• Borrowers drive €3bn B train into ruffled market

    European high yield bond issuers roadshowed for seven lower rated new offerings this week, leaving behind the quiet of the post-Easter recess. What followed was a vigorous tug of war over pricing and terms in which bankers and investors claimed different victories.

    • 12 Apr 2018
  • Eighteen banks deliver $6.43bn six trancher for ChemChina

    China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) enlisted the help of 18 lead managers to sell a six tranche bond in two currencies on Wednesday.

    • 08 Mar 2018
  • Juicy yields attract investors to ChemChina

    China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) has raised $6.4bn from a six-tranche transaction in euros and dollars to refinance debt taken for Syngenta’s acquisition. The issuer was willing to pay up to take more on the long end of the curve, with the juicy premium summoning a book of more than $15bn at its peak.

    • 08 Mar 2018
  • New rule powers big bid for Alliander hybrid refi

    Two weeks after rating agency S&P softened its stance on the early refinancing of hybrid instruments, Dutch energy distributor Alliander became the first issuer to take advantage when it sold a successful hybrid deal alongside a tender offer for a hybrid bond it issued just over four years ago.

    • 01 Feb 2018
  • Investors show strong support for Alliander hybrid refinancing

    Following an investor call on Monday, Dutch energy distributor Alliander received overwhelming support on Tuesday for a new €500m hybrid bond issued alongside a tender offer for its existing €500m 3.25% hybrid. The final order book was more than €3.5bn.

    • 30 Jan 2018
  • Alliander set for record low hybrid refi under new S&P rules

    Dutch energy distributor Alliander announced plans for a new euro hybrid on Monday, alongside a tender offer for the company’s outstanding hybrid. The issuer’s ratings could allow it to set a new low for the product's pricing.

    • 29 Jan 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 134,174.05 511 7.88%
2 JPMorgan 128,971.84 533 7.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114,226.50 384 6.71%
4 Barclays 99,213.66 356 5.83%
5 Goldman Sachs 97,629.05 275 5.73%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 20,423.32 23 9.47%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,215.71 38 6.59%
3 Deutsche Bank 13,118.70 35 6.08%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,117.87 27 5.62%
5 Citi 11,366.88 31 5.27%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,907.08 27 10.40%
2 JPMorgan 4,381.89 22 7.72%
3 Citi 4,165.68 23 7.34%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,050.74 23 7.13%
5 UBS 2,626.72 9 4.63%