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  • Banks question capital buffers after stressful year

    Bank capital has gone back under the microscope during the coronavirus pandemic, with policymakers asking themselves whether the Basel III rules can work as intended. Tyler Davies reports.

    • 17 Dec 2020
  • Sabadell bonds battered after BBVA merger talks end

    Banco de Sabadell’s debt securities took a nose-dive in the secondary market on Friday morning, after the Spanish lender said that it had failed to agree on the terms of a merger with BBVA.

    • 27 Nov 2020
  • Spanish, UK bank deal-making heats up

    The banking landscape in Spain and the UK is set to change, amid pressure on banks' profitability, after a flurry of announcements this week.

    • 19 Nov 2020
  • BBVA bonds soar amid sale of US subsidiary

    BBVA said on Monday that it had reached an agreement to sell its US subsidiary to PNC Financial Services. The Spanish bank’s bonds rallied sharply on the news of the deal, which will increase its main capital ratios by as much as 300bp.

    • 16 Nov 2020
  • Banks will carry on 'looking at windows' in earnings season

    Market participants expect that bank debt issuance activity will slow down in anticipation of earnings season over the next few weeks. But deal arrangers suggest banks will still be keen to access the primary market during this period, should conditions remain favourable.

    • 13 Jul 2020

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  • Spain EUR10bn 0.1% Apr 31

    • 14 Jan 2021
  • ¿El Clásico? Spain's big 10yr shocks after losing €75bn of orders

    A book of more than €55bn for a €10bn bond priced with a new issue premium of 1bp would be a gratifying outcome for any sovereign issuer. But Wednesday's syndication for Spain instead attracted robust criticism over price moves during bookbuilding which derailed what was on course to be the biggest order book in bond market history.

    • 14 Jan 2021
  • Spain loses over €75bn of orders after ‘shocking’ price move

    In a dramatic and unprecedented turn of events on Wednesday, Spain went from being on track to attract the biggest ever order book for a bond issue to losing more than half of its orders, as it slashed the spread of its new 10 year syndicated bond, leaving either a negative or very skinny new issue premium.

    • 14 Jan 2021
  • NorteGas finds spark after market turns cool

    NorteGas, the Spanish gas distribution company, won strong demand from investors on Thursday, despite syndicate bankers worrying that the market was softening.

    • 14 Jan 2021
  • Sabadell sells first bond since end of merger talks with BBVA

    Banco Sabadell cut a lone figure on Friday as it ventured out into a quieter market to print a €500m tier two — its first bond since the proposed merger with BBVA fell through last November,

    • 08 Jan 2021

BBVA In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 23 17 2.16 19 1.48% 1.71%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 25 23 0.01 27 1.51% 1.27%
All Corporate Bonds 18 41 1.02 3 1.60% 0.66%
Dollar Denominated DCM 22 25 1.03 3 1.13% 0.98%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 11 34 0.89 2 2.87% 0.46%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 24 32 0.13 1 1.25% 0.49%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 22 25 0.31 1 0.96% 1.04%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 17 22 6.79 49 1.57% 1.30%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 17 22 6.79 49 1.57% 1.30%
Dealer League Table Spain 4 6.75 4 11.90%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 28.16 118 8.09%
2 Citi 27.35 87 7.86%
3 BofA Securities 20.32 74 5.84%
4 BNP Paribas 19.76 67 5.68%
5 HSBC 19.56 72 5.62%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 60.87 123 14.06%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 28.59 93 6.60%
3 Santander 25.41 90 5.87%
4 JPMorgan 23.88 61 5.52%
5 UniCredit 21.51 103 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 0.94 4 13.47%
2 Goldman Sachs 0.78 5 11.09%
3 Credit Suisse 0.67 3 9.64%
4 HSBC 0.61 3 8.77%
5 BofA Securities 0.61 2 8.70%