• MTN bankers await AIIB programme

    MTN bankers await AIIB programme

    MTN bankers were “happy” to hear that the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is working on documentation for a Euro medium term note programme.

  • BNG goes long and low

    BNG goes long and low

    Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten printed ultra long paper this week, locking in low yields for the issuer but leaving buyers exposed to big price moves on any rate rise.

  • SSA Nokkie issuance up as Norges Bank rates rise

    SSA Nokkie issuance up as Norges Bank rates rise

    SSA issuers are increasingly looking towards the Norwegian krone market as a hawkish Norges Bank, against the tide, raises rates. The European Investment Bank in particular has sharply increased its Nokkie issuance this year.

  • Swedish krona prepares for midsummer break

    Swedish krona prepares for midsummer break

    Issuance in Swedish kronor picked up this week, with three corporate issuers placing Skr6.28bn ($667.9m) across four private placements, as issuers looked to get in ahead of the midsummer break. In euros, a Dutch and French agency both placed paper, while protests in Hong Kong caused yields to spike in offshore Chinese renminbi and Hong Kong dollars.

  • Favourable spreads offer SSA MTN sterling spree

    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.

  • Euro MTN issuers go long

    Euro MTN issuers go long

    A trio of agencies and an infrequent issuer have printed long dated paper in MTN euros this week, and there has also been long end corporate interest in Swedish kronor.

  • DZ Bank launches new MTN platform

    DZ Bank launches new MTN platform

    DZ Bank launched InGen this week. The new medium term note (MTN) trading platform aims to simplify the reverse inquiry process.

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