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  • VW ends the year with a bang

    After Volkswagen printed the biggest trade in its history the previous week, the company’s International Finance arm sold a six tranche dual-currency deal on Monday. In total, the company raised more than €14bn equivalent in a week.

    • 02:30 PM
  • SIX calls for registration before launch of Deal Pool

    The Swiss Exchange (SIX) is calling on Swiss franc bond investors to register on Deal Pool, a new digital platform due to launch in the next few weeks.

    • 02:45 PM
  • Volkswagen leads borrowing blitz in US after mid-terms

    Volkswagen printed the biggest trade in its history as high-grade corporate borrowers blitzed the dollar market in response to the results of the US mid-term elections.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • BMW Finance maintains speed for quarterly return

    BMW Finance found no reduction in the demand for its paper, despite its new issue on Thursday being its fourth dual-tranche deal of the year. The company has sold at least €1.75bn during each previous quarter of 2018, and it hit that mark again with its shortest combination of tenors.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • No wrinkles for Allergan as it returns with euro treble

    American pharmaceutical company Allergan, best known for its cosmetic drug Botox, returned to Europe on Thursday for a new three tranche corporate bond deal. The €1.7bn transaction fell short of the company’s debut €2.7bn deal, but was a filip for a market that had been silent the previous day due to the US mid-term elections.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • Confusing data picture in the euro HY market

    In the high yield bond market, borrowers have returned after a couple of weeks with almost no issuance because of mounting worries over covenant quality. But investors are giving these deals such differing receptions that this week’s picture is hard to read, said market participants.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • Daimler and Temenos return to Swiss francs

    Daimler International Finance returned to the Swiss franc bond market on Wednesday, selling Sfr400m worth of four and seven year bonds.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • Investors find comfort with InterContinental’s euro debut

    UK hotel group InterContinental’s debut euro deal was the smallest of three new corporate bond deals on Thursday after Wednesday saw no new issuance. While Allergan and BMW sold multi-tranche deals, IHG’s deal had been well flagged and still received due attention from investors.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • Dudgeon restores sterling market confidence

    TC Dudgeon Ofto — the owner of the transmission lines from the North Sea Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm — restored investors’ confidence in the sterling corporate bond market on Tuesday. It was notable, as it was a fundamentally green issuer selling bonds without green bond labels.

    • 07 Nov 2018
  • Logicor breaks real estate records with €1.8bn debut deal

    On Tuesday, Logicor, the largest provider of logistics property in Europe, made its debut in the euro corporate bond market. The €1.8bn three tranche deal is believed to be the largest debut trade by a real estate company in euros.

    • 07 Nov 2018


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  • Talk of Brexit deal for City is wide of the mark

    There has been feverish talk over the past few days that the UK and European Union are close to agreeing a deal to determine the future of the continent’s financial services industry, but that talk is premature: real negotiations likely haven’t even started yet.

    • 06 Nov 2018

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 118,085.91 526 6.01%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 116,452.88 500 5.92%
3 Citi 95,224.41 500 4.84%
4 Barclays 79,480.05 326 4.04%
5 Goldman Sachs 78,962.08 310 4.02%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 28,041.31 115 6.25%
2 Barclays 25,736.30 90 5.74%
3 BNP Paribas 25,394.40 111 5.66%
4 JPMorgan 25,259.22 83 5.63%
5 Citi 24,204.97 95 5.39%

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 118,085.91 526 6.01%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 116,452.88 500 5.92%
3 Citi 95,224.41 500 4.84%
4 Barclays 79,480.05 326 4.04%
5 Goldman Sachs 78,962.08 310 4.02%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 25,490.13 116 8.72%
2 Deutsche Bank 20,970.97 79 7.17%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 19,456.63 93 6.66%
4 HSBC 16,015.57 89 5.48%
5 UniCredit 15,628.90 72 5.35%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,260.19 41 7.67%
2 BNP Paribas 4,918.81 57 7.17%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,345.09 43 6.34%
4 JPMorgan 3,806.54 43 5.55%
5 Credit Suisse 3,757.05 40 5.48%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 20,123.74 153 10.30%
2 Goldman Sachs 15,830.49 107 8.10%
3 Credit Suisse 13,243.20 94 6.78%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,201.57 121 6.75%
5 Citi 12,928.46 108 6.61%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 28,041.31 115 6.25%
2 Barclays 25,736.30 90 5.74%
3 BNP Paribas 25,394.40 111 5.66%
4 JPMorgan 25,259.22 83 5.63%
5 Citi 24,204.97 95 5.39%