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  • A better way of mandating for bonds

    When the mandates for DP World’s four tranches of bonds were put on screen this week, the market was shown a different, and GlobalCapital believes, better, way of mandating banks for multi-currency, multi-product type bonds.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • DP World guides for quadruple trancher

    Dubai headquartered ports authority DP World is guiding the market for a 10 year dollar sukuk, a 30 year 144A/Reg S dollar bond, an eight year 144A/Reg S euro bond and a 12 year sterling bond.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • National Bank of Oman out for fives

    National Bank of Oman will sell a new five year benchmark on Tuesday, following a tender offer completed on Monday.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • IsDB on screens for sukuk

    The Islamic Development Bank has announced a five year sukuk benchmark in dollars, which leads expect to price on Wednesday.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • EM pipeline thronged with deals

    Emerging markets are in full swing this week after last week's successful crop of deals. Five borrowers, mostly from the Middle East, are expected on screens for deals this week.

    • 17 Sep 2018

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  • Crucial rate decision looms for Turkey

    Investors’ eyes are on the Middle East this week as a slew of borrowers bring Sukuk trades to market, but while hopes are high for successful deals, a Turkish central bank rate decision looms large in investors’ minds.

    • 12 Sep 2018
  • Smaller Gulf lenders attempt to squeeze out big banks

    Some banks in the Middle East are turning their backs on the syndicated lending model as a way to try to preserve larger allocations in deals, according to a number of bankers from the region. Mike Turner reports.

    • 06 Sep 2018
  • Telecom Egypt holds loan bank meeting with Fab, Mashreq

    Telecom Egypt’s $500m five year loan syndication is expected to take at least another couple of weeks after potential lenders met in Dubai on Tuesday.

    • 05 Sep 2018
  • Gulf lenders push hard for club structures

    Loans bankers in the Middle East are turning their backs on the syndicated lending model as a way to try and preserve larger allocations in transactions, according to two bankers from the region.

    • 05 Sep 2018
  • Zain dials in revolver refi

    Kuwait’s Zain Group has signed a $700m five year revolving credit facility, with all lenders scaled back by the telecoms company following an oversubscription.

    • 29 Aug 2018

Latest Middle East Equity news        bonds | loans

  • Aramco delay the latest blow to EM IPOs

    The postponement of the Saudi Aramco's IPO is just the latest blow to emerging market (EM) equities. Volatility is biting ever harder, taking lumps out of an ever dwindling autumn pipeline. Sam Kerr reports.

    • 23 Aug 2018
  • AlAhli gets approval for MSCI fund IPO

    The Saudi Capital Markets Authority has approved a resolution allowing NCB Capital to raise funds for a new Saudi ETF, linked to the MSCI index, via an IPO.

    • 07 Aug 2018
  • Saudi index inclusion flings doors open to global investors

    The decision by MSCI to reclassify Saudi Arabia as an emerging market and the country's inclusion in its emerging market indices is a game changing moment for the kingdom in its attempts up to foreign investors. With the IPO of Saudi Aramco looming, investors are excited by the prospects these changes promise, writes Sam Kerr.

    • 21 Jun 2018
  • FCA’s Aramco rule change is nothing new for UK

    The FCA’s decision to modify rules in order to allow sovereign owned companies — such as Saudi Aramco — to achieve a premium listing should be seen as just another chapter in the UK’s cosiness with the House of Saud.

    • 12 Jun 2018

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 40,317.20 188 9.35%
2 HSBC 36,404.77 242 8.44%
3 JPMorgan 27,995.19 141 6.49%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 25,704.38 169 5.96%
5 Deutsche Bank 22,472.69 84 5.21%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 11,343.89 36 17.67%
2 HSBC 7,749.23 19 12.07%
3 JPMorgan 6,116.80 30 9.53%
4 Deutsche Bank 5,950.19 7 9.27%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,165.66 17 6.49%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 15,330.01 50 11.11%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 14,346.17 54 10.40%
3 JPMorgan 12,251.55 51 8.88%
4 Deutsche Bank 11,339.91 28 8.22%
5 HSBC 9,803.17 45 7.10%

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 4,408.94 25 13.88%
2 ING 2,837.58 22 8.93%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 2,397.03 10 7.54%
4 MUFG 1,904.23 9 5.99%
5 Credit Suisse 1,802.80 1 5.67%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 5,648.30 104 22.93%
2 HDFC Bank 3,047.13 67 12.37%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 2,776.51 92 11.27%
4 ICICI Bank 1,869.54 64 7.59%
5 AK Capital Services Ltd 1,578.55 73 6.41%