Latest high yield corporate bond news

  • Chinese duo keep Asian primary bond market alive

    Local government-owned Shandong Guohui Investment Co made a quick comeback to the dollar bond market to raise $300m on Thursday, when its Chinese peer Qingdao Jimo District Urban Development Investment Co made its offshore debut.

    • 16 Aug 2019
  • India’s Greenko finds window for quick bond sale

    Greenko Energy Holdings skirted market volatility on Wednesday, seizing a rare opportunity to close a dollar deal.

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • HY market grapples with tough turnarounds

    With no major new issues in sight, the high yield bond market has been dominated by the news of troubled businesses struggling to come up with credible turnaround plans.

    • 14 Aug 2019
  • Zhenro, Orient brave tumultuous market

    Zhenro Properties Group returned to the dollar bond market for the seventh time this year on Tuesday, tapping one of its March transactions for an additional $110m. But the market presented a whole different set of problems for the borrower this time round.

    • 14 Aug 2019
  • Brace for more Burford-style rows if QE ramps up

    Burford Capital, the litigation funder, is under pressure over how it accounts for an obscure type of asset and how it finances its business using debt. In many respects it is a unique case, but it is a debacle fuelled by quantitative easing. With more of that on the way, pushing investors into ever more esoteric asset classes in the quest for yield, there will be plenty more businesses under scrutiny.

    • 13 Aug 2019
  • A real summer break will do Asian bond market good

    Volatility has hurt secondary spreads and primary deal flow in the Asian bond market but really it is no bad thing. A quiet month is just what the market needs after an overwhelming amount of supply so far this year.

    • 13 Aug 2019
  • Excellence fills coffers with club deal

    Excellence Commercial Properties Co made a quick outing to the dollar bond market on Friday, raising $150m in its second offshore debt sale of the year.

    • 12 Aug 2019
  • Swissport trims notes, fattens up term loan as HY bond market turns murky

    Swissport, the world’s largest provider of cargo and airport ground services,has increased the loan portion of its debt raise at the expense of bonds amid a volatile August market.

    • 09 Aug 2019

High yield corporate bond news archive

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 91,192.05 449 5.83%
2 Citi 83,372.35 426 5.33%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 80,651.89 414 5.15%
4 Barclays 72,018.88 306 4.60%
5 Goldman Sachs 59,875.46 292 3.83%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 20,638.21 54 8.44%
2 BNP Paribas 16,514.56 94 6.75%
3 Deutsche Bank 15,422.56 75 6.30%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 15,340.46 67 6.27%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,105.99 45 5.77%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 4,728.01 24 9.17%
2 JPMorgan 3,649.83 29 7.08%
3 Deutsche Bank 3,638.27 22 7.06%
4 Barclays 3,441.80 22 6.68%
5 Goldman Sachs 3,389.62 26 6.58%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 18,847.11 143 9.46%
2 JPMorgan 18,162.36 146 9.11%
3 Goldman Sachs 14,831.56 109 7.44%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,255.85 117 7.15%
5 Morgan Stanley 12,912.93 86 6.48%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 16,573.16 92 5.72%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 15,343.03 70 5.29%
3 Barclays 15,274.25 63 5.27%
4 JPMorgan 15,018.24 65 5.18%
5 Citi 14,456.99 66 4.99%