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  • World Bank’s first SOFR sparks price discussion

    The World Bank priced a landmark deal this week as financial markets ween themselves off Libor. But the execution of the $1bn August 2020 bond, the supranational's first with a coupon linked to the Secured Overnight Financing Rate, sparked a debate about the premium the borrower paid. Burhan Khadbai reports.

    • 16 Aug 2018

  • Haven assets benefit as Italy and Turkey spark safety rush

    Concerns over the upcoming budget from Italy’s populist government — as well as the months’ long economic crisis in Turkey — took its toll on government bond yields in the eurozone periphery this week. But a hunt for safe assets among investors did play into the hands of top tier credits.

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • SSA banker leaves Morgan Stanley

    A London-based SSA syndicate banker at Morgan Stanley has left the bank a year after joining, GlobalCapital understands.

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • World Bank looking ‘closely’ at euros

    World Bank is looking to issue more deals in euros in its fiscal year, ahead of large redemptions in the currency.

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • BAML SSA banker moves to New York

    A London-based SSA syndicate banker at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has moved to New York as part of an internal exchange programme.

    • 15 Aug 2018
  • World Bank readies its first blockchain bond

    World Bank is preparing to launch a bond on the blockchain — the first ever publicly issued deal to be created, allocated and settled entirely using blockchain technology.

    • 14 Aug 2018
  • BNG increases funding target

    Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten has increased its total funding requirement for the year as it prepares for the second half of 2018.

    • 14 Aug 2018

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  • Ain’t nothing but a number

    Yields on Turkey’s sovereign debt hit 20% this week, stoking fears of a debt crisis. But breaking the purported psychological importance of the 20% ceiling does not add much to the well-established litany of issues facing the country’s economy.

    • 09 Aug 2018

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SSA Priced Deals Database

Issuer Trade Date BondMarker average score Currency
World Bank (IBRD) 14-Aug-18 USD
KfW 14-Aug-18 EUR
L-Bank 08-Feb-18 GBP
World Bank (IBRD) 01-Aug-18 7.27 EUR


European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 13,577.78 16 10.48%
2 Citi 12,045.36 19 9.30%
3 JPMorgan 11,945.26 17 9.22%
4 HSBC 10,316.86 14 7.96%
5 NatWest Markets 8,487.83 7 6.55%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 59,631.02 334 6.92%
2 Citi 59,284.35 218 6.88%
3 HSBC 56,064.57 206 6.50%
4 Barclays 47,788.04 175 5.54%
5 Deutsche Bank 43,643.71 131 5.06%

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 13,577.78 16 10.48%
2 Citi 12,045.36 19 9.30%
3 JPMorgan 11,945.26 17 9.22%
4 HSBC 10,316.86 14 7.96%
5 NatWest Markets 8,487.83 7 6.55%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 31,408.33 81 12.25%
2 JPMorgan 23,640.34 56 9.22%
3 HSBC 23,014.61 52 8.98%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 19,900.14 59 7.76%
5 Deutsche Bank 19,121.36 29 7.46%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 27,037.51 66 7.92%
2 Barclays 25,435.97 46 7.45%
3 UniCredit 25,297.29 63 7.41%
4 HSBC 23,482.89 81 6.88%
5 BNP Paribas 21,888.86 45 6.41%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 59,631.02 334 6.92%
2 Citi 59,284.35 218 6.88%
3 HSBC 56,064.57 206 6.50%
4 Barclays 47,788.04 175 5.54%
5 Deutsche Bank 43,643.71 131 5.06%