BOC slips in $750m bond, but widening sparks fears

Bank of China (Hong Kong) raised $750m at the start of this week, becoming the latest borrower to tap the market after a rally in credit markets over the last few weeks. But the deal quickly widened in the secondary trading, and some bankers argued that the deal looked aggressive after Greek politicians injected another dose of uncertainty into the debt market.

  • 02 Nov 2011
Bank of China International, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank managed the bond, which priced at 280bp over Treasuries, after the leads had initially approached investors with price guidance of the 290bp area.

But in early Asian trading the deal traded as wide as 300bp, before settling down at around 293bp ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 5,239.87 22 7.07%
2 Barclays 4,135.60 21 5.58%
3 UniCredit 4,051.06 32 5.46%
4 LBBW 4,045.18 22 5.46%
5 Natixis 3,766.40 16 5.08%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 16,009.02 70 7.52%
2 Morgan Stanley 13,179.54 64 6.19%
3 JPMorgan 13,100.43 56 6.15%
4 Goldman Sachs 12,657.95 85 5.95%
5 BNP Paribas 11,455.48 34 5.38%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Feb 2019
1 JPMorgan 11,811.28 46 10.73%
2 Citi 11,687.10 53 10.62%
3 Goldman Sachs 11,446.94 77 10.40%
4 Morgan Stanley 11,022.13 49 10.01%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,769.97 38 8.88%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 3,255.83 11 7.35%
2 HSBC 3,089.99 10 6.97%
3 LBBW 3,017.42 12 6.81%
4 Barclays 2,870.45 11 6.48%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,847.49 11 6.43%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 2,550.05 5 22.22%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 1,563.81 4 13.62%
3 HSBC 984.09 6 8.57%
4 Deutsche Bank 695.24 5 6.06%
5 Santander 660.14 4 5.75%