• Mashreqbank on a roll with African bank loans

    Dubai's Mashreqbank is adding a deal for Nigeria's Access Bank to the string of loans to African financial institutions it has arranged.

    • 23 Feb 2018
  • Kenya bags $14bn book as buyside brushes off volatility

    Kenya printed a $2bn dual tranche bond this week from a combined book of $14bn as investors continued to pile into emerging market credits they favour.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • Premiums still up for African sovs as Kenya opens books

    Kenya looked to have adopted the same pricing strategy as its African peers on Wednesday, opening books on a dual tranche 2028 and 2048 bond with a chunky concession, much like Egypt and Nigeria last week.

    • 21 Feb 2018
  • Price fight is on in EM after volatility

    The new bond issues may be flowing in emerging markets, but after weeks of volatility, the era of easy execution is over.

    • 21 Feb 2018
  • Hope returns to SA as Ramaphosa ends Zuma era

    Emerging market investors were optimistic after Cyril Ramaphosa was voted in as president of South Africa on Thursday, following the long awaited resignation of Jacob Zuma, though the administration has its work cut out to revive the country’s anaemic economy.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Nigeria brings cheap bond, reprices curve

    The Federal Republic of Nigeria has released price guidance for its dual tranche bond that rival syndicate bankers and investors are calling “exceptionally” cheap.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Headache for Kenya as Moody’s upsets with one notch downgrade

    Kenya will have its work cut out to reassure investors after Moody’s cut its credit rating by a notch on Tuesday. Rival bankers said the clash is poor planning, but the leads on Kenya’s upcoming roadshow said investors should be doing their own credit work, reopening the debate about the relevance of ratings agencies in emerging markets.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Egypt grabs $4bn with hefty book

    The Arab Republic of Egypt printed its $4bn triple tranche bond on Tuesday from a book that peaked at $12.5bn, despite another EM issuer — Russia's GTLK — having to postpone because of market volatility. A rival syndicate banker called the note cheap, but necessarily so.

    • 14 Feb 2018
  • Egypt brings single-B bellwether bond

    The Arab Republic of Egypt is providing the first big test of the resilience of emerging market debt since last week's volatility with a triple tranche dollar bond. Bankers eyeing the trade say the book size, and amount of price revision, will be a real indicator of investor appetite for riskier EM debt now the shine has come off the market.

    • 13 Feb 2018
  • Kenya to push out international funding to 2048

    Kenya has mandated banks for its first Eurobond since 2014, and is looking to extend its curve by 24 years to join the handful of sub-Saharan African borrowers that have tapped the 30 year part of the curve.

    • 12 Feb 2018
  • GlobalCapital Loan Awards 2017: the full results

    GlobalCapital revealed the winners of its 2017 Loan Awards at its annual Loans and Leveraged Finance Awards Dinner at Gibson Hall in London on February 7. The full results are below: GlobalCapital congratulates all the winners and nominees.

    • 07 Feb 2018
  • Kosmos Energy refis $1.5bn RBL

    US oil and gas company Kosmos Energy, which operates in Africa, has refinanced a reserve-based lending facility signed in 2015.

    • 06 Feb 2018

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 17,767.41 52 13.75%
2 HSBC 12,609.22 58 9.76%
3 JPMorgan 9,925.38 40 7.68%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 8,217.29 45 6.36%
5 Deutsche Bank 7,715.91 23 5.97%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 6,966.21 15 18.50%
2 HSBC 4,464.24 7 11.86%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,144.09 3 11.01%
4 JPMorgan 3,634.02 11 9.65%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,462.62 12 9.20%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 7,216.33 17 17.39%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 4,724.26 13 11.38%
3 JPMorgan 3,911.33 13 9.43%
4 HSBC 3,876.07 12 9.34%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,765.80 5 6.67%

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 ING 3,668.64 29 9.01%
2 UniCredit 3,440.98 25 8.45%
3 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 3,156.55 13 7.75%
4 Credit Suisse 2,801.35 8 6.88%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,478.18 21 6.09%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 761.34 18 14.55%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 435.32 5 8.32%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 415.64 12 7.94%
4 JPMorgan 366.31 3 7.00%
5 Citi 280.89 2 5.37%