• 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 JPMorgan 367.86 1366 9.25%
2 BofA Securities 316.72 1193 7.96%
3 Citi 307.59 1151 7.74%
4 Goldman Sachs 221.20 768 5.56%
5 Barclays 209.93 831 5.28%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 60.47 120 14.19%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 28.28 91 6.64%
3 Santander 25.17 89 5.91%
4 JPMorgan 23.88 61 5.60%
5 UniCredit 21.17 100 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 7.04 37 15.71%
2 Credit Suisse 5.77 23 12.86%
3 BofA Securities 4.28 26 9.56%
4 JPMorgan 3.61 27 8.04%
5 Morgan Stanley 3.08 13 6.88%