• Envision Energy goes green with $300m debut

    China’s Envision Energy Overseas Capital Co grabbed $300m from a green bond on Thursday after weeks of wooing investors. But price discovery posed a challenge because of renewable companies coming under pressure recently.

    • 20 Apr 2018
  • Unilever Spreads displays €1bn LBO bond in market for all sizes

    After selling €4.6bn of loans in March, Unilever Spreads unveiled the €1bn high yield bond portion of its leveraged buyout funding package on Wednesday. But as well as jumbo deals, other borrowers with smaller offerings are also vying for investor attention.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • SoftBank smooths IPO path with HY refi

    Japanese telecoms group Softbank opened the week in the European high yield market with a multi-billion refinancing deal to redeem its old 2013 bonds — and delete a covenant that could get in the way of its flotation.

    • 17 Apr 2018
  • Mannai brings more Qatari paper with chunky yield

    After the Qatari sovereign launched its $12bn triple tranche return to the bond market last week, Mannai Corporate, a conglomerate from the country, is following it into the market this week. Mannai is looking to print a senior perpetual non-call five Reg S only dollar bond. It will be the company’s debut in the bond market.

    • 17 Apr 2018
  • Unibail finds willing buyers for Westfield refi

    French shopping centre operator Unibail-Rodamco said in December it planned to sell around €2bn of bonds to refinance the bridge loan it has taken on to fund its $15.7bn acquisition of its Australian peer Westfield Corp. On Monday, it brought the deal to market and received reassuring demand.

    • 16 Apr 2018
  • Cautious week as US investors fret over bombs not bonds

    A decent start to the week gave way to caution as escalating geopolitical concerns slammed the brakes on US high-grade dollar supply.

    • 12 Apr 2018
  • Borrowers drive €3bn B train into ruffled market

    European high yield bond issuers roadshowed for seven lower rated new offerings this week, leaving behind the quiet of the post-Easter recess. What followed was a vigorous tug of war over pricing and terms in which bankers and investors claimed different victories.

    • 12 Apr 2018
  • KoRes steers through challenges for $500m bond

    Korea Resources Corp (KoRes) navigated a number of hurdles to complete its $500m bond on Tuesday to imminently refinance maturing notes. The company found plenty of support for its annual issuance, but only after it offered a juicy premium to investors.

    • 11 Apr 2018
  • Chinese property companies nab dollar bonds

    China SCE Property Holdings and Powerlong Real Estate Holdings paid up to complete their dollar bonds on Tuesday, but the new issue premiums were widely expected by bankers.

    • 11 Apr 2018
  • Piaggio refi helps HY issuance rebound

    Italian scooter maker Piaggio announced a high yield bond roadshow on Tuesday, the seventh issuer to do so in five days as volumes continue to rebound after a difficult February.

    • 10 Apr 2018
  • Investors plug into SK Telecom’s bond

    Korea’s SK Telecom Co (SKT) found exceptional demand for its dollar bond on Monday — the company’s first offshore deal in more than five years — allowing it to price with a single-digit premium.

    • 10 Apr 2018
  • GM’s cereal killer, Salesforce kicks like a mule

    General Mills put the investment grade corporate dollar market back on a more positive course this week with a tightly priced trade that paved the way for a rebound in supply.

    • 05 Apr 2018
  • Mannai queue jumps sovereign in hope of reviving Qatari bonds

    Mannai Corp, a Qatari conglomerate, looks set to bring the first public bond from the country since the Gulf diplomatic crisis erupted last summer.

    • 05 Apr 2018
  • Mannai jumps ahead of sovereign to revive Qatar bonds

    Mannai Corporation looks set to bring the first public bond from Qatar since the Gulf diplomatic crisis erupted last summer.

    • 03 Apr 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 137,896.20 520 8.00%
2 JPMorgan 130,231.13 538 7.56%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114,761.69 387 6.66%
4 Barclays 100,608.22 360 5.84%
5 Goldman Sachs 98,196.23 277 5.70%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 24,749.48 24 10.81%
2 Citi 15,693.04 32 6.85%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,349.04 39 6.27%
4 Deutsche Bank 13,118.70 35 5.73%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,117.87 27 5.29%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,917.47 27 10.37%
2 JPMorgan 4,392.28 22 7.70%
3 Citi 4,170.20 23 7.31%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,055.26 23 7.11%
5 UBS 2,631.24 9 4.61%