Gas Natural benchmark escapes sovereign fears

A Eu500m eight year bond from Spain’s Gas Natural priced on Tuesday, shrugging off worries about peripheral European sovereign debt and providing more evidence that corporates are decoupling from their domestic markets.

  • 13 May 2011

"There were definitely discussions about the Greek bailout and whether now was the right time to go with this name," said a bookrunner. "But there’s a general understanding about the strength of most euro assets, especially corporates at the moment.

"The wobbles seem to be confined to the ...

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 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 83,949.72 377 5.90%
2 JPMorgan 81,974.06 398 5.76%
3 Citi 66,626.93 383 4.68%
4 Barclays 62,421.24 238 4.39%
5 Goldman Sachs 58,523.58 226 4.11%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 18,987.74 82 9.19%
2 Deutsche Bank 16,651.33 61 8.06%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,054.70 64 6.81%
4 UniCredit 11,756.26 51 5.69%
5 HSBC 11,205.29 61 5.43%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 3,863.89 45 7.26%
2 Goldman Sachs 3,593.75 29 6.75%
3 JPMorgan 3,391.91 36 6.37%
4 Deutsche Bank 3,241.44 30 6.09%
5 Credit Suisse 3,119.95 31 5.86%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 15,636.04 126 9.86%
2 Citi 11,317.47 97 7.14%
3 Goldman Sachs 10,803.60 84 6.81%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,797.43 100 6.81%
5 Barclays 10,686.37 82 6.74%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 20,417.95 85 6.50%
2 BNP Paribas 19,882.59 80 6.33%
3 Barclays 18,647.73 58 5.94%
4 Deutsche Bank 16,816.67 70 5.36%
5 Citi 16,746.96 68 5.33%