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Latest BondMarker results articles

  • BondMarker: World Bank’s euro return scored

    World Bank scored an average of 7.27 with its first euro benchmark in almost two years, with voters particularly praising the deal in the structure/maturity category.

    • 13 Aug 2018
  • BondMarker: IFC takes second place for year so far, ESM scores high

    The International Finance Corp drew one of the highest BondMarker scores of the year so far with its return to five year dollars after two years away. The trade came in a week of few, but very well received, deals, with the European Stability Mechanism scoring its highest average score of 2018 so far.

    • 06 Aug 2018
  • BondMarker: World Bank wins on timing and performance

    World Bank’s $5bn July 2021 was the solitary benchmark available for BondMarker scoring in the week commencing July 16 — and voters rewarded the supranational for picking a window that it had all to itself.

    • 30 Jul 2018
  • BondMarker: UK wows again, good showing for NIB and EIB

    The UK Debt Management Office was once again the darling of BondMarker voters with its latest sterling syndication, but there was also a strong performance for a series of dollar deals that came in the same week.

    • 23 Jul 2018
  • BondMarker: how did Land NRW’s 50 year debut fare?

    The State of North Rhine-Westphalia’s decision to tap into a glut of long end euro demand won the praise of BondMarker voters, as it fell just short of an average score of 8.0.

    • 16 Jul 2018
  • BondMarker: the best deals of Q2

    A sovereign deal was the standout trade for BondMarker voters in the second quarter of the year, gaining a near perfect average score that was the only 9.0 plus deal of the period.

    • 12 Jul 2018
  • BondMarker voters rate euro 10 year

    A long dated euro benchmark from Quebec had the strongest scores of the week on BondMarker.

    • 10 Jul 2018
  • BondMarker: Finnvera draws plaudits with solo effort

    Voters rewarded a five year dollar print from Finnvera — the first in that tenor from a European SSA since March — with strong scores across the board.

    • 02 Jul 2018
  • BondMarker: Voters favour conservative maturities

    Borrowers aiming deals at the shorter end of the curve in the week beginning June 11 — a week where euro markets endured bouts of volatility in the run up to a key European Central Bank meeting — won most favour with voters on BondMarker. All four deals scored achieved decent marks and less than half a point separates first from last place.

    • 25 Jun 2018
  • Size matters: voters wowed by Renten’s whopper

    Rentenbank impressed BondMarker’s voters with its largest ever euro benchmark: a €1.75bn five year.

    • 19 Jun 2018

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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%