Akbank leads hit back at critics of $500m seven year

Akbank sold its second international bond on Thursday, a $500m seven year note — the longest yet for a Turkish bank. Although it traded up a modest 100-101.375 after pricing at 99.656, syndicate officials away from the deal, which Citi, Crédit Agricole, HSBC and Standard Chartered arranged, criticised its size and execution.

  • 04 Mar 2011

Three syndicate officials away from the deal said the final note was smaller than expected. However, one of deal’s originators said this was due to an error in the media.

"There was a report of a $750m deal, but it was false," said the official. "We didn’t ever set ...

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Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 64,756.63 229 6.54%
2 JPMorgan 63,002.80 250 6.36%
3 Citi 61,059.27 286 6.17%
4 Goldman Sachs 57,942.22 476 5.85%
5 Morgan Stanley 51,416.23 277 5.19%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 54,011.37 190 11.13%
2 JPMorgan 53,202.26 181 10.97%
3 Citi 49,399.51 226 10.18%
4 Goldman Sachs 43,196.59 421 8.90%
5 Morgan Stanley 39,794.53 217 8.20%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 6,511.67 24 7.36%
2 UniCredit 5,302.66 21 5.99%
3 Deutsche Bank 5,002.94 16 5.66%
4 LBBW 4,987.08 21 5.64%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,984.41 19 5.63%

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 HSBC 4,729.28 11 10.94%
2 Barclays 3,919.93 12 9.07%
3 UBS 3,374.07 13 7.80%
4 BNP Paribas 3,351.70 12 7.75%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,490.29 7 5.76%