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Latest BondMarker results articles

  • 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
  • UK wows BondMarker voters, CEB and NRW.Bank scored down

    The UK Debt Management Office’s latest syndication left BondMarker voters’ hearts aflutter, but a pair of euro deals from Council of Europe Development Bank and NRW.Bank scored poorly.

    • 29 May 2018
  • April's top BondMarker scores revealed

    A supranational dollar deal ran away with April’s top spot in BondMarker, outstripping the rest of the table by a good margin and clocking in as the third most highly rated deal of the year.

    • 10 May 2018
  • KfW’s four year fails to impress BondMarker voters

    BondMarker voters scored three deals last week, including the European Financial Stability Facility’s last helping of funding for the second quarter and an arbitrage style trade by KfW. Read on to see how the deals were received.

    • 08 May 2018
  • BondMarker: see how IDA’s debut fared with our voters

    The International Development Association (IDA) earlier this month made one of the most hotly awaited entries into the bond market in years. But did our BondMarker scorers rate it? Read on to find out.

    • 30 Apr 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 10.55%
2 Citi 12,045.36 19 9.36%
3 JPMorgan 11,945.26 17 9.28%
4 HSBC 10,316.86 14 8.01%
5 NatWest Markets 8,487.83 7 6.59%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 29,150.83 75 11.95%
2 HSBC 22,658.54 50 9.29%
3 JPMorgan 21,895.64 54 8.98%
4 Deutsche Bank 19,242.86 28 7.89%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 18,058.50 54 7.40%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 26,932.95 62 8.25%
2 Barclays 24,851.88 42 7.61%
3 HSBC 23,409.02 79 7.17%
4 UniCredit 23,038.67 57 7.06%
5 BNP Paribas 21,471.54 40 6.58%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 57,446.57 306 7.16%
2 Citi 55,651.25 194 6.94%
3 HSBC 55,446.70 198 6.91%
4 Barclays 45,831.83 154 5.71%
5 Deutsche Bank 42,500.76 118 5.30%