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  • ZKB opens Swiss market, BLKB jumps into its slipstream

    Zürcher Kantonalbank (ZKB), in accordance with recent tradition, was the first canton off the blocks, opening the Swiss market with a Sfr240m ($246m) 10 year bond on Wednesday. Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (BLKB) was quick to follow, printing a Sfr300m nine year bond an hour later. A lack of issuance at the tail end of 2017 has buoyed the market, leaving participants hopeful of additional cash to put to work in the new year.

    • 03 Jan 2018
  • EGW showcases long end Swiss demand

    Emissionszentrale für gemeinnützige Wohnbauträger (EGW) issued 17 year Swiss franc bonds on Wednesday, reaffirming Swiss appetite for duration.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Allreal tempts Swiss buyers with spreads

    Swiss property investor Allreal Holding sold an eight and a half year bond to investors drawn in by the spread.

    • 23 Nov 2017
  • Euro SSAs return to Swiss market amid basis swap move

    Nederlandse Waterschapsbank this week became the first European SSA to print in the Swiss franc market since 2015, followed by Municipality Finance two days later. Favourable moves in the euro/Swiss franc basis, alongside rising Swiss interest rates, opened a window for old borrowers to return.

    • 27 Jul 2017
  • MuniFin follows NWB back to Swiss market

    Municipality Finance on Thursday became the second European SSA to enter the Swiss franc market this week, after Nederlandse Waterschapsbank became the first European SSA to place Swiss bonds since 2015.

    • 27 Jul 2017
  • European SSA returns to Swiss market amid basis swap move

    Nederlandse Waterschapsbank has become the first European SSA to print in the Swiss market since 2015, citing a favourable move in the euro/Swiss franc basis swap as a reason for the return.

    • 26 Jul 2017
  • Flughafen offers long haul destination as Swiss market breathes sigh of relief

    Flughafen Zurich, the company responsible for operating Zurich airport, offered Swiss franc bond investors a 12 year note on Monday as the market soared on Emmanuel Macron’s ascendance to the French presidency.

    • 08 May 2017
  • Trio nip into Swiss market with Easter offerings

    Swiss Prime Site, LGT Bank and the City of Zurich took advantage of a quiet market, placing Swiss franc bonds with domestic investors before Easter holidays.

    • 12 Apr 2017
  • City of Zurich breaks municipal silence in Swiss market

    Order books were open for all of 10 minutes as the City of Zurich benefited from a scarcity of municipal activity to find Sfr100m ($99.5m) in a 20 year no-grow deal.

    • 12 Apr 2017
  • Swiss Prime nips into market with Easter offering

    Swiss Prime Site, the Olten-headquartered property company, was gifted the full attention of the Swiss market on Tuesday, offering a nine year bond with a healthy new issue premium.

    • 11 Apr 2017

Zuercher Kantonalbank - ZKB In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Jan 2018
All Swiss Franc Bonds 3 2 384.94 4 16.48% 24.81%
Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds 22 38 138.42 3 0.70% 0.04%
Dealer League Table NWB 22 117.08 1 0.93%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 29,333.03 101 7.94%
2 JPMorgan 27,208.83 91 7.37%
3 Barclays 23,714.00 55 6.42%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,332.10 65 5.50%
5 Goldman Sachs 20,005.21 49 5.42%

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 23.03%
2 Credit Suisse 1,301.65 4 18.65%
3 UBS 970.80 3 13.91%
4 BNP Paribas 522.35 4 7.49%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 444.17 3 6.37%