• Ball Corp’s €2bn M&A rocks HY as QE-pumped Europe gobbles up deals

    Europe's high yield market has made a remarkable comeback in the past fortnight, crowned this week when Ball Corp, the US can maker, priced a €2bn-equivalent bond, highlighting the bullishness of euro markets inflated by QE, writes Victor Jimenez.

    • 03 Dec 2015
  • Corporate bond market finishes good week with a flourish

    A tiring but positive week for syndicate bankers ended in a flurry of deals on Friday, as four issuers bathed in the ebullient tone of the corporate bond market.

    • 20 Nov 2015
  • Vesteda builds familiarity with its second unsecured offering

    Dutch residential property company Vesteda issued a €300m unsecured bond — its second ever — on Tuesday, the same day as Hammerson, another real estate company, was issuing in sterling.

    • 22 Oct 2015
  • Vesteda builds familiarity with second unsecured offering

    Vesteda, the Dutch residential property company, issued a €300m unsecured bond, its second, on Tuesday, on the same day as Hammerson, another real estate company, was issuing in sterling.

    • 21 Oct 2015
  • Enexis brings good vibes to corp bonds

    Enexis, the Dutch electricity grid operator, issued a €500m bond on Tuesday and achieved a six times oversubscribed book, which syndicate bankers hailed as potentially reinvigorating Europe's corporate bond new issue market.

    • 15 Oct 2015
  • Cunning megabrew merger will need lots of debt — but not too much

    The third largest takeover is on. Brewer SABMiller has agreed to be bought by Anheuser-Busch InBev for £68bn, in a deal that shows continued investment confidence in Africa — one of the main attractions of SABMiller for InBev, which is weak in the continent — bucking the trend of pullback from emerging markets.

    • 14 Oct 2015
  • Enexis brings hope for new vigour in corp bonds

    Enexis, the Dutch electricity grid operator, issued a €500m bond on Tuesday and achieved a six times oversubscribed book, which syndicate bankers hailed as potentially reinvigorating Europe's corporate bond new issue market.

    • 13 Oct 2015
  • Nederlandse Gasunie prints tight on €300m no-grow

    Nederlandse Gasunie closed a €300m no-grow floater on Friday, attracting an order book of around €550m for the three year notes.

    • 09 Oct 2015
  • Investors, issuers take a trip overseas

    Japan’s corporate bond issuers are facing razor-thin pricing in their domestic market, able to get away with thinner spreads than they have pulled off for years. But the new spread environment has not made everyone happy — and bond volumes have tumbled as a result. Matthew Thomas reports.

    • 28 Sep 2015

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 29.61 88 8.60%
2 JPMorgan 23.76 85 6.90%
3 Barclays 20.64 81 5.99%
4 BofA Securities 19.82 71 5.76%
5 BNP Paribas 16.27 62 4.73%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 60.84 264 7.99%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 47.68 243 6.26%
3 JPMorgan 35.73 111 4.69%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 34.28 171 4.50%
5 UniCredit 33.71 188 4.43%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 0.75 7 12.00%
2 Morgan Stanley 0.70 5 11.15%
3 JPMorgan 0.58 5 9.31%
4 Citi 0.48 4 7.75%
5 Goldman Sachs 0.43 3 6.92%