• Vestas makes debut in sustainability-linked loans

    Vestas, the Danish wind turbine maker, has signed a €2bn-equivalent facility linked to key performance indicators around sustainability. It was the first time the borrower has structured bank debt in this way.

    • 30 Apr 2021
  • Pandora adds sustainability gem to bank debt

    Pandora, the Danish jewellery maker, has signed a €950m sustainability-linked loan and in the process become the latest company to repay, early, coronavirus pandemic crisis funding taken out last year.

    • 29 Apr 2021
  • Solidium raises €280m from SSAB selldown

    Solidium, the organisation that manages the investments of the Finnish government, has reduced its stake in SSAB after the steel maker reported a strong set of first quarter earnings.

    • 27 Apr 2021
  • Finnair negotiates loan covenant as losses rise

    Finnair has renegotiated the covenants on its €175m revolving credit facility, as the company endured a quarter of sizeable losses and increased its annual cost savings target for the third time since the coronavirus pandemic began.

    • 27 Apr 2021
  • Danfoss and Coca-Cola EP bring swathe of bonds

    Danfoss, a Danish engineering firm, and UK bottling company Coca-Cola European Partners found the biggest demand at longer maturities in their multi-tranche bond issues on Wednesday, as inflation fears fade from Europe’s corporate debt market.

    • 21 Apr 2021
  • Post-results Scandie credit pipeline builds

    A handful of borrowers are circling the Nordic markets with an eye to printing after the end of first quarter results. But the looming blackouts have not deterred every type of credit from tapping the market as a range of corporate, covered bond and financial issuers placed paper this week.

    • 16 Apr 2021
  • SSA pair look to Scandinavia

    Norwegian krone SSA supply is outpacing Swedish kronor so far this year, driven in part by a demand for zero risk weighted assets in the market. Among the latest names to access the Norwegian market is the African Development Bank, which sold a new social bond as part of a dual-currency issue.

    • 15 Apr 2021
  • Berlin Hyp draws blueprint for bank SLBs

    Berlin Hyp has this week become the first financial institution to issue a sustainability-linked bond. Market participants were divided over whether the structure helped the issuer to achieve better deal terms, but the innovative trade will give other banks an important example to follow.

    • 13 Apr 2021
  • Rare names to fill post-Easter pipeline

    Esoteric names from the FIG market are expected to fill the post-Easter issuance pipeline to take advantage on the constructive market conditions on offer.

    • 08 Apr 2021
  • Santander Consumer Bank EUR500m 0.125% Apr 26 senior

    • 08 Apr 2021
  • FIG market takes courage from strong deal dynamics post-Easter

    Three banks jumped into the euro senior market after the Easter break on Tuesday, benefitting from stable demand and printing with low new issue concessions.

    • 06 Apr 2021

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 92.59 388 8.96%
2 Citi 85.30 278 8.25%
3 BofA Securities 63.15 265 6.11%
4 Barclays 58.01 223 5.61%
5 Deutsche Bank 55.74 184 5.39%

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 Goldman Sachs 2.07 11 10.42%
2 BofA Securities 1.40 6 7.01%
3 Citi 1.37 7 6.87%
4 Morgan Stanley 1.36 6 6.85%
5 JPMorgan 1.31 7 6.59%