EuroWeek Bond Awards 2013

The results of EuroWeek's Bond Awards 2013 were announced at our annual Bond Dinner on May 15 at the Guildhall in London. Read the full list of winners and runners-up - all decided in a poll of market participants - here.

  • 17 May 2013
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LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Jo Richards, EuroWeek


EMERGING MARKET BOND AWARDS

Borrowers

Most impressive emerging market borrower

1 Akbank

2 Republic of Turkey

3 Government of Dubai

Most impressive Middle Eastern or African borrower

1 Emirates NBD

2 Government of Dubai

3= Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

3= State of Qatar

Most impressive Central or Eastern European borrower

1 Republic of Turkey

2 Akbank

3= Republic of Poland

3= Garanti Bank

Most impressive sukuk borrower

1 Republic of Turkey

2 Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

3 Government of Dubai

Most impressive emerging market corporate borrower

1 Anadolu Efes

2 Russian Railways

3 Gazprom

Most impressive emerging market financial institution borrower

1. Akbank

2. Dubai Islamic Bank

3. Garanti Bank

Most impressive emerging market sovereign borrower

1 Republic of Turkey

2 Government of Dubai

3 State of Qatar

Most impressive CEEMEA funding official

1 Hülya Kefeli, Akbank

2 Cagatay Imirgi, Republic of Turkey

3= Anna Suszyńska, Republic of Poland

3= László Buzás, Republic of Hungary

Most impressive Latin America funding official

1 Carlos García Moreno, América Móvil

2 Alejandro Díaz de León, United Mexican States

3 Daniel Alves Maria, Banco do Brasil

Most impressive sukuk funding official

1 Cagatay Imirgi, Republic of Turkey

2 Feyzullah Eğriboyun, Bank Asya

3 Andrew Moir, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Investment banks

Most impressive emerging markets house

1 JP Morgan

2 Citi

3 HSBC

Most impressive Middle East and Africa house

1 HSBC

2 Standard Chartered

3 Citi

Most impressive Central and Eastern Europe house

1 Deutsche Bank

2 JP Morgan

3 BNP Paribas

Most impressive Latin America house

1 JP Morgan

2 Citi

3 Banco do Brasil

Most impressive sukuk house

1 HSBC

2 Standard Chartered

3 Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Most impressive emerging markets origination banker

1 Stefan Weiler, JP Morgan

2 Alexis Taffin de Tilques, BNP Paribas

3= Tommaso Ponsele, Citi

3= Dmitry Gladkov, JP Morgan

3= Kirill Golikov, BNP Paribas

Most impressive emerging markets syndicate banker

1 Nick Darrant, BNP Paribas

2 Marc Lewell, JP Morgan

3 Peter Charles, Citi

MTN AWARDS

Borrowers

Most impressive MTN borrower

1 Swedish Export Credit Corporation

2 BMW

3= Kommunalbanken

3= KfW

Most impressive corporate borrower, MTNs

1 BMW

2 Volkswagen

3 GE Capital

Most impressive financial institution borrower, MTNs

1 Rabobank

2 Commonwealth Bank of Australia

3 Lloyds

Most impressive sovereign, supranational or agency borrower, MTNs

1 Swedish Export Credit Corporation

2= KfW

2= Municipality Finance

Most innovative issuer, MTNs

1 Lloyds

2 Rabobank

3= Iberdrola

3= European Bank for Reconstruction

and Development

Most improved issuer, MTNs

1 Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations

2 Volkswagen

Investment banks

Most impressive MTNs dealer

1 Barclays

2 Citi

3 BNP Paribas

Most impressive MTNs dealer for corporate borrowers

1 Société Générale

2 Deutsche Bank

3 BNP Paribas

Most impressive MTNs dealer for financial institution borrowers

1 BNP Paribas

2 Barclays

3 Goldman Sachs


Most impressive MTNs dealer for sovereign, supranational and agency borrowers

1 JP Morgan

2 Barclays

3 Deutsche Bank

Most innovative MTNs dealer

1 Citi

2 Deutsche Bank

3 Goldman Sachs


Most impressive Uridashi dealer

1 Nomura

2 Daiwa

3 Mizuho


Most impressive third party swaps dealer

1 JP Morgan

2 BNP Paribas

3 Barclays

Most improved MTNs dealer

1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch

2 Citi

3 Goldman Sachs 

HIGH YIELD BOND AWARDS

Borrowers

Most impressive high yield issuer in dollars

1 Virgin Media

2= Ardagh

2= Liberty Global

Most impressive high yield issuer in European currencies

1 Sunrise Communications

2 Virgin Media

3 Orange Switzerland

Most impressive LBO-related bond funding

1 Cerved

2 Liberty Global/Virgin Media

3 Orange Switzerland

Most impressive high yield issuer’s treasury funding team

1 Liberty Global

2 Virgin Media

3 Jaguar Land Rover

Investment banks

Overall most impressive bank for high yield bonds

1 JP Morgan

2 Deutsche Bank

3 Goldman Sachs

Most impressive bank for high yield bonds in dollars

1 JP Morgan

2 BNP Paribas

3 Deutsche Bank

Most impressive bank for high yield bonds in European currencies

1 Deutsche Bank

2 BNP Paribas

3= Credit Suisse

3= JP Morgan

Most impressive high yield syndicate banker

1 Dominic Ashcroft, Goldman Sachs

2= Arnaud Tresca, BNP Paribas

2= Henrik Johnsson, Deutsche Bank

2= Michael Marsh, Goldman Sachs

CORPORATE BOND AWARDS

Borrowers

Most impressive investment grade corporate issuer

1 Electricité de France

2 Snam

3 Volkswagen

Best debut corporate bond issuer

1 Snam

2= Ferrovial

2= High Speed One

3 Arqiva

Most innovative investment grade corporate borrower

1 Electricité de France

2 Volkswagen

3= Enel

3= Siemens

Most impressive corporate hybrid issuer

1 Electricité de France

2 Koninklijke KPN

3 BG Group

Most impressive investment grade corporate funding team

1 Volkswagen

2 BMW

3 BHP Billiton

Best investment grade corporate funding official

1 Stéphane Tortajada, Electricité de France

2= Alessandro Canta, Enel

2= Jon Klug, AT&T

2= Kai Otto, Volkswagen

2= Simon Kilonback, Transport for London

3 Andrew Efiong, Heathrow

Investment banks

Overall best bank for corporate debt capital markets

1 BNP Paribas

2 Barclays

3 HSBC

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in sterling

1 Barclays

2 Royal Bank of Scotland

3 HSBC

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in US dollars

1 JP Morgan

2 Citi

3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in euros

1 BNP Paribas

2 Deutsche Bank

3 Barclays

Best bank for corporate liability management

1 BNP Paribas

2 HSBC

3 Barclays

Best bank at supporting corporate bonds in the secondary market

1 BNP Paribas

2 HSBC

3 Deutsche Bank

Most improved corporate debt capital markets team

1 HSBC

2 Santander

3= Barclays

3= BNP Paribas

3= Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International

3= Mizuho

Most impressive bank for corporate hybrid capital

1 BNP Paribas

2= HSBC

2= JP Morgan

3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in Nordic currencies

1 Danske Bank

2= HSBC

2= SEB

3 Svenska Handelsbanken

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in Swiss francs

1 BNP Paribas

2 UBS

3 Credit Suisse

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in niche currencies

1 HSBC

2 TD Securities

3= ANZ

3= Deutsche Bank

Best bank for corporate debt capital markets in yen

1 Mizuho

2 Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International

3= Citi

3= Deutsche Bank

3= Nomura

Most impressive corporate bond syndicate banker

1 Sarwat Faruqui, Citi

2= François Bleines, Deutsche Bank

2= Frazer Ross, Deutsche Bank

2= Fred Zorzi, BNP Paribas

3 Marco Baldini, Barclays

FINANCIAL INSTITUTION BOND AWARDS

Borrowers

Overall most innovative borrower

1 Barclays

2 Swiss Re

3 Rabobank

Most impressive FIG issuer of senior unsecured debt

1 Nordea

2= BBVA

2= Svenska Handelsbanken

Most impressive FIG issuer of subordinated debt and hybrid capital

1 Swiss Re

2 Rabobank

3 Barclays

Most impressive FIG borrower for liability management

1 Lloyds

2 UniCredit

3 Intesa Sanpaolo

Most impressive FIG funding official

1= Fanny Borgström, Nordea

1= Michael Gower, Rabobank

2 Darach O’Leary, Bank of Ireland

3 Matthias Jaeggi, Swiss Re

Investment banks

Overall most impressive FIG house

1 BNP Paribas

2= Commerzbank

2= UBS

Most impressive house for FIG senior unsecured debt

1 Deutsche Bank

2 HSBC

3= BNP Paribas

3= DZ Bank

Most impressive house for FIG subordinated debt

1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch

2= Commerzbank

2= Deutsche Bank

Most impressive house for capital structuring

1 BNP Paribas

2= Deutsche Bank

2= Goldman Sachs

Most impressive FIG team in euros

1 Deutsche Bank

2 BNP Paribas

3 Commerzbank

Most impressive FIG team in dollars

1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch

2 JP Morgan

3 HSBC

Most impressive FIG team in niche currencies

1 HSBC

1 Nomura

2 Standard Chartered

Most impressive FIG team in yen

1 Mizuho

2 Daiwa

3 Nomura

Most impressive house for FIG regulatory advice

1 JP Morgan

2 BNP Paribas

3 UBS

Most impressive house for FIG liability management

1 Deutsche Bank

2= BNP Paribas

2= JP Morgan

Most improved FIG team

1 Société Générale

2= BNP Paribas

2= Citi

2= Crédit Agricole

2= DZ Bank

2= HSBC

2= Mizuho

2= Nomura

Overall most impressive financial institutions banker

1 Marc Tempelman, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

2 Peter Diamond, Deutsche Bank

3= Fabio Lisanti, UBS

3= Paul Micolet, Citi

3= Vinod Vasan, Deutsche Bank

SOVEREIGN, SUPRANATIONAL AND AGENCY BOND AWARDS

Borrowers

Most impressive sovereign funding team

1 UK DMO

2 Belgian Debt Agency

3 Spanish Treasury

Most impressive sovereign funding official

1 Robert Stheeman, UK DMO

2 Anne Leclercq, Belgian Debt Agency

3 Teppo Koivisto, Finnish State Treasury

Most impressive supranational/agency funding team with a borrowing requirement of under €30bn

1 Kommunalbanken

2 IFC

3 BNG

Most impressive supranational/agency funding official with a borrowing requirement of under €30bn

1 Ben Powell, IFC

2 Bart van Dooren, BNG

3 George Richardson, World Bank

Most impressive supranational/agency funding team with a borrowing requirement of over €30bn

1 KfW

2 EIB

3 EFSF

Most impressive supranational/agency funding official with a borrowing requirement of over€30bn

1 Eila Kreivi, EIB

2 Horst Seissinger, KfW

3 Klaus-Peter Eitel, KfW

Investment banks

Most impressive sovereign bond house

1 HSBC

2 Barclays

3 Deutsche Bank

Most impressive supranational and agency bond house

1 JP Morgan

2 Deutsche Bank

3 HSBC

Most impressive SSA house in dollars

1 JP Morgan

2 Deutsche Bank

3 Goldman Sachs

Most impressive SSA house in euros

1 Deutsche Bank

2 Barclays

3= BNP Paribas

3= HSBC

Most impressive SSA house in sterling

1 Deutsche Bank

2 HSBC

3= Barclays

3= RBC Capital Markets

Most impressive SSA house in niche currencies

1 TD Securities

2 JP Morgan

3 RBC Capital Markets

Most impressive SSA house in Swiss francs

1 Credit Suisse

2 UBS

3 Deutsche Bank

Most impressive SSA house in yen

1 Nomura

2 Daiwa

3 Mizuho

Most impressive SSA house in Australian dollars

1 TD Securities

2 Deutsche Bank

3 RBC Capital Markets

Most improved supranational and agency bond house

1= BNP Paribas

1= Daiwa

2= Nomura

2= TD Securities

3 Deutsche Bank

Most improved sovereign bond house

1 Morgan Stanley

2 Barclays

3 Crédit Agricole

Most impressive SSA banker

1 Bill Northfield, Deutsche Bank

2 John Lee-Tin, JP Morgan

3 Lars Humble, Goldman Sachs

For a full account of the methodology used to decide these Awards, please click here.

  • 17 May 2013

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 109,943.02 469 5.98%
2 JPMorgan 106,012.90 487 5.76%
3 Citi 86,916.03 464 4.73%
4 Barclays 76,702.28 310 4.17%
5 Goldman Sachs 71,825.91 289 3.90%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 24,034.59 107 8.75%
2 Deutsche Bank 20,330.35 73 7.40%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 19,058.39 89 6.93%
4 UniCredit 15,521.61 71 5.65%
5 HSBC 14,299.09 80 5.20%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 4,861.86 36 7.33%
2 BNP Paribas 4,648.08 55 7.01%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,245.09 42 6.40%
4 JPMorgan 3,756.57 41 5.66%
5 Credit Suisse 3,672.86 39 5.54%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 19,016.51 146 10.22%
2 Goldman Sachs 14,082.73 99 7.57%
3 Credit Suisse 13,243.20 94 7.12%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,775.52 117 6.87%
5 Citi 12,347.90 105 6.64%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 25,998.97 110 6.18%
2 BNP Paribas 24,179.70 104 5.75%
3 Barclays 24,153.71 85 5.75%
4 Deutsche Bank 22,544.70 90 5.36%
5 Citi 21,968.90 89 5.23%