Latest corporate structured bond news

  • Greene King barrel tapped for £250m

    Greene King is planning to tap its Greene King Finance ‘pub securitization’ by issuing £250m of fixed rate notes following a three day roadshow that kicked off on Wednesday.

    • 14 Feb 2019
  • Blackstone Property fills in maturity curve

    Blackstone Property Partners Europe on Friday made its third visit to the corporate bond market in eight months and opted for a maturity between its two outstanding bonds. The property fund has now printed €1.75bn of bonds since it sold its Logicor logistics business to China Investment Corp in June 2017.

    • 08 Feb 2019
  • Housing association buyers flock to Clarion’s call

    UK housing associations are regular and popular users of the sterling corporate bond market. Friday saw the first deal of 2019 from the UK’s largest housing association and the deal proved demand had in no way waned.

    • 14 Jan 2019
  • Center Parcs ensures no break for sterling investors

    Center Parcs UK on Tuesday become the fourth corporate issuer to sell sterling bonds in the previous six business days. The holiday village operator's combination of new bonds and a tap of an existing issue took the total printed by the four issuers to £1.8bn.

    • 13 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
  • Heylo sets up new programme for retail inflation protection deal

    Heylo, a UK property company that specialises in shared ownership residential properties, launched the first bond off its new corporate bond programme last week. The bonds, which will be priced on or before October 22, offer investors inflation protection over the 10 years of the bond’s life.

    • 16 Oct 2018
  • SEGRO collars €300m long-dated private placement

    UK real estate investment trust Segro has sold €300m 10 and 15 year US private placement (PP) notes, to a group of institutional investors.

    • 13 Aug 2018
  • PG&E uses cat bond as California wrestles with fire liability

    Pacific Gas and Electric Co, the Californian utility firm, is using a catastrophe bond to adapt to what it calls the "new normal" of increased wildfire risk. After its equipment was blamed for many of the state’s fires over the past year, PG&E is at the heart of a debate over who should shoulder the costs of rising natural catastrophe damage.

    • 10 Aug 2018
  • Investors clamour for cheap AA refinancing

    UK vehicle breakdown recovery and car insurance company the AA plc sold £550m ($726.63m) of new bonds on Tuesday as part of liability management exercise involving buying back existing debt and repaying a term facility, but it paid a juicy spread to get the deal done.

    • 11 Jul 2018
  • Scottish Mortgage closes US PP deal

    Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust has raised £170m in long-dated US private placement notes.

    • 05 Jun 2018
  • Bromford HA cuts funding cost with warmly received £300m public debut

    Bromford Housing Association issued its first public bond on Thursday, six years after starting its capital markets voyage with a private placement.

    • 27 Apr 2018

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Go to GlobalCapital's Corporate Bonds data pages for the latest information on priced deals, the new issue pipeline and bookrunner league tables across the investment grade and high yield markets.


All Corporate Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 17,784.21 75 7.14%
2 Barclays 14,324.58 54 5.75%
3 JPMorgan 13,665.52 61 5.49%
4 Deutsche Bank 13,421.96 54 5.39%
5 Goldman Sachs 12,418.02 52 4.99%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,045.97 15 8.02%
2 Citi 3,792.90 15 7.52%
3 Deutsche Bank 3,350.30 14 6.64%
4 Barclays 3,308.76 11 6.56%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 3,046.24 15 6.04%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 397.10 3 12.77%
2 JPMorgan 300.50 3 9.66%
3 Deutsche Bank 200.50 2 6.45%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 193.60 2 6.22%
5 UBS 187.50 2 6.03%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 3,219.24 22 10.20%
2 JPMorgan 2,544.70 20 8.06%
3 Credit Suisse 2,364.95 15 7.49%
4 Goldman Sachs 2,331.78 17 7.39%
5 Barclays 2,307.33 19 7.31%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 4,228.88 14 6.60%
2 Citi 4,092.60 11 6.39%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,771.05 15 5.89%
4 Deutsche Bank 3,663.73 11 5.72%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,179.12 11 4.96%