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  • SSP returns to US PP mart with scant Brexit premium

    SSP, the UK food and drinks retail operator, has sold US private placements (US PP) via Barclays and Bank of America. Pricing was similar to its PP debut last year, market participants said, which is a sign that, for the right UK credit, the market remains stable amid the Brexit storm.

    • 02:15 PM
  • CNH taps eager bond market for €600m at minimal NIP

    Despite a slight softness in the European corporate bond market at the end of Tuesday, Wednesday brought another strong deal. CNH Industrial, the agricultural machinery and lorries group backed by the Agnelli family, issued an eight year bond that was increased to €600m.

    • 20 Mar 2019
  • Moncler and Total bring year's second auction and a stick

    Two accelerated bookbuild transactions hit screens on Tuesday night, in Italian skiing jacket brand Moncler and Total, the French oil and gas company.

    • 20 Mar 2019
  • GlobalCapital ECM Award winners revealed

    GlobalCapital announced the winners of its 2018 Equity Capital Markets Awards at our annual Awards dinner in London on Tuesday night. Adyen, Knorr-Bremse, Netcompany and Neoen were among the deals that won prizes as company founders, CFOs and senior managers mingled with leading investment bankers.

    • 20 Mar 2019
  • CDP and Andalucia set tone for cool week in SSAs

    Triple B-rated Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) and Andalucia hit screens on Monday, with SSA bankers convinced the deals are indicative of the smaller types of trades expected in the week ahead.

    • 18 Mar 2019

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  • High yield buyers squeezed as stalwarts switch to investment grade

    High yield bond investors in Europe are getting squeezed from both sides, as formerly regular visitors to the market hit investment grade status, and new acquisition financings hit the loan market rather than bonds. Schaeffler’s blow-out debut in the investment grade bond market on Tuesday took out €1.5bn equivalent of former HY product.

    • 07:15 PM
  • Brexit holds no fear for Cerberus amid £6bn Granite refi

    Cerberus said this week that it expects to call the securitizations of the Granite book, Towd Point Mortgage Funding Granite1 and Granite2, suggesting the private equity investor is plotting a refinancing. This would mean marketing one of the largest ever UK mortgage deals in the middle of the final, fraught Brexit negotiations — a bold move, but increasingly inviting, as UK banks have rushed to take advantage of an improvement in sentiment this week. Owen Sanderson reports.

    • 03:45 PM
  • SSP returns to US PP mart with scant Brexit premium

    SSP, the UK food and drinks retail operator, has sold US private placements (US PP) via Barclays and Bank of America. Pricing was similar to its PP debut last year, market participants said, which is a sign that, for the right UK credit, the market remains stable amid the Brexit storm.

    • 02:15 PM
  • Investors rush to Embassy for India’s debut Reit IPO

    Blackstone-backed Embassy Office Parks Real Estate Investment Trust (Reit) has sealed the book for its Rp47.6bn ($694.3m) IPO well oversubscribed.

    • 07:15 AM
  • CNH taps eager bond market for €600m at minimal NIP

    Despite a slight softness in the European corporate bond market at the end of Tuesday, Wednesday brought another strong deal. CNH Industrial, the agricultural machinery and lorries group backed by the Agnelli family, issued an eight year bond that was increased to €600m.

    • 20 Mar 2019

Bank of America Merrill Lynch In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Mar 2019
Bookrunners of Global DCM 4 3 83,971.88 328 5.36% 6.27%
All International Bonds 3 2 77,638.40 289 6.65% 7.32%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 2 2 45,794.63 164 9.64% 9.92%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 3 6 6,912.92 41 6.86% 4.05%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 16 16 321.25 3 2.34% 2.58%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 8 5 19,860.89 63 4.78% 4.85%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 12 6 3,795.08 29 2.69% 4.78%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 3 1 20,331.32 77 6.35% 7.80%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 4 2 14,370.49 47 9.10% 9.73%
Global IB Revenue 3 3 1,237.40 1262 6.20% 6.36%
Global M&A Revenue 4 4 359.29 114 5.25% 6.06%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 1 2 235.96 374 8.24% 6.83%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 13 4 13.71 22 2.59% 4.57%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 4 4 195.76 75 5.29% 5.42%
Global FIG Revenue 3 5 299.89 590 6.24% 5.77%
EMEA M&A Revenue 4 5 114.20 33 6.18% 6.16%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 3 3 886.77 927 8.31% 8.15%
Americas M&A Revenue 5 4 211.36 61 5.07% 6.48%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 2 5 155.91 51 8.64% 6.25%
All Corporate Bonds 4 2 26,939.73 123 5.51% 5.79%
All Sterling Bonds 6 6 4,275.65 18 8.15% 6.50%
All Swiss Franc Bonds 14 83.41 1 0.68%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 1 1 18,927.40 87 10.50% 8.61%
Dollar Denominated DCM 3 1 57,795.38 237 8.00% 10.39%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 6 4 6,401.00 23 5.50% 8.54%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 1 1 18,781.97 66 11.42% 13.82%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 3 2 14,447.17 66 7.79% 11.21%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 3 4 4,628.16 33 7.68% 6.79%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 11 15 18,287.66 48 4.11% 2.77%
Bookrunners of European DCM 11 11 21,707.46 77 3.73% 3.61%
European Sovereign Bonds 10 15 3,533.19 5 3.75% 2.46%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 10 15 8,587.33 19 4.38% 2.33%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 14 7 387.15 5 2.38% 4.53%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 6 3 822.00 3 9.19% 8.89%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 14 21 247.58 3 2.83% 2.02%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 1 4 7,875.16 13 10.85% 6.06%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 1 4 7,875.16 13 10.85% 6.06%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds 2 12 7,471.18 17 8.24% 3.55%
Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds 9 13 4,345.89 17 4.23% 3.08%
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 20 7 481.01 4 0.90% 4.87%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 2 5 1,775.84 5 11.86% 9.44%
Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance 4 11 1,345.53 6 8.12% 2.77%
Bookrunners of all EMEA Equity-Linked ECM 5 554.91 3 12.77%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 9 6 2,806.30 24 3.10% 4.08%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 9 19 1,170.27 6 2.84% 1.49%
Bookrunners of G3 Syndicated Loans (Asia Pacific ex-Japan) 16 22 357.69 1 2.62% 1.60%
Australia DCM 9 11 1,111.33 3 3.05% 3.49%
Bookrunners of India DCM 11 15 138.64 1 2.91% 1.46%
Bookrunners of Singapore dollar DCM 8 18.39 1 0.57%
Dealer League Table EIB 6 4 1,783.87 5 7.58% 8.07%
Dealer League Table KfW 4 10 3,118.00 5 8.01% 6.14%
Dealer League Table IFC 3 4 164.45 2 10.69% 11.14%
Dealer League Table World Bank 12 4 230.33 4 1.95% 7.77%
Dealer League Table UK 1 2 1,719.76 2 25.00% 18.96%
Dealer League Table Austria 2 1 1,080.15 1 15.80% 20.00%
Dealer League Table IADB 5 2 540.92 3 11.17% 21.11%
Dealer League Table AfDB 6 113.51 1 3.91%
Dealer League Table ADB 3 2 281.00 1 18.51% 13.86%
Dealer League Table EBRD 9 227.86 1 6.28%
Dealer League Table BNG 3 7 1,268.72 6 8.50% 4.76%
Dealer League Table NWB 17 7 15.12 1 0.50% 9.15%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 1 1 987.09 6 20.68% 13.66%
Dealer League Table ESM 1 750.80 1 33.33%
Global Green Bonds 3 5 2,061.20 13 6.01% 6.47%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 100,398.91 396 8.28%
2 Citi 94,439.97 349 7.79%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 81,085.67 306 6.69%
4 Barclays 78,659.06 283 6.49%
5 HSBC 65,130.98 315 5.37%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 8,556.66 16 10.43%
2 Deutsche Bank 5,064.63 12 6.17%
3 Commerzbank Group 4,780.90 20 5.83%
4 BNP Paribas 4,451.03 21 5.43%
5 Citi 3,873.29 11 4.72%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 2,316.87 11 11.60%
2 Morgan Stanley 1,958.99 12 9.81%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,598.24 7 8.00%
4 JPMorgan 1,371.27 7 6.86%
5 UBS 1,219.50 7 6.10%