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  • Aldesa, Nexi out with high yield refis

    Despite expectations of a slowdown in the pace of issuance in the European high yield market, two borrowers brought €2.9bn of new bonds this week. Both issuers, Spanish construction firm Aldesa and Italian banking payments group Nexi, marketed refinancing deals.

    • 01 May 2018
  • Iberdrola forced to sell second green hybrid at bargain yield

    Spanish utility Iberdrola had significant success with its debut green hybrid bond in November when it received €3.2bn of orders. However, its second such bond failed to tighten from initial price thoughts when it was issued this week.

    • 22 Mar 2018
  • Social bond achieves much tighter print than green bond

    Two new SRI corporate bonds were priced on Monday, but with very different results. Iberdrola’s green hybrid bond failed to tighten from initial price thoughts, while Danone’s debut social bond had to pay just 2bp of premium.

    • 19 Mar 2018
  • Telefonica nine year connects with investors

    Expectations for a busy week in the investment grade corporate market were maintained despite only Telefonica taking advantage of good primary conditions on Monday, as it sold a benchmark nine year bond in euros.

    • 15 Jan 2018
  • Eight year feast not sweet for all on Tuesday

    Four new investment grade corporate bond issues in euros and one in sterling ensured European investors were much busier on Tuesday than they had been on Monday.

    • 21 Nov 2017
  • Galp return, Fenosa green keep corps flow hot

    Italian corporate issuers have dominated bond issuance in recent weeks but Wednesday brought a pair from Iberia, as two energy suppliers took advantage of the market's hot conditions.

    • 08 Nov 2017
  • Catalonia dreams of being a Luxembourg for co-op bank issuance

    The ministry for the economy of Catalonia, the rebellious region seeking independence from Spain, is working on a white paper on what role the potential new state will play in international markets. The document reveals an aspiration to become a hub for co-operative and ethical bank issuance.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Iberdrola starts to feel the benefit of an outstanding green curve

    On Wednesday, Spanish electricity utility Iberdrola became the third corporate issuer in a week to print a green bond in euros. The €750m 10 year deal took the total corporate green bonds issued since the summer break to €1.95bn.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • Iberdrola taps into strong green bond bid

    On Wednesday, Spanish electricity utility Iberdrola became the third corporate issuer in a week to print a green bond in euros. The €750m 10 year deal took the total corporate green bonds issued since the summer break to €1.95bn.

    • 06 Sep 2017
  • Bankia squeezes pricing on debut AT1

    Bankia paid a very slim new issue premium for its debut additional tier one deal on Thursday, as investors showed they were willing to support two tightly priced trades from riskier Spanish banks in two days.

    • 06 Jul 2017

La Caixa In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 May 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 164,197.28 637 7.95%
2 JPMorgan 154,023.20 666 7.46%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 148,673.66 492 7.20%
4 Barclays 126,568.82 444 6.13%
5 HSBC 110,180.81 519 5.34%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 25,941.92 30 9.52%
2 Citi 16,837.08 38 6.18%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 15,661.30 47 5.75%
4 Deutsche Bank 14,193.64 44 5.21%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,028.84 31 4.78%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 6,961.44 31 9.19%
2 JPMorgan 6,815.38 29 8.99%
3 UBS 5,503.59 15 7.26%
4 Citi 5,145.98 30 6.79%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,303.27 25 5.68%