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  • Covered bond ‘fatigue sets in’ as SCBC settles for less

    Covered bond deals issued on Tuesday by the Swedish Covered Bond Corp (SCBC) and UniCredit Bank Austria were priced tightly but the market proved softer than recent sessions and price sensitivity limited the Swedish bank’s size ambitions.

    • 28 May 2019
  • Kommuninvest announces new green bond

    Swedish agency Kommuninvest has mandated three banks to run its forthcoming Swedish krona green bond. The issue will be its seventh green bond, and its fifth in Swedish kronor.

    • 28 May 2019
  • BPCE and Swedbank covered bonds draw solid demand despite ‘heavy traffic’

    BPCE and Swedbank attracted good demand for their sizeable 12 and six year covered bonds on Monday. Although the bonds were priced tightly, initial order book momentum was slow. The Swedish issuer did particularly well in the context of money laundering charges.

    • 20 May 2019
  • Swedbank hires Finnish corp fin head, seeks to hire in ECM

    Walter Ahlström is joining Swedbank as its new head of corporate finance in Finland, as part of its strategy to grow its equity capital markets business and team. He is joining from Carnegie, where he had worked in Finnish ECM. He had been there for nearly four years.

    • 01 May 2019
  • Swedish krona attracts covered FIG issues

    Swedish krona levels look attractive compared to euros, say bankers, leading to a raft of large deals being printed at the short end. Swedbank and Deutsche Pfandbriefbank both benefited from these levels when they printed covered bonds this week.

    • 26 Apr 2019
  • Investors hesitate over Jyske AT1 amid money laundering scandal

    Jyske Bank said it was "proud" to have hit its targets with a new additional tier one in the Swedish krona market last week, but a slow bookbuilding process showed how recent money laundering scandals are affecting Nordic financial institutions in the capital markets.

    • 03 Apr 2019
  • Swedbank sacks CEO amid money laundering scandal

    Swedbank has removed its CEO and president, Birgitte Bonnesen, as revelations about potential money laundering at the Swedish bank exploded in recent days.

    • 28 Mar 2019
  • Covered bond market drools over Swedish pair

    Covered bond investors could not get enough of Swedish seven year deals issued this week by Swedbank and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken. But whether record order books are being inflated remains a moot point.

    • 31 Jan 2019
  • Five and seven year covereds “fly like hell”

    After a string of very successful 10 year covered bond trades, it was clear that seven and five year deals would “fly like hell,” said a syndicate manager on one of the deals issued on Tuesday by Swedbank and Aareal Bank.

    • 29 Jan 2019
  • Swedbank EUR500m 1.5% Sep 28 tier two

    • 13 Sep 2018

Swedbank AB In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 May 2019

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 192,079.22 851 8.17%
2 Citi 181,567.62 744 7.72%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 152,466.12 623 6.48%
4 Barclays 142,653.63 569 6.06%
5 HSBC 120,106.34 625 5.11%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 21,924.17 77 8.15%
2 BNP Paribas 19,758.95 84 7.35%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 17,751.88 49 6.60%
4 Deutsche Bank 12,953.29 48 4.82%
5 UniCredit 12,630.44 68 4.70%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 6,404.49 28 10.24%
2 JPMorgan 5,949.53 36 9.51%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,596.92 27 8.95%
4 UBS 4,138.47 20 6.62%
5 Citi 4,111.21 29 6.57%