Severstal tempted by low dollar yields

Alexey Kulichenko, chief financial officer at Russian steel company Severstal, is eyeing a return to the dollar bond market. He told EuroWeek the strong market conditions and a recent tightening of the issuer’s spreads could tempt it into placing a dollar bond in the near future.

  • 07 Sep 2012

"If you’d asked me two months ago whether we were considering a bond, I’d have said we weren’t interested," said Kulichenko. "But we’re seeing very positive trends in the market on spreads and we would consider it now."

All three ratings agencies have upgraded Severstal this year, which is ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 175,104.29 767 7.10%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 156,319.43 723 6.34%
3 Citi 138,094.31 743 5.60%
4 Goldman Sachs 110,886.78 482 4.50%
5 Barclays 106,582.38 490 4.32%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 29,965.54 145 8.63%
2 Barclays 25,510.29 106 7.35%
3 Deutsche Bank 24,247.02 105 6.98%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 21,202.74 113 6.11%
5 HSBC 19,467.45 94 5.61%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,469.76 69 4.00%
2 Goldman Sachs 8,116.84 64 3.84%
3 Credit Suisse 6,908.88 70 3.27%
4 Deutsche Bank 6,384.59 62 3.02%
5 BNP Paribas 5,941.97 66 2.81%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 37,132.38 289 10.73%
2 Citi 29,048.74 232 8.39%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,989.38 252 8.38%
4 Goldman Sachs 24,953.24 183 7.21%
5 Barclays 23,148.60 155 6.69%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 28,102.94 134 6.32%
2 Deutsche Bank 28,087.32 104 6.32%
3 BNP Paribas 27,948.80 144 6.29%
4 HSBC 25,973.95 128 5.84%
5 Citi 23,359.75 104 5.25%