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  • Favourable spreads offer SSA MTN sterling spree

    Three SSA borrowers issued a total of £200m ($255m) of medium-term notes in response to an inquiry for three year non-call one fixed rate sterling bonds on Tuesday — which probably all sold to the same buyer — amid an uptick of paper in the currency.

    • 13 Jun 2019
  • Swedish krona issuers look to beat midsummer close

    An infrequent Swedish corporate issuer, a Nordic bank, and a German car manufacturer all placed floaters larger than Skr1bn ($106m) in the last week. Swedish krona bonds have been popular with both public and private issuers in recent weeks, as both issuers and investors rush to get business done before the traditional midsummer market closure.

    • 11 Jun 2019
  • MTN head joins exodus to Paris

    The head of the MTN desk at a major US bank is relocating from London to Paris.

    • 24 May 2019
  • Middle East FIG MTNs flow

    MTNs from Middle Eastern banks have flowed freely over the last week, with borrowers printing a range of currencies to take advantage of basis swap opportunities, amid little competition from European financials, say bankers.

    • 13 May 2019
  • Swedish krona attracts covered FIG issues

    Swedish krona levels look attractive compared to euros, say bankers, leading to a raft of large deals being printed at the short end. Swedbank and Deutsche Pfandbriefbank both benefited from these levels when they printed covered bonds this week.

    • 26 Apr 2019
  • New regulations cause Formosa decline

    Structured issuance in Formosa format has tumbled amid a wider decline in structured MTN volume year to date, which Dealogic data shows has fallen from $9.98bn across 213 trades at this point in 2018 to $5.08bn across 119 deals this year.

    • 18 Apr 2019
  • Structured MTN issuance falls

    Low market volatility, a fall in Formosa issuance and the introduction of alternative risk free rates have all led to a sharp decline in structured, callable and floating rate MTN issuance, said MTN bankers.

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • People news in brief

    Gaab retires from Deutsche — Bank of America nabs FIG banker from Morgan Stanley — Credit Suisse bumps up IG trading team

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • BBVA picks up Santander vet for liability management

    BBVA has hired a former MTN banker at Santander as a director in its liability management team.

    • 16 Apr 2019
  • FAB joins Middle East sterling spree

    First Abu Dhabi Bank has printed two sterling private placements in the last week — the most recent Tuesday morning’s £120m note through JP Morgan — adding to a flurry of sterling trades from the Middle East.

    • 16 Apr 2019

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,974.41 77 6.03%
2 HSBC 8,592.02 43 5.77%
3 LBBW 8,280.86 47 5.56%
4 Barclays 6,490.00 33 4.36%
5 Natixis 6,473.22 31 4.35%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 45,699.73 198 6.19%
2 Citi 45,094.03 234 6.11%
3 JPMorgan 42,002.60 214 5.69%
4 Morgan Stanley 30,716.21 176 4.16%
5 HSBC 30,596.05 184 4.14%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 37,366.87 163 11.44%
2 Citi 35,192.06 179 10.77%
3 JPMorgan 32,929.77 160 10.08%
4 Morgan Stanley 22,531.77 124 6.90%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 22,104.88 95 6.77%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 5,346.40 20 6.84%
2 LBBW 5,291.48 20 6.77%
3 HSBC 4,549.39 16 5.82%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,534.04 16 5.80%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,493.73 19 5.75%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 5,933.32 13 16.41%
2 UBS 3,578.43 14 9.90%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 9.82%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 7.07%
5 HSBC 1,977.94 14 5.47%