• 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
  • High grade corporate issuers find roaring reception from market as window narrows

    Risk appetite has returned to the high grade corporate bond market this week, as investors looked to snap up what they could before presidential election volatility and earnings blackouts create a desolate primary market.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • Rare trio take contrasting approaches to senior mart

    Argenta Spaarbank, Belfius Bank and Jyske Bank took differing approaches to sell €500m no-grow senior bonds this week — Argenta offered a substantial new issue premium, while the latter pair pushed their pricing close to fair value.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • Bankers exalt pricing power in European AT1 market

    Crédit Agricole and Nykredit Realkredit were able to push aggressively on pricing in the additional tier one (AT1) market this week, as they took advantage of favourable supply and demand dynamics.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • Immofinanz and Heimstaden Bostad push real estate risk through market

    Europe’s investment grade corporate bond market saw trades from the Covid-19 rocked real estate sector on Thursday, with Immofinanz and Heimstaden Bostad attracting less demand than recent similarly rated trades.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • Rare pair prints senior in euro FIG market

    A pair of infrequent issuers, Belfius Bank and Jyske Bank, tapped a strong market on Thursday with a pair of senior deals. The conducive environment is expected to wane as banks enter blackout periods, and prospective deals will have to vie with volatility around the US presidential election.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • EBRD prints record Sofr deal

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development ventured out to raise its largest ever bond linked to the secured overnight financing rate (Sofr) this week in what otherwise a thin week for issuance in dollars.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • Sweden launches two year dollar benchmark

    Sweden hit the dollar market on Tuesday, raising $2.5bn with a two year benchmark in what is likely to be the week’s only SSA dollar supply.

    • 06 Oct 2020
  • Nykredit returns to AT1 with tightly priced deal

    Nykredit Realkredit was set to launch its first additional tier one (AT1) in over five years on Tuesday, tightening its pricing by more than 50bp to close in on a level that looked close to fair value.

    • 06 Oct 2020
  • Sweden preps two year dollars

    Sweden is preparing to issue a two year dollar bond in what is likely one of the final syndicated deals from eurozone sovereigns this year.

    • 05 Oct 2020
  • Eni, Arkema and Lundbeck line up IG corporate firsts

    A trio of firsts are coming to the high grade corporate bond market this week, with a debut hybrid from Italian oil and gas firm Eni, a green first for French chemicals company Arkema and a postponed entry to the Eurobond market for Danish pharmaceutical firm Lundbeck.

    • 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
  • Bluestep soars with second Swedish success

    By offering a hefty pick-up over national champions, Bluestep Bank, a Swedish non-standard mortgage lender, attracted a hefty order book for the second deal from its newly established covered bond platform this week.

    • 02 Oct 2020

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 470.14 1814 9.15%
2 Citi 404.19 1507 7.86%
3 BofA Securities 394.54 1538 7.68%
4 Barclays 279.52 1124 5.44%
5 Goldman Sachs 276.75 994 5.38%

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 15.02 99 9.43%
2 Goldman Sachs 14.42 78 9.06%
3 Morgan Stanley 13.92 61 8.74%
4 Citi 11.78 66 7.40%
5 BofA Securities 11.22 56 7.05%