KoFC considers options: dollars or dim sum deal?

Korea Finance Corp (KoFC) is considering selling a benchmark dollar bond before the end of the year, but has still not made a firm decision on whether to tap the struggling market. The policy bank could turn to Asia’s domestic currency markets instead — including selling a debut offshore renminbi bond.

  • 22 Sep 2011
The policy bank had a $1.5bn funding target at the start of the year, and has already raised more than $1bn of that. But this target is flexible and it could be increased if KoFC returns to the dollar bond market, where it would hope to get enough ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Jan 2018
1 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 6.61%
2 UniCredit 1,790.72 7 6.48%
3 UBS 1,701.70 9 6.16%
4 Barclays 1,685.27 6 6.10%
5 Natixis 1,548.71 6 5.61%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 6,938.93 9 9.57%
2 Barclays 6,668.46 11 9.19%
3 Deutsche Bank 6,180.57 12 8.52%
4 BNP Paribas 4,901.31 8 6.76%
5 Credit Suisse 4,440.99 13 6.12%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 4,273.17 7 10.70%
2 Goldman Sachs 3,803.12 12 9.52%
3 Credit Suisse 3,710.14 9 9.29%
4 Citi 3,572.19 14 8.94%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,163.57 14 7.92%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Jan 2018
1 LBBW 1,541.66 6 8.27%
2 UniCredit 1,509.32 6 8.09%
3 Natixis 1,399.99 5 7.51%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,234.02 4 6.62%
5 UBS 1,224.32 4 6.57%

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 Credit Agricole CIB 1,031.57 1 31.38%
2 UBS 356.49 2 10.85%
2 Goldman Sachs 356.49 2 10.85%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 356.49 2 10.85%
5 Lloyds Banking Group 249.35 1 7.59%