• MTN investors on hold ahead of election

    A number of MTN investors are waiting for the result of the US election before committing themselves to the market, meaning next week is set to be a quiet one.

    • 23 Oct 2020
  • Senior trio make most of opportunistic window

    Three banks rode out a volatile bond market this week, printing senior deals amid positive sentiment caused by talks making it seem an agreement about a new US Covid-19 stimulus package was closer on Tuesday.

    • 22 Oct 2020
  • Bank pair taps 'rollercoaster' euro market

    A pair of banks made opportunistic moves into a euro market buoyed by positive headlines around a potential US stimulus bill on Wednesday. France’s Crédit Mutuel Arkéa and Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group each tapped for senior paper, raising €500m a piece.

    • 21 Oct 2020
  • Deal flurry shows rewards await the quick and the brave in FIG

    FIG borrowers may be well funded, but rates are low and market conditions are good enough to support opportunistic issuance — as was shown this week by a slate of deals across the capital structure. Given a volatile end to 2020 is likely, issuers will need to stay alert and take advantage of funding windows as they arise, write Frank Jackman and Bill Thornhill.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • Nordic banks to finish 2020 with PPs

    Nordic banks are likely to focus on smaller private placements for the rest of the year, with many already having enough liquidity that they do not need to print new benchmarks.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • KfW readies seven year euro benchmark

    KfW mandated banks for a seven year euro benchmark on Monday, a deal which was already expected to arrive this week and could well be the German agency’s final public deal in the currency this year.

    • 12 Oct 2020
  • Munich Airport seeks cash in Schuldschein market

    Munich Airport has launched a Schuldschein with an initial target of €200m, the first airport to enter the market since a flurry of deals in March as the coronavirus pandemic hit Europe.

    • 09 Oct 2020
  • Land NRW EUR2.4bn 0% Oct 35 sustainability bond

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • KfW rumoured for next week as Saxony sells only half of seven year bond

    KfW could be set to hit screens with a euro benchmark next week in what may be its final public deal in the currency this year, according to bankers. The bond is likely to come with a seven year maturity, a tenor that the Free State of Saxony struggled with on Thursday, finishing with the book only around half covered.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • Amprion powers into Schuldschein market

    German electricity transmission firm Amprion launched Schuldschein and Namensschuldverschreibungen (NSV) notes on Wednesday, becoming the first borrower to launch a deal into the market this month. Bankers are gearing up for a busy fourth quarter.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • EFSF hits screens with dual tranche, big size expected

    The European Financial Stability Facility mandated banks on Monday to lead a euro dual tranche transaction in what could be the issuer’s first and final outing of the fourth quarter.

    • 05 Oct 2020
  • SRI wave rolls on through SSA mart

    Green, social and sustainable issuance has dominated the supranational and agency bond market for a whole month, consistently outpacing conventional supply. That trend looks set to continue with three SRI deals already on screens.

    • 05 Oct 2020
  • Sustainability-linked pricing to reach CBs after green wave

    The sustainability-linked debt structure, which has already spread from the loan market to corporate bonds, has made its first appearance in a convertible bond, with a deal by Dürr. CB specialists expect it will take root in that asset class too. Jon Hay and Aidan Gregory report.

    • 01 Oct 2020
  • BNG prints longest ever sustainability bond

    Bank Nederlandse Gementeen kicked off a busy week for socially responsible bond issuance by public sector borrowers with a well-received 12 year sustainable bond, its longest ever deal in that format.

    • 01 Oct 2020
  • Bremen sells less than half of €500m bond

    The City of Bremen was heavily undersubscribed as it came to the market with an eight year bond on Thursday, in what is the region’s second consecutive public deal that has failed to reach full subscription.

    • 01 Oct 2020

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 489.01 1888 9.11%
2 Citi 416.45 1561 7.76%
3 BofA Securities 413.75 1593 7.71%
4 Barclays 291.97 1168 5.44%
5 Goldman Sachs 285.52 1028 5.32%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
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 %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 15.76 106 9.28%
2 Morgan Stanley 15.48 65 9.12%
3 Goldman Sachs 14.87 82 8.75%
4 Citi 12.56 72 7.40%
5 BofA Securities 11.86 62 6.98%