• Banco del Estado de Chile makes Aussie return

    A pair of emerging market banks placed MTNs this week. In Australian dollars, Banco del Estado de Chile printed a 10 year note on Tuesday, while on Monday, Qatar National bank placed short end dollar paper.

    • 27 Jun 2019
  • NIBC suffers 15% increase in RWAs after TRIM review

    NIBC Bank said on Tuesday that its risk-weighted asset base would grow by more than €1bn, as a result of the European Central Bank’s targeted review of internal models (TRIM). Model changes demanded by the Dutch regulator made its common equity tier one (CET1) ratio slump from 18.5% to 16.1%.

    • 26 Jun 2019
  • Rabo SSA banker rejoins UBS

    A syndicate banker at Rabobank focusing on sovereigns, supranational and agencies (SSAs) has left after just six months to return to UBS, where he worked between 2015 and 2017.

    • 24 Jun 2019
  • Investors warm to low reset AT1s as thirst for yield increases

    Investors looking for some extra returns in the financial institutions bond market after an impressive rally this year have started seeing value in additional tier ones with low reset spreads, despite the risk that the bonds will not be called at the first opportunity.

    • 19 Jun 2019
  • Rabo secures solid result in hectic covered mart

    Rabobank attracted good demand for a dual €2bn eight year and 20 year covered bond offering on Thursday, even though the deal was issued at the tail-end of a busy week and competed for investors’ attention in euros with Coventry Building Society and Všeobecná úverová banka (VUB).

    • 13 Jun 2019
  • Rabobank and Coventry line up in covereds

    Rabobank is set to open order books for a two-part euro covered bond that takes advantage of the demand for higher yielding debt with the inclusion of a 20 year tranche. At the same time Coventry Building Society is planning a seven year in euros.

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Rabo extends curve with longest senior bank bond of 2019

    Rabobank sold a 12 year non-preferred senior bond in euros on Monday, the longest dated offering that any bank has tried in a senior format so far this year.

    • 29 Apr 2019
  • People moves in brief

    Nomura strengthens special situations team — JP Morgan’s Orssten retires — Gamekeeper goes back to being poacher at Rand

    • 21 Mar 2019
  • Banks resurface as FIG market glows red hot

    FIG bond market participants were speaking in superlatives as new bonds flew off the shelves this week. But some DCM officials are advising their clients not to count on conditions remaining evergreen through the rest of 2019, encouraging them to put long-held deal plans into action.

    • 21 Feb 2019
  • BBVA, Rabobank hit non-preferred as investors put cash to work

    BBVA and Rabobank were both selling non-preferred senior bonds in euros on Wednesday, with investors showing a real thirst for new supply after a quiet start to the year.

    • 20 Feb 2019
  • Rabo lawyer swaps bond docs for decks

    Karel Naphausen, formerly head of the capital markets and treasury team in Rabobank’s legal department, is leaving the sector in order to focus on being a DJ and producing house music.

    • 04 Feb 2019
  • Records smashed across high grade bonds as investors flood in

    Investors are returning to the covered bond, sovereign and supranational agency (SSA) markets in their droves. Despite exceptionally heavy issuance, the startling breadth and depth of demand seen in many deals this week caught market participants off guard — not least the investors themselves. Bill Thornhill reports.

    • 24 Jan 2019
  • ‘Vintage Rabo’ issues record breaking covered bond

    Rabobank has issued the largest covered bond of the year, drawing the biggest and most granular order book for any covered bond in over five years in the process. The stellar reception illustrated the issuer’s broad reach and confirmed that the full gamut of covered bond buyers are now back.

    • 24 Jan 2019

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 220,923.99 993 8.24%
2 Citi 207,414.87 865 7.74%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 170,992.39 718 6.38%
4 Barclays 161,566.17 657 6.03%
5 HSBC 132,739.21 719 4.95%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 27,228.45 109 8.13%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 25,249.54 103 7.54%
3 JPMorgan 21,780.51 52 6.51%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,999.99 52 6.27%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 16,369.38 77 4.89%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 7,363.27 46 9.70%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,240.80 34 9.54%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,673.27 34 8.79%
4 Citi 5,594.80 40 7.37%
5 UBS 4,691.07 23 6.18%