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  • UBS: Basel shortfalls could be ‘closed in 3 years’

    The Basel III reforms will create a 4% capital shortfall across the banking sector that could be covered in close to three years, according to analysts at UBS.

    • 11 Dec 2017
  • Bank capital the next step for green after senior success

    Banks have ramped up their use of green senior bonds in the fourth quarter of 2017, with many of their latest offerings sporting fantastic results in terms of pricing. But, as Tyler Davies reports, European financial institutions have yet to mix the principles of green finance with the tenets of bank capital — an experiment that could be even more beneficial for everyone involved in the growing green bond market.

    • 09 Nov 2017
  • Swedbank shows power of green with stick-thin pricing

    A debut green bond from Swedbank this week was the clearest indicator yet that green bonds can price more tightly and outperform the rest of the FIG debt market, including perhaps covered bonds, writes Jasper Cox.

    • 02 Nov 2017
  • Swedbank EUR500m 0.25% Nov 22 green

    • 02 Nov 2017
  • Green investors take senior to new low

    Green investors piled into Swedbank’s €500m senior offering, grinding the spread to the tightest level for a five year fixed senior bond since the financial crisis. Elsewhere, the covered market remained strong in secondary, while securitization investors are set to make a judgement on UK credit.

    • 01 Nov 2017
  • Norway’s Aker raises Nkr4.1bn to fund acquisition

    Oslo-listed oil and gas exploration firm Aker BP raised Nkr4.1bn ($500m) through an accelerated bookbuild, to fund its acquisition of Hess Norge, the owner of two Norwegian oil fields.

    • 31 Oct 2017
  • Swedbank laps up demand for tightest green euro spread of 2017

    Swedbank set tight final terms for its €500m five year senior green bond on Monday, as the Swedish lender followed green debuts from Nordea and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB) earlier this year.

    • 30 Oct 2017
  • Swedbank to join green universe with senior roadshow

    Swedbank is the latest issuer to unveil a green bond framework, with a roadshow for the first deal to take place between Wednesday and Friday next week.

    • 19 Oct 2017
  • Mercada enjoys clear run at sub-benchmark debut

    Finnish property company, Mercada, was a lone issuer in the corporate bond market on Monday. Its €175m five year deal q was printed while issuers that completed roadshows last week paused.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Scandi names show senior preferred still in favour

    Nordea’s order book was more than twice oversubscribed for a €2bn deal across two tranches on Tuesday, while Swedbank also found demand for a sterling deal. The deals suggest that, despite tight spreads, investors are not deterred from senior preferred from the right names.

    • 19 Sep 2017

Swedbank AB In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Jan 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 30,363.50 109 7.56%
2 JPMorgan 27,423.07 94 6.82%
3 Goldman Sachs 27,365.68 53 6.81%
4 Barclays 25,009.79 63 6.22%
5 Deutsche Bank 22,679.02 69 5.64%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Mizuho 299.85 1 21.73%
1 ING 299.85 1 21.73%
1 Commerzbank Group 299.85 1 21.73%
1 BNP Paribas 299.85 1 21.73%
5 UBS 60.22 1 4.36%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 1,607.28 5 22.59%
2 Credit Suisse 1,301.65 4 18.30%
3 UBS 970.80 3 13.65%
4 BNP Paribas 522.35 4 7.34%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 444.17 3 6.24%