Latest high yield corporate bond news

  • ENN Ecological rides positive sentiment for $250m tap

    Upstream oil and gas company ENN Ecological Holdings Co priced a $250m tap of a bond it sold earlier this year. The deal came after news of a share transfer that could give it effective control over sister company ENN Energy Holdings.

    • 18 Sep 2019
  • Azure Power returns with popular green bond

    Azure Power Global pulled off an unusually large price tightening on its $350m green bond, which was buoyed by strong investor demand for a rare issuance from the Indian renewable energy sector.

    • 18 Sep 2019
  • Are you Sirius? Protecting retail investors from themselves

    Sirius Minerals is in big trouble, and that means big losses ahead for the mainly retail investor base, who saw their shares dive 50% on Tuesday morning. Since the crisis, regulators have strained every nerve to keep complex, risky products out of retail hands — while retail investors have merrily piled into loss-making tech stocks, cryptocurrencies, and gambled on extractive industries. How much protection do they need?

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • Sirius Minerals shares tank after crucial bond sale fails

    Shares in fertilizer miner Sirius Minerals plummeted as much as 60% on Tuesday morning after the company was forced to finally pull a $500m high yield bond offering it had postponed in August.

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • Developer Socam pulls bond after pricing mismatch

    Socam Development, a company under the Shui On Group, has decided to cancel a planned dollar bond after investors demanded more than what the issuer was willing to pay.

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • RCom’s GCX looks to cut bond debt by $150m

    Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of India’s Reliance Communications, has filed for bankruptcy protection with a US court, and plans to carry out a potential debt-to-equity swap that could reduce its bond debt by $150m.

    • 16 Sep 2019
  • Indonesia’s DMDT woes spill over to bonds

    Defaults have ripped through Delta Merlin Dunia Textile (DMDT), another subsidiary of Indonesian textile company Duniatex, which missed its first dollar bond coupon last week and recently delayed payments on a loan.

    • 16 Sep 2019
  • Capital markets divided as ECB wheels out big guns once more

    There was a mixed bag of views across the capital markets after the European Central Bank unleashed a new comprehensive stimulus package on Thursday, comprising restarting net bond buying, a rate cut and a tiered deposit rate system for banks.

    • 12 Sep 2019

High yield corporate bond news archive

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 109,590.02 545 5.98%
2 Citi 99,476.56 508 5.43%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 95,931.24 488 5.23%
4 Barclays 84,564.14 361 4.61%
5 Goldman Sachs 72,463.15 353 3.95%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 25,216.98 68 8.07%
2 BNP Paribas 22,728.81 125 7.28%
3 Deutsche Bank 19,476.33 91 6.24%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 18,780.78 83 6.01%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 18,365.62 60 5.88%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 5,481.64 30 9.16%
2 JPMorgan 4,195.74 34 7.01%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,163.77 26 6.96%
4 Goldman Sachs 4,037.77 30 6.75%
5 Barclays 3,944.19 26 6.59%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 21,330.12 176 9.55%
2 Citi 20,413.19 159 9.14%
3 Goldman Sachs 16,673.77 129 7.47%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 15,858.61 138 7.10%
5 Morgan Stanley 14,415.14 99 6.46%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 21,308.48 122 5.93%
2 Barclays 19,922.32 79 5.54%
3 JPMorgan 18,851.59 86 5.24%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 18,623.31 86 5.18%
5 Citi 18,190.86 90 5.06%