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  • Hyundai parks green Swiss franc deal

    Hyundai pulled into the Swiss franc bond market this week with a three-year green deal that was priced with a substantial new issue premium (NIP). Elsewhere, nuclear energy provider AKEB sold one of the highest yielding bonds of recent weeks.

    • 18 Jun 2020
  • Helvetia Holding completes Sfr300m acquisition financing

    Helvetia Holding, the Swiss insurance group, has raised Sfr300m from equity investors to fund its acquisition of Spanish insurer Caser, which it announced in January.

    • 18 Jun 2020
  • Crédit Agricole comes flat to euros in Swissies

    A wide gamut of deals across asset classes filtered through the Swiss franc market this week. Gyrations in swaps allowed Crédit Agricole to come flat on euros on Thursday, while also giving investors a great deal on a long end Lausanne trade.

    • 11 Jun 2020
  • Double-A SSAs busy in Swissies

    A trio of double-A rated SSA names from South Korea, Central America and France tapped the Swiss franc market this week, raising a combined Sfr550m ($575.8m) and paving the way for other similar issuers to follow.

    • 04 Jun 2020
  • Hilti, Sonava tap Swiss as basis deters tourists

    A shift in the Swiss franc-dollar basis swap has been enough to deter , foreign issuers from the Swiss bond market this week, leaving it to a Swiss biomedical market regular and a Liechtenstein-based power tool manufacturer.

    • 28 May 2020
  • Geneva scores big with triple trancher

    The Canton of Geneva took its 2020 funding up to almost Sfr1.2bn ($1.2bn) this week with a triple tranche deal — the most it has funded in a single year since 2013, according to Dealogic. Elsewhere, an attractive basis for dollar funders led a pair of rare issuers to return to the market.

    • 14 May 2020
  • UBS prints rare Swissie op-co deal

    Issuers are starting to feel more comfortable with the new normal of wider spreads as a flurry of deals dusted the Swiss franc market, including a rare operating-company level visit from UBS.

    • 06 May 2020
  • Domestic deals dominate lagging Swissies

    Swiss franc bond spreads have failed to tighten as much as they have in the euro market, and the lack of price action meant few issuers ventured out this week. A trio of domestic deals comprised the only new supply.

    • 30 Apr 2020
  • Firmenich brings sweet scent to Swiss market debut

    Triple-B rated fragrance and flavourings company Firmenich sold its debut bond this week, a short end Swissie deal that was the prelude to dual tranche euro trade.

    • 23 Apr 2020
  • Henkel returns to Swiss francs after 24 years away

    German chemicals and consumer goods firm Henkel cleaned up in Swissies after a 24 year absence this week, while local company SGS ventured out further along the maturity curve.

    • 16 Apr 2020

Zuercher Kantonalbank - ZKB In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
All Swiss Franc Bonds 4 4 3.54 32 12.38% 10.41%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 19 0.18 2 0.75%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 334.74 1208 9.35%
2 BofA Securities 283.34 1063 7.91%
3 Citi 281.34 1007 7.86%
4 Goldman Sachs 199.22 666 5.56%
5 Barclays 188.74 728 5.27%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 57.63 110 14.82%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 26.70 85 6.87%
3 Santander 23.06 71 5.93%
4 UniCredit 18.91 76 4.86%
5 HSBC 18.89 67 4.86%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5.30 30 14.10%
2 Credit Suisse 4.86 17 12.94%
3 BofA Securities 3.69 22 9.83%
4 JPMorgan 2.84 20 7.57%
5 Morgan Stanley 2.63 9 7.00%