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  • ESIC takes $600m in bond debut

    The Emirates Strategic Investment Corp made its bond market debut on Tuesday, launching a $600m five year sukuk into a six times subscribed order book.

    • 23 Jul 2019
  • People moves in brief

    A victory for nominative determinism at BNPP — Värde Partners names new co-CEO — Credit Suisse hires Goldman banker for Saudi effort.

    • 18 Jul 2019
  • GEMS to raise $1.85bn package, preps for CVC acquisition

    Dubai-headquartered international education provider GEMS Education is seeking a $1.85bn debt package to support CVC Capital Partners taking a minority stake in the company.

    • 18 Jul 2019
  • ESIC lines up dollar sukuk debut

    The Middle East is regaining its position as the core source of emerging markets issuance after a brief lull in June. Emirates Strategic Investments Company (ESIC) has announced a roadshow for its first dollar sukuk.

    • 15 Jul 2019
  • Negative NIPs for DP World deals as investors vie for long end paper

    DP World on Thursday launched a new $1bn 10 year sukuk and $300m tap of its $1bn 5.625% September 2048s, both with negative new issue premiums.

    • 11 Jul 2019

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  • Loans in brief: July 19, 2019

    Acciona nabs €155m from green Schuldschein - Places for People seals €150m private placement - Germany’s Badenova sells Schuldschein - Pershing Square nabs $400m in bond private placement - Claranova debuts in euro PP market - Pension Insurance Corp puts £40m into Scottish housing association - Oman's Octal raises $625m for expansion

    • 18 Jul 2019
  • GEMS to raise $1.85bn package, preps for CVC acquisition

    Dubai-headquartered international education provider GEMS Education is seeking a $1.85bn debt package to support CVC Capital Partners taking a minority stake in the company.

    • 18 Jul 2019
  • Oman's Octal raises $625m for expansion

    Oman-based Octal, a leading producer of plastic packaging, has raised loans to the value of $625m from a range of local and international lenders

    • 17 Jul 2019
  • PIF to close $10bn loan in Sept, tighter than debut

    Public Investment Fund (PIF), Saudi's sovereign wealth fund, is expected to close its second ever debt offering in September, according to bankers close to the deal. Some say the bridge loan, which is a reprieve to EM bankers that have been operating in a barren market all year, may receive tighter margins than PIF's competitively-priced debut loan in September 2018.

    • 16 Jul 2019
  • Bahraini lender BCFC borrows from local banks

    Bahrain Commercial Facilities Co, a consumer lender, has raised a $125m five year loan facility from a consortium of regional banks.

    • 08 Jul 2019

Latest Middle East Equity news        bonds | loans

  • Finablr reduces price to cover IPO

    Banks working on the IPO of Finablr, the financial holding company that owns Travelex, had to reduce the price of the IPO and extended the books to 3pm on Tuesday, in order to price the transaction.

    • 14 May 2019
  • Finablr banks make final push to get deal covered

    There has been no covered message sent on the IPO of Finablr, the financial holding company which owns Travelex, though the deal is set to close today, Monday May 13. The banks are still working hard to close the book on schedule.

    • 13 May 2019
  • Largest Saudi IPO in years prices in Riyadh

    Arabian Centres Company (ACC), the owner and operator of Saudi retail malls, has priced its IPO at the bottom of its original range, winning local support for one of the largest deals from the Kingdom in years.

    • 10 May 2019
  • Finablr sets range after founder wows on roadshow

    Finablr has set a range on its London IPO, valuing the business at a more conservative multiple than many had expected when the roadshow began. That will please prospective buyers, some of whom were also impressed with an appearance from the company’s billionaire owner, BR Shetty.

    • 02 May 2019

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 33,168.86 188 7.83%
2 JPMorgan 31,917.13 158 7.53%
3 HSBC 31,314.22 250 7.39%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 22,963.58 179 5.42%
5 BNP Paribas 16,549.31 90 3.91%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 7,350.11 29 12.55%
2 JPMorgan 7,076.38 28 12.08%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,847.42 20 8.28%
4 Santander 4,356.32 21 7.44%
5 Morgan Stanley 4,199.92 14 7.17%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 15,437.97 56 11.64%
2 Citi 14,376.01 53 10.84%
3 Standard Chartered Bank 10,397.33 47 7.84%
4 BNP Paribas 8,469.15 23 6.39%
5 HSBC 8,297.20 42 6.26%

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 2,002.25 13 12.71%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,851.18 13 11.75%
3 ING 1,381.46 11 8.77%
4 Citi 1,094.36 9 6.95%
5 MUFG 1,085.56 8 6.89%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Standard Chartered Bank 2,621.45 21 16.73%
2 HSBC 1,713.74 17 10.94%
3 Barclays 1,602.23 16 10.23%
4 Citi 1,398.63 17 8.93%
5 JPMorgan 1,393.13 16 8.89%