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  • Teekay preps ‘green bond’ to fund new oil tanker fleet

    Teekay Shuttle Tankers has mandated a $150m “green bond” to fund new oil tankers built to the firm’s “e-shuttle” standards. The deal raises questions about the logic of using green-branded debt instruments to fund fossil fuel extraction.

    • 01 Oct 2019
  • Gothenburg debuts new green bond framework

    The City of Gothenburg sold a new dual tranche green bond on Tuesday, raising a combined Skr1.8bn across fixed and floating rate tranches. The note was the first printed under its new updated green bond framework.

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • MTNs slip through as public market resumes

    Issuance is starting to resume after the summer break; however, this week a booming public market drew away investor and issuer attention from MTNs. Despite this, a range of established SSA, FIG and corporate borrowers have slipped in, with deals across core, niche and EM currencies.

    • 30 Aug 2019
  • KfW gets bumper Nokkie green light

    KfW brought its revamped green framework to the Norwegian krone market to print a deal on Tuesday. Later that week, strong demand from domestic and international investors let the issuer increase the note to a record breaking size, printing the largest Nokkie green bond across any asset class.

    • 22 Aug 2019
  • Scandi taps flow again after summer break

    Volumes are growing across the spectrum in the Scandinavian MTN markets, as issuers and bankers return from their summer holidays. Meanwhile, bankers are expecting Scandinavian investors to move further out along the credit curve in response to negative yields as dovish Nordic central bank tones could lead to a bullish Scandinavian market.

    • 13 Aug 2019
  • Borr Drilling rises after listing on the New York Stock Exchange

    Borr Drilling Ltd, the Norwegian oil and gas drilling services company, has completed its secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange. Raising $46.5m of fresh capital and diversifying its shareholder register following a $645m debt refinancing in June.

    • 31 Jul 2019
  • NatWest makes krona debut as Avida raises AT1

    Three Nordic banks and one British bank placed paper in Swedish krona this week. NatWest Markets made its debut in the currency, while Scandinavian-based Avida Finans printed its first AT1. Avida Finans plans to follow this debut AT1 with a future stock exchange listing.

    • 21 Jun 2019
  • Favourable spreads offer SSA MTN sterling spree

    Three SSA borrowers issued a total of £200m ($255m) of medium-term notes in response to an inquiry for three year non-call one fixed rate sterling bonds on Tuesday — which probably all sold to the same buyer — amid an uptick of paper in the currency.

    • 13 Jun 2019
  • Bankers expect busy corp bond week as markets rise on holiday

    This week is set to be busy in Europe's investment grade corporate bond market, despite yet another dead day on Monday because of public holidays. Equities rose on Monday and sentiment is good; market participants have decided they are comfortable with what they got from the European Central Bank on Thursday.

    • 10 Jun 2019
  • Norwegian Property raises Nkr950m despite tough market

    While four new issuers were squeezing into the euro corporate bond market on Wednesday, Norwegian Property, an unrated real estate investment company, slipped a Nkr950m (€97m) three tranche deal into the market.

    • 07 Jun 2019

DNB Bank ASA In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $b No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Oct 2019
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 16 22 3.78 17 2.46% 1.47%
Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds 23 26 4.11 41 1.96% 1.65%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 23 20 0.55 24 0.83% 1.20%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 22 21 0.84 20 1.19% 1.68%
Dealer League Table EIB 18 0.73 10 1.32%
Dealer League Table KfW 22 0.41 4 0.52%
Dealer League Table Nordic Investment Bank 8 15 0.23 3 5.69% 2.21%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 327.28 1491 8.49%
2 Citi 298.99 1274 7.76%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 257.28 1079 6.67%
4 Barclays 234.16 962 6.07%
5 HSBC 189.51 1039 4.92%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 37.08 171 7.23%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 35.71 154 6.96%
3 JPMorgan 29.35 74 5.72%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 24.21 68 4.72%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 23.67 111 4.61%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 10.13 66 9.93%
2 Morgan Stanley 9.41 44 9.22%
3 Goldman Sachs 8.72 45 8.55%
4 Citi 6.71 51 6.58%
5 UBS 5.28 29 5.17%