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  • Nordic Semiconductor completes $125m capital raising

    Nordic Semiconductor, the Norwegian maker of semiconductors, has completed an Nkr1.1bn ($125m) growth capital raising to fund M&A opportunities and an acceleration of its growth strategy.

    • 09 Sep 2020
  • DNB taps Swedish covered market for cheap funding

    DNB Boligkreditt did not waste any time waiting to tap its covered bond first issued last week, raising a further Skr500m on Thursday in order to capitalise on the attractiveness of the Swedish krona compared with other currencies.

    • 04 Sep 2020
  • DNB hits Skr sweet spot amid Nordic supply hopes

    DNB issued a Swedish krona covered bond on Thursday in a size large enough to qualify for the best treatment under the liquidity coverage ratio (LCR) and at a more competitive funding level than was available elsewhere. The deal was issued amid renewed hope that Nordic issuers will stay active in euro covered bonds this year.

    • 27 Aug 2020
  • DNB hits Swedish covered bond LCR sweet spot as Moody’s talks market up

    DNB successfully issued a Swedish krona covered bond on Thursday in a size large enough to qualify for the best treatment under the liquidity coverage ratio (LCR) and at a more competitive funding level than was available elsewhere. The deal emerges in the wake of a report from Moody’s which highlighted the strength of the Swedish covered bond market.

    • 27 Aug 2020
  • DNB turns to Swedish krona covered bonds as euro hopes abound

    Scope for Nordic covered bond issuance in euros is moderately positive, even in Sweden where some issuers could yet make a strategic return to euros despite the higher cost. Danes and Norwegians may also make an appearance in euros, but Finnish supply hopes are considered more limited.

    • 26 Aug 2020
  • Altera Shuttle Tankers taps transition-style green bond

    One of the more unusual green bonds of 2019, the $125m high yield issue for Teekay Shuttle Tankers, which operates ships serving the offshore oil industry, was tapped on Friday for $75m under the company's new name of Altera Shuttle Tankers.

    • 24 Aug 2020
  • Borregaard latest Norwegian to sign sustainability loan

    Borregaard, the Norwegian paper and chemicals company, has signed sustainability-linked credit facilities totalling Nkr1.5bn (€140m), days after Klaveness brought the loan structure to Norway’s shipping industry.

    • 09 Jul 2020
  • Crisis Talk — with Thor Tellefsen, head of funding at DNB

    DNB entered 2020 better capitalised than ever, and having taken the opportunity to get ahead with its regulatory funding at the end of last year, it was also better financed than ever. Even so, following the regulator's decision to delay implementation of MREL target by one year, DNB could return to the covered bond market in the latter half of 2020.

    • 01 Jun 2020
  • Volvo Car gets state backing in loan market

    Sweden’s Volvo Car, a car maker, has become the latest company under pressure from the coronavirus pandemic to sign a state-guaranteed loan, as bankers say that state support is essential to secure commercial bank loans for the worst affected sectors.

    • 22 May 2020
  • Norway's debut syndicated tap gets foreign investor boost

    Norway’s debut syndicated tap went off with a bang on Tuesday, attracting a bumper Nkr37bn ($3.7bn) order book. The deal’s success was driven in part by increased demand from foreign investors for Norwegian govvies.

    • 19 May 2020

DNB Bank ASA In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds 22 23 1.94 21 1.61% 2.00%
Dealer League Table EIB 23 18 0.19 2 0.34% 1.51%
Dealer League Table KfW 23 21 0.05 1 0.11% 0.77%
Dealer League Table NWB 18 0.05 1 0.58%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 376.57 1413 9.24%
2 BofA Securities 324.70 1237 7.97%
3 Citi 315.60 1194 7.74%
4 Goldman Sachs 228.62 803 5.61%
5 Barclays 217.30 861 5.33%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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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 %
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1 Goldman Sachs 7.32 38 14.80%
2 Credit Suisse 5.81 24 11.75%
3 BofA Securities 4.52 28 9.14%
4 JPMorgan 4.07 29 8.23%
5 Morgan Stanley 3.55 15 7.18%