• Lantmännen launches Schuldschein as market heads North

    Swedish agricultural co-operative Lantmännen launched a €100m dual currency Schuldschein on Friday, as the Schuldschein product makes ground in the Nordic region.

    • 23 Feb 2018
  • Technology seen as key to growth for European PP markets

    The use of technology to drive down the cost of issuance could boost the growth of private debt markets across Europe, said a report commissioned by the Capital Markets Union (CMU) published on February 16.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • Sterling on the rise in US PP market

    US private placement investors are becoming more comfortable with buying sterling tranches, which bankers said will drive pricing down for borrowers.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • Jacquet Metal Service successful in Schuldschein market

    Jacquet Metal Service, the French steel parts and distribution company, has raised €150m with its second Schuldschein.

    • 21 Feb 2018
  • VIEW: The Schuldschein market should mind its manners

    The Schuldschein market's reputation as a gentlemanly club is at risk of diverging from reality. Competition is becoming fiercer and arrangers are employing every weapon in their armouries to win mandates. This is how capital markets behave — but the Schuldschein market should not follow.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • REWE reaches €1bn in Schuldschein market

    German supermarket group REWE has doubled its initial target size of €500m, becoming the first corporate in 2018 to place a €1bn Schuldschein loan.

    • 19 Feb 2018
  • EC reports sees potential for growth of private debt across Europe

    A report published on Friday and commissioned by the Capital Markets Union (CMU) locates countries that are well placed to match the domestic success of the French euro private placement (PP) and German Schuldschein instruments.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Rate rises on horizon credited for Euro PP surge

    The euro private placement market is seeing volumes rise to the highs reached in 2013-2015 as corporates push ahead with funding in the hope of beating European Central Bank interest rate rises expected later this year.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Wabco tests Schuldschein water for US supply

    Wabco Europe BVBA, an industrial equipment supplier with headquarters in Brussels, has launched a €200m inaugural Schuldschein. The deal is guaranteed by Wabco Holdings, a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

    • 12 Feb 2018
  • Photos from the Syndicated Loan and Leveraged Finance Awards 2017

    GlobalCapital revealed the winners of its Syndicated Loan and Leveraged Finance Awards 2017 at its 15th Annual Loans Dinner on Wednesday. Banks and borrowers from all over the EMEA region attended the dinner at the new venue of Gibson’s Hall in Bishopsgate, London.

    • 12 Feb 2018
  • Reits on rise in private debt markets

    Real estate investment trust (Reit) issuance is rising in private debt markets, as spreads compress and borrowers look to lock in long term debt before expected interest rate rises.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • Deutsche makes MD and director cuts, blasts Birmingham DCM

    Deutsche Bank plans to put up to 40 bankers at director level and above in its EMEA investment banking division at risk of redundancy, including the bank's co-head of FIG DCM, GlobalCapital understands. Several of those put at risk were based in Birmingham, including the bank’s head of Europe-US private placements.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • Lull in SSD deals as market digests January flurry, and considers the threat of unrated bonds

    There is a hiatus in the Schuldschein new issue market, as the slew of transactions launched in January are weighed up and processed before settlement dates. Amid the calm, Schuldschein bankers are beginning to question whether the unrated bond market is a threat.

    • 08 Feb 2018

All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 14,730.91 80 5.37%
2 Citi 14,428.79 89 5.26%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,307.56 80 5.21%
4 Deutsche Bank 12,304.52 60 4.48%
5 BNP Paribas 11,238.26 52 4.09%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 5,332.16 20 11.63%
2 Deutsche Bank 4,298.25 18 9.37%
3 UniCredit 3,009.41 12 6.56%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,869.21 10 6.26%
5 HSBC 2,516.32 16 5.49%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 923.77 9 8.85%
2 Morgan Stanley 732.63 4 7.02%
3 Goldman Sachs 657.29 6 6.30%
4 Credit Suisse 577.70 7 5.53%
5 JPMorgan 572.76 6 5.49%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 4,599.75 33 9.01%
2 Citi 4,085.51 32 8.01%
3 Credit Suisse 3,835.38 26 7.52%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 3,248.55 24 6.37%
5 Barclays 2,770.29 16 5.43%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 5,027.03 18 8.92%
2 Deutsche Bank 4,039.27 17 7.16%
3 JPMorgan 2,933.70 12 5.20%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,734.66 13 4.85%
5 HSBC 2,719.21 17 4.82%