Société Générale


Best arranger of trade finance loans

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole

HSBC

Société Générale


Best arranger of mid-cap loans

Bank of Ireland

Commerzbank

Lloyds Bank

NatWest Markets

UniCredit


Best arranger of green and ESG-linked loans

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole

ING

Natixis


Best secondary loans house

Barclays

Citigroup

Credit Suisse

JP Morgan


Bank regional awards


Best arranger of western European loans

BNP Paribas

Deutsche Bank

JP Morgan

Santander


Best arranger of UK and Irish loans

Barclays

BNP Paribas

HSBC

Lloyds Bank

NatWest Markets


Best arranger of French loans

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole

Natixis

Société Générale


Best arranger of German, Swiss and Austrian loans

Commerzbank

Deutsche Bank

UniCredit


Best arranger of Italian loans

BNP Paribas

Citigroup

Crédit Agricole

Intesa Sanpaolo

UniCredit


Best arranger of Iberian loans

BBVA

CaixaBank

Santander

Best arranger of Benelux loans

ABN Amro

BNP Paribas

ING

Rabobank


Best arranger of Nordic loans

Danske Bank

DNB Markets

Nordea

SEB


Best arranger of loans in central and eastern Europe

ING

Raiffeisen Bank International

Société Générale

UniCredit


Best arranger of loans in Turkey

Akbank

Bank of America

Mizuho

Standard Chartered


Best arranger of loans in the Middle East

Deutsche Bank

First Abu Dhabi Bank

HSBC

Mizuho

Standard Chartered


Best arranger of African loans

Afreximbank

Rand Merchant Bank

Standard Bank

Standard Chartered


Best advisers, investors and law firms


Best corporate finance adviser

Deloitte

Houlihan Lokey

Lazard

Rothschild


Best law firm for syndicated loans

Allen & Overy

Clifford Chance

Dentons

Latham & Watkins

Linklaters


Best loan restructuring house

Alvarez & Marsal

Goldman Sachs

Houlihan Lokey

PJT Partners


Best institutional lender

Barings

Intermediate Capital Group

MV Credit

PGIM


Best subordinated debt investor


AlbaCore Capital Group

CVC

MV Credit

Park Square


Best distressed loan investor

Attestor

Davidson Kempner

Oaktree

Strategic Value Partners

  • By Silas Brown
  • 18 Dec 2020

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 28.16 118 8.09%
2 Citi 27.35 87 7.86%
3 BofA Securities 20.32 74 5.84%
4 BNP Paribas 19.76 67 5.68%
5 HSBC 19.56 72 5.62%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 60.87 123 14.06%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 28.59 93 6.60%
3 Santander 25.41 90 5.87%
4 JPMorgan 23.88 61 5.52%
5 UniCredit 21.51 103 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 0.94 4 13.47%
2 Goldman Sachs 0.78 5 11.09%
3 Credit Suisse 0.67 3 9.64%
4 HSBC 0.61 3 8.77%
5 BofA Securities 0.61 2 8.70%