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  • AFC Swiss franc green debut expected next week

    Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), the pan-African development finance institution, has held investor calls ahead of its first green bond issue that Swiss franc bankers expect to launch next week.

    • 17 Sep 2020
  • Swisscom raises Sfr100m via bank-free platform

    Swisscom raised Sfr100m ($110m) on Thursday with an 11 year bond sold without the involvement of an intermediary bank. The company worked with Swiss fintech company Valyo to issue the bond through its platform that directly connects issuers and investors.

    • 10 Sep 2020
  • Chocolatier Lindt prints Swiss franc collector’s item

    Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli sold the week’s tastiest Swiss franc deal when it returned to the market on Tuesday to refinance an upcoming Sfr500m ($549.8m) redemption.

    • 03 Sep 2020
  • Crédit Agricole debuts new local Swiss covered bond structure

    Crédit Agricole’s Swiss subsidiary sold its first structured covered bond in Swiss francs on Wednesday. The bond was issued under a new programme that differentiates it from covered bonds issued by its parent bank under French law in the Swiss market.

    • 27 Aug 2020
  • CDC plots Swissie return in second half of 2020

    Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (CDC) is planning to return to the Swiss franc bond market in the latter half of 2020 after an 18-month absence to refinance an upcoming redemption. Elsewhere, the Canton of Geneva returned to the market for the third time this month as it marches towards a record year on the capital markets.

    • 16 Jul 2020
  • 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

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 3 4.48 42 11.56% 10.96%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 20 0.19 2 0.57%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 376.57 1413 9.24%
2 BofA Securities 324.70 1237 7.97%
3 Citi 315.60 1194 7.74%
4 Goldman Sachs 228.62 803 5.61%
5 Barclays 217.30 861 5.33%

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 Goldman Sachs 7.32 38 14.80%
2 Credit Suisse 5.81 24 11.75%
3 BofA Securities 4.52 28 9.14%
4 JPMorgan 4.07 29 8.23%
5 Morgan Stanley 3.55 15 7.18%