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  • Dar Al Arkan tightens sukuk as book hits $1.1bn

    Saudi property developer Dar Al Arkan has tightened price guidance for its sukuk, with books for the deal hitting $1.1bn.

    • 14 Mar 2018
  • Dar Al Arkan puts out initial guidance

    Dar Al Arkan has released initial price guidance for its dollar benchmark sukuk.

    • 13 Mar 2018
  • IsDB guides for sukuk

    Islamic Development Bank released price guidance for its dollar benchmark sukuk on Wednesday and leads are expecting to price the note on Thursday.

    • 08 Mar 2018
  • Dar Al Arkan hits the road for sukuk

    Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company has mandated eight banks to arrange a dollar benchmark five year sukuk.

    • 08 Mar 2018
  • IsDB mandates for five year sukuk of ‘$1bn-plus’

    The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has mandated eight banks to roadshow a benchmark five year Reg S sukuk with a view to adding a 10 year tranche as well.

    • 28 Feb 2018
  • Indonesia’s green sukuk needs a harder look

    The Republic of Indonesia’s maiden green sukuk last week was a landmark for green finance, becoming the first green sovereign issue in Asia, and one of just a handful globally. Indonesia deserves to be lauded for its efforts, but it’s too soon to judge the country by its one green financing exercise — especially as the nation is far from environmentally friendly.

    • 27 Feb 2018
  • 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
  • Indonesia’s landmark green bond wakes up market

    The Government of the Republic of Indonesia raised $1.25bn on Thursday in the first green sukuk from a sovereign, paving the way for more green issuance from Asian countries.

    • 23 Feb 2018
  • Indonesia sukuk gives fillip to nascent green market

    The Government of the Republic of Indonesia’s green sukuk is a game changer for the region, giving a boost to a green sovereign bond market that has so far had scant issuance globally.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • QNB sells $1bn PP as Gulf banks continue innovative funding run

    Qatar National Bank has added to a busy run of funding with a $1bn two year private placement that it sold to a single investor, according to sources. The region's banks have tapped the Islamic and Taiwanese markets and issued in Aussie dollars.

    • 01 Feb 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 29,595.69 113 10.44%
2 HSBC 26,031.83 140 9.18%
3 JPMorgan 18,135.25 82 6.40%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 18,041.82 103 6.36%
5 Deutsche Bank 17,407.90 53 6.14%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 10,109.30 26 19.45%
2 HSBC 6,849.02 14 13.18%
3 JPMorgan 5,108.30 19 9.83%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,741.51 4 9.12%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,930.95 15 7.56%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 12,142.05 36 11.30%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 11,153.21 33 10.38%
3 Deutsche Bank 8,592.19 17 7.99%
4 HSBC 8,281.68 31 7.71%
5 JPMorgan 8,245.70 31 7.67%

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 UniCredit 1,287.73 4 20.97%
1 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA 1,287.73 4 20.97%
3 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 737.00 2 12.00%
4 Deutsche Bank 574.45 4 9.35%
5 KA Finanz AG 331.88 2 5.40%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 3,829.20 65 23.24%
2 Trust Investment Advisors 2,012.31 51 12.21%
3 HDFC Bank 1,627.98 30 9.88%
4 ICICI Bank 1,242.43 43 7.54%
5 Yes Bank Ltd 1,067.50 11 6.48%