Latest corporate structured bond news

  • 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
  • Grainger benefits from UK property issuance pause

    The sterling corporate bond market has been less busy year to date than it was in 2017. However, the property sector has continued to be one of the largest contributors of supply and, on Thursday, Grainger added its name to the list of issuers from the industry.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • Royal London puts faith in Church of England

    Royal London Asset Management was the sole investor in £30m of bonds issued by the Church of England Pensions Board in early April.

    • 13 Apr 2018
  • Single-B buyers all ears for Algeco €1.4bn refi

    Investors looking for lower rated high yield bonds welcomed the roadshow of a three tranche, multi-currency deal from Algeco Scotsman, a US modular space and secure storage group, this week.

    • 25 Jan 2018
  • Wendy's deal may not mean hot ‘n' juicy whole biz mart in 2018

    Fast food chain Wendy's priced its latest securitization on Wednesday, bringing the volume of whole business deals in the US to over $7bn this year. But sources said that despite the attractions of ABS over vanilla bond issuance, a slow maturation cycle could lead to a quiet 2018 pipeline for the asset class.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • Tank & Rast pulls in €600m of Roadster funding

    German service station operator Tank & Rast used its Roadster Finance entity to sell a dual tranche secured corporate bond on Friday. The deal raised €600m to help refinance a secured loan.

    • 01 Dec 2017
  • Securitization could open floodgate for green finance

    ABS market participants speaking on Thursday said they are confident that the use of securitization could open up the market for financing green initiatives, but a lack of standardization and regulatory hurdles could keep the market from going mainstream.

    • 30 Nov 2017

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Capital markets data from GlobalCapital


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 JPMorgan 84,338.77 404 5.87%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 84,129.70 379 5.85%
3 Citi 68,811.98 386 4.79%
4 Barclays 62,932.35 241 4.38%
5 Goldman Sachs 59,388.99 229 4.13%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 18,987.74 82 9.19%
2 Deutsche Bank 16,651.33 61 8.06%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,054.70 64 6.81%
4 UniCredit 12,047.08 52 5.83%
5 HSBC 11,205.29 61 5.43%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 3,863.89 45 7.26%
2 Goldman Sachs 3,593.75 29 6.75%
3 JPMorgan 3,391.91 36 6.37%
4 Deutsche Bank 3,241.44 30 6.09%
5 Credit Suisse 3,119.95 31 5.86%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 15,833.26 127 9.86%
2 Citi 11,539.69 98 7.19%
3 Goldman Sachs 11,025.83 85 6.87%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,994.65 101 6.85%
5 Barclays 10,908.60 83 6.79%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 20,417.95 85 6.43%
2 BNP Paribas 19,882.59 80 6.26%
3 Barclays 18,647.73 58 5.87%
4 Deutsche Bank 17,562.97 71 5.53%
5 Citi 17,203.79 68 5.42%