• CDB entices investors with dollars, euros

    China Development Bank (CDB) raised nearly $3bn from dollar and euro bonds on Monday, appealing to investors due to its rarity in the debt market.

    • 20 Oct 2020
  • Indika fires up $450m bond comeback

    Indonesia coal producer Indika Energy was back in the debt market on Thursday with a $450m bond.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • ABC, BOC Investment add to FIG spree

    Agricultural Bank of China and Bank of China’s investment arm tapped the bond market on Thursday, joining a host of other issuers that also sought fresh funding.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • UnionBank returns to dollars

    Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) made a rare outing in the dollar market on Thursday, competing with hefty supply from Greater China to raise $300m.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • SMC gives investors a break from China bonds

    SMC Global Power Holdings Corp was one of the few Asian issuers outside of China to turn to the dollar market this week. The Philippine borrower attracted ample investor support, allowing it to raise more money than it had first planned.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • Greater China bond issuers rush to dollar market

    Four bond issuers from Greater China followed the Chinese ministry of finance into the dollar market on Wednesday, snapping up $1.4bn between them.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • Mideast borrowers boost Asian loan market

    Two Middle Eastern borrowers are tapping the Asian loan market as part of a new syndication strategy, taking advantage of the slow primary supply in Asia.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • What trade war? China nabs US bid with 144A

    China raised a combined $6bn from a four tranche transaction on Wednesday, turning to US investors for the first time despite rising tensions between the two countries. It appeared a smart move, helping the bonds price well inside fair value. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • Shinhan Card returns with Covid-relief bond

    Shinhan Card Co ended a long hiatus from the dollar bond market on Tuesday as it joined a number of other South Korean borrowers which have turned to the debt market to raise Covid-19 relief funds.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • CMC Leasing sells maiden dollar bond

    China Merchants Commerce Financial Leasing Co (CMC Leasing) made its debut in the dollar bond market on Tuesday, selling a $350m five year deal.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • India's JSW pays up for bond deal

    JSW Steel sold a $500m bond on Monday, but the issuer paid some 30bp of premium to close the trade.

    • 13 Oct 2020
  • UOB turns to Aussie dollars for latest bond

    Singapore’s United Overseas Bank issued a A$500m ($362.2m) bond in Australia on Friday, as a lack of financial paper in the market drove investor demand.

    • 12 Oct 2020
  • The week in review: Beijing vows to reduce financial crime, Shenzhen eyes more foreign capital, StanChart applies for securities licence

    In this round-up, China wants to improve the quality of domestic listed firms to cut down financial crime, Shenzhen opens the door for increased foreign inflows for the next five years, and Standard Chartered applies to the securities regulator to set up a securities firm onshore.

    • 12 Oct 2020
  • KBank dips into dollar AT1 market

    Kasikornbank Public Co rolled out its first Basel III-compliant additional tier one subordinated dollar transaction on Thursday. The Thai borrower bagged $500m on the back of an orderbook that reached $2.5bn at its peak.

    • 09 Oct 2020
  • Thai Exim prices tight dollar market return

    Export-Import Bank of Thailand priced its $350m bond inside fair value on Tuesday, riding on its scarcity value in the international market, as well as a reasonably slow week for deal flow in Asia.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • International SOS makes loan debut

    International SOS, a Singapore-based emergency medical assistance provider, is making its debut in the syndicated loan market for $320m.

    • 06 Oct 2020

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 470.14 1814 9.15%
2 Citi 404.19 1507 7.86%
3 BofA Securities 394.54 1538 7.68%
4 Barclays 279.52 1124 5.44%
5 Goldman Sachs 276.75 994 5.38%

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 JPMorgan 15.02 99 9.43%
2 Goldman Sachs 14.42 78 9.06%
3 Morgan Stanley 13.92 61 8.74%
4 Citi 11.78 66 7.40%
5 BofA Securities 11.22 56 7.05%