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  • Peripheral banks bounce after positive SREP results

    Southern European banks were given a lift at the beginning of the week, when they emerged from the European Central Bank’s annual supervisory review and evaluation process (SREP) with their capital requirements broadly unchanged.

    • 11 Feb 2019
  • Digital Realty and Enel reopen green bond market

    On Friday, American data centre owner Digital Realty sold the first green corporate bond in euros of 2019, but investors did not have long to wait for the second one as Italian energy company Enel also chose to issue in the format.

    • 14 Jan 2019
  • Fears linger in FIG despite bumper week for issuance

    Banks broke in the new year with an outpouring of primary market sales this week. But an improved backdrop in the euro market has yet to convince anyone that their fears about 2019 might have been misplaced, with bankers warning that conditions could soon take a turn for the worse, writes Tyler Davies.

    • 10 Jan 2019
  • CaixaBank finds room to tighten 20bp for MREL senior

    CaixaBank was testing the strength of appetite for riskier debt instruments in the euro market on Thursday, bringing the lowest rated deal from bank so far this year.

    • 10 Jan 2019
  • Huge relief for Spanish banks after court reverses mortgage tax ruling

    Spanish banks were among the best performers in the debt and equity markets on Wednesday, after the country’s Supreme Court surprised market participants by reversing a ruling that would have meant that lenders were liable to pay stamp duty on mortgage loans.

    • 07 Nov 2018
  • Banks pounce on calmer conditions for non-preferred funding

    CaixaBank and Commerzbank proved popular in the euro market this week, after timing their latest non-preferred senior debt sales to perfection.

    • 18 Oct 2018
  • Caixa cashes MREL in amid stronger market tone

    CaixaBank proved popular this week on its return to the non-preferred senior bond market, raising €1bn and welcoming more than two times as many orders.

    • 17 Oct 2018
  • EDP, Schiphol and ALD swell green bond volumes

    One of Europe’s major electricity producers, Portugal’s EDP, sold its first green bond on Tuesday, aligning its fundraising with the company’s green principles. Meanwhile, Dutch airport owner and operator Royal Schiphol Group announced plans for its debut green bond. Both followed French vehicle leasing company ALD’s inaugural green bond.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • EDP joins the green party

    One of Europe’s major electricity producers, Portugal’s EDP sold its first green bond on Tuesday, aligning its fundraising with the company’s green principles.

    • 09 Oct 2018
  • Abengoa at it again: one more refinancing

    Abengoa, the Spanish renewable energy group, is seeking to convince its investors to engage in yet another rescue plan, which includes debt swaps with no cash coupons and new convertible bonds.

    • 01 Oct 2018

La Caixa In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Feb 2019

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 66,398.25 210 8.43%
2 JPMorgan 62,989.04 222 8.00%
3 Barclays 53,876.84 175 6.84%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 44,675.83 159 5.67%
5 Deutsche Bank 42,359.23 156 5.38%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,160.68 5 15.50%
2 Deutsche Bank 3,400.72 4 8.55%
3 Commerzbank Group 2,532.05 5 6.37%
4 Citi 2,513.95 6 6.32%
5 BNP Paribas 1,742.18 7 4.38%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 998.25 3 12.68%
2 Citi 693.55 2 8.81%
3 Morgan Stanley 606.80 4 7.71%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 509.34 3 6.47%
5 Jefferies LLC 409.89 4 5.21%