Top Borrowers as voted by Banks

  • 01 Mar 2006
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Which borrowers most impressed fixed income investment bankers in 2005? The bankers sent us their votes; now read on to find out the results.

MOST IMPRESSIVE BORROWER OF 2005
1European Investment Bank
2 KfW
3  General Electric Capital Corp
4 Network Rail
5= AyT Cédulas Cajas
5= Caisse d'Amortissement de la
      Dette Sociale
5= Republic of Italy
8= Land Nordrhein-Westfalen
8= Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank
10  Bayer
BEST SOVEREIGN BORROWER
1Republic of Italy
2 Republic of France
3 Republic of Finland
BEST SUPRANATIONAL/AGENCY
1European Investment Bank
2 KfW Bankengruppe
3 Caisse d'Amortissement de la Dette Sociale
BEST CORPORATE BORROWER
1General Electric Capital Corp
2 Tui
3 =Bayer
3= Dansk Olie og Naturgas
BEST FINANCIAL INSTITUTION
1HBOS
2  Allianz
3 Royal Bank of Scotland
BEST COVERED BOND ISSUER
1AyT Cédulas Cajas
2 Caja Madrid
3 Nationwide Building Society
BEST NEW BORROWER
1Dansk Olie og Naturgas
2  Resolution
3 Kommunalbanken
BEST EMERGING MARKET BORROWER
1Republic of Turkey
2 Gazprom
3 Federative Republic of Brazil 
MOST KEENLY SOUGHT MANDATE
1General Electric Capital Corp
2 European Investment Bank
3 KfW Bankengruppe
MOST IMPROVED MARKET PROFILE
1Caisse d'Amortissement de la   Dette Sociale
2 AyT Cédulas Cajas
3 Republic of Poland
MOST INNOVATIVE BORROWER
1European Investment Bank
2 Vattenfall Treasury
3 Veolia Environnement
MOST AGGRESSIVE BORROWER ON PRICING
1Vodafone
2 Carrefour
3= European Investment Bank
3=BBVA
MOST EXCITING AND CHALLENGING BORROWER FOR THE YEARS AHEAD
1General Motors/GMAC
2 Republic of Italy
Unicredito
LEAST IMPRESSIVE BORROWER IN 2004
1Vodafone
2 Thomson
3 European Investment Bank
  • 01 Mar 2006

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 417,761.51 1606 9.02%
2 JPMorgan 380,362.89 1737 8.21%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 364,928.71 1322 7.88%
4 Goldman Sachs 269,252.76 932 5.82%
5 Barclays 267,252.43 1082 5.77%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 45,449.36 196 6.56%
2 BNP Paribas 38,734.80 217 5.59%
3 Deutsche Bank 37,615.10 139 5.43%
4 JPMorgan 34,724.19 118 5.01%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,835.53 112 4.88%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,475.46 105 8.65%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,057.00 101 7.34%
3 Citi 17,812.08 111 6.86%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.81%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,333.10 99 6.67%