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  • Green covered bonds can fill CBPP3’s void

    DNB Boligkreditt showed this week that borrowers have a very good incentive to consider issuing green covered bonds, especially now that the European Central Bank has signalled its intention to reduce net buying of assets under the Covered Bond Purchase Programme (CBPP3) to zero by December.

    • 14 Jun 2018
  • DNB's 'landmark' green debut prices in line with France

    DNB Boligkreditt priced its inaugural green covered bond this week, paying a smaller new issue premium than core European names, but still attracting a large and granular order book in a short time frame.

    • 12 Jun 2018
  • Nordic banks join forces to tackle KYC needs

    Five Nordic banks have banded together for a Nordic Know Your Customer (KYC) venture that would cater to large and mid-sized Nordic corporates — an example of the kind of shared infrastructure project that banks need to bring their costs down.

    • 07 Jun 2018
  • Salmon producer Marine Harvest reels in euro bond

    The world’s largest salmon producer, Marine Harvest, sold the Nordic fish farming industry’s first bond for five years last week and as the industry scales up sources say a wave of issuance from the sector could be on the way.

    • 04 Jun 2018
  • DNB to issue green covered bonds

    DNB is preparing to issue its first green covered bond, the proceeds of which will be used to fund the most energy efficient residential mortgages in Norway. The prospective deal has been structured in line with the Green Bond Principles and will be endorsed by Sustainalytics.

    • 30 May 2018
  • DNB breaks callable tier two record

    DNB Bank ASA issued €600m of tier two debt on Tuesday, beating Svenska Handelsbanken’s record set last month as the tightest 10 year non-call five tier two issued since the financial crisis.

    • 13 Mar 2018
  • Stark brings buyout bonds in HY amid Italian election suspense

    A debut trade from Stark Group, the Nordic building materials supplier, gave high yield investors their first chance to invest in single-B rated bonds in about a month. The deal announcement arrived while market participants were still assessing the victory of Eurosceptic parties in the weekend's general election in Italy.

    • 05 Mar 2018
  • Itiviti targets hot lev loan market

    In stark contrast with a mute high yield bond market, leveraged loan investors were expecting more than €5bn of new deals on Monday, including a $725m-equivalent deal from Swedish trade technology provider Itiviti, which includes a triple-C rated second lien.

    • 19 Feb 2018
  • Non-eurozone covered issuers favour fives

    DNB Boligkreditt and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce this week issued the first five year covered bonds of the year and found strong demand, even though there was a sensitivity around the final spread.

    • 18 Jan 2018
  • Sovereigns could star in growing Nordic green bond market

    Bankers expect further fast growth in Nordic green bond issuance in 2018, including a good chance of sovereign deals, with Sweden a leading candidate.

    • 05 Jan 2018

DNB Bank ASA In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 21 26 2,558.01 4 1.98% 0.94%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 25 44 1,208.82 14 0.97% 0.27%
Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds 23 24 2,498.75 20 1.71% 1.65%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 20 20 415.90 10 1.18% 1.13%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 14 17 948.72 21 2.38% 1.93%
Bookrunners of all EMEA Equity-Linked ECM 18 87.50 1 1.08%
Dealer League Table Nordic Investment Bank 11 219.85 3 3.80%
Global Green Bonds 24 63 610.53 5 1.08% 0.23%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Citi 184,818.78 719 7.97%
2 JPMorgan 175,652.00 792 7.58%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 168,550.00 563 7.27%
4 Barclays 147,280.18 514 6.35%
5 HSBC 128,062.21 594 5.52%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 28,912.55 42 8.64%
2 Citi 19,639.79 51 5.87%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 18,198.32 63 5.44%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 17,193.43 72 5.14%
5 BNP Paribas 16,639.66 78 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 8,528.32 38 9.23%
2 JPMorgan 8,142.46 34 8.81%
3 Citi 7,179.38 39 7.77%
4 UBS 5,926.29 19 6.41%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,787.10 31 5.18%