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  • GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2018: the winners revealed

    GlobalCapital has announced the winners of its Bond Awards 2018: the brightest and best performers in the international bond markets in the past year. As in previous years, the Awards are entirely the result of a poll of market participants, and as such reflect the opinion of the market. GlobalCapital congratulates all the winners and nominees.

    • 11:00 PM

  • EC told to tread slowly on complex green Taxonomy

    The European Commission will adopt its first Sustainable Finance Package on Thursday — draft laws that will begin to implement its strategy in this area. The proposals have been changed at the request of an internal EC committee, to make them more workable, especially when it comes to the planned Taxonomy of green and sustainable activities.

    • 05:00 PM
  • Loan market KYC checks ‘drastically’ reduced

    The syndicated loan market could see the amount of Know Your Customer (KYC) checks cut down “drastically” in some areas of the deal process, after the UK money laundering prevention trade body published a Loan Market Association-drafted update to its guidance on the topic.

    • 04:30 PM
  • EM investors take back seat

    Conviction levels are low among emerging market investors with many waiting on the sidelines this week as geopolitical risk and local currency weakness persist in wreaking havoc on EM bonds.

    • 12:00 PM
  • Latvia offers spread pick-up in soft market

    Republic of Latvia was on track to print its new dual tranche euro-offering on Wednesday, though soft markets meant that it was offering a 7bp-10bp new issue concession at the final spread.

    • 12:00 PM
  • BGK back with spreads set for seven and 12 year euros

    Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK), Poland's state development bank, has set the reoffer spreads for its seven and 12 year euro bonds. Combined books are in excess of €800m, evenly split between the tranches.

    • 11:45 AM
  • The silence of the Lat Am feared despite oil company bond hunt

    Latin America syndicate bankers are dreading a moribund primary bond market this week despite the fact there are borrowers interested in issuing.

    • 08:15 AM
  • Investors see no improvement in Venezuela post-election

    Nicolás Maduro’s comfortable and predicted victory in Sunday’s highly-questioned presidential elections in Venezuela have strengthened the president’s grip on power and reaffirmed the view of many bondholders that improvements in the crisis-stricken country are some way off.

    • 22 May 2018
  • DB crowns new head of EM debt trading

    Deutsche Bank has picked a new head of emerging market debt trading to replace Sean Bates, who is leaving the bank, according to an internal memo seen by GlobalCapital.

    • 22 May 2018
  • New UK sanctions recommendations on Russia are toothless

    The UK's foreign affairs committee report, released on Monday, holds the US Treasury’s sanctions strategy in high regard, because of the immediate impact on financial markets. But it misunderstands the reason for the US-driven sell-off, and so its recommendations are faulty as well.

    • 22 May 2018
  • Big demand for Aspen loan hints at deal drought ahead

    South Africa’s Aspen Pharmacare has signed syndicated loans totalling around €3.4bn-equivalent, in a deal that saw the sort of chunky oversubscription that lenders say will be commonplace throughout the year, because of lack of supply.

    • 22 May 2018


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  • New UK sanctions recommendations on Russia are toothless

    The UK's foreign affairs committee report, released on Monday, holds the US Treasury’s sanctions strategy in high regard, because of the immediate impact on financial markets. But it misunderstands the reason for the US-driven sell-off, and so its recommendations are faulty as well.

    • 22 May 2018

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 32,823.43 135 10.10%
2 HSBC 28,197.09 159 8.67%
3 Deutsche Bank 20,825.05 67 6.41%
4 JPMorgan 20,809.97 99 6.40%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 20,205.30 119 6.21%

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 32,823.43 135 10.10%
2 HSBC 28,197.09 159 8.67%
3 Deutsche Bank 20,825.05 67 6.41%
4 JPMorgan 20,809.97 99 6.40%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 20,205.30 119 6.21%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 10,818.85 32 18.05%
2 HSBC 7,273.68 16 12.14%
3 Deutsche Bank 5,824.56 6 9.72%
4 JPMorgan 5,513.13 24 9.20%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,930.95 15 6.56%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 12,976.07 40 10.92%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 12,032.10 39 10.13%
3 Deutsche Bank 10,517.97 22 8.85%
4 JPMorgan 9,819.86 38 8.27%
5 HSBC 8,377.16 35 7.05%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 1,573.44 7 15.78%
2 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA 1,287.73 4 12.91%
3 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 889.90 4 8.92%
4 Deutsche Bank 727.35 6 7.29%
5 Commerzbank Group 528.80 5 5.30%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 4,462.75 70 25.37%
2 Trust Investment Advisors 2,016.80 52 11.46%
3 HDFC Bank 2,009.66 35 11.42%
4 ICICI Bank 1,242.43 43 7.06%
5 Yes Bank Ltd 1,067.50 11 6.07%