Clearing & Exchanges

  • SSA non-core issuance soars

    MTNs & CP

    SSA non-core issuance soars

    SSAs have had their best year in non-core issuance since 2012. SSA issuance (excluding euros, dollars and sterling) is up $3.83bn year on year to $82.95bn year to date. Much of this borrowing — some $32.8bn, according to Dealogic — has come through the MTN market.

  • Italy eyes green debut in 2020

    Sovereigns

    Italy eyes green debut in 2020

    Italy is planning to issue its inaugural green bond in the second half of 2020, joining Germany and Sweden, who are also looking to sell their debut bonds in the format next year.