• Andalusia makes syndication comeback

    The Autonomous Community of Andalusia has mandated banks for what Dealogic data shows is its first syndication since May 2011.

    • 16 Oct 2018
  • BNG and KfW out with euros

    Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten and KfW mandated banks on Tuesday for euro issues at opposite ends of the curve.

    • 16 Oct 2018
  • Land NRW USD1bn FRN Oct 20

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Ontario USD2.5bn 3.4% Oct 23

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • What volatility? SSAs wrap up quartet of strong dollar deals

    A global equity sell-off mid-week caused some jitters among bankers covering a live Kommunalbanken dollar deal on Wednesday, but the nervousness proved unfounded as the trade came through to acclaim. The deal was typical in a week where SSAs priced tight and with big books despite choppy wider markets.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • How to fix a $512bn Libor problem

    There are more than $512bn worth of bonds that will need to switch to an alternative reference rate if global regulators execute plans to ditch the Libor benchmark by the end of 2021, Linklaters said on Wednesday. GlobalCapital asked the law firm what needs to happen for a successful switchover.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • KfW and Ontario price ‘flat to curve’ in dollars, KBN set to follow suit

    SSAs are enjoying strong conditions in dollars, with KfW and the Province of Ontario finding plentiful demand on Wednesday despite bringing deals that on-looking bankers said were “pretty much” in line with secondaries. Kommunalbanken will price a dollar benchmark on Thursday that leads said was following a similar pattern.

    • 10 Oct 2018
  • KfW ‘punchy’ in dollar threes, Ontario out in fives

    KfW and the Province of Ontario will hit separate parts of the dollar curve on Wednesday, with the former circulating what one on-looking banker described as “punchy” price thoughts. The deals followed a well-received floating rate note from a German Land that doubled in size.

    • 09 Oct 2018
  • UniCredit bond syndicate veteran retires

    A senior fixed income syndicate banker at UniCredit has retired, GlobalCapital understands. Bankers at rival firms hailed him as “a true original and a character”.

    • 08 Oct 2018
  • FCA chair rejects post-Brexit regs bonfire

    UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) chair Charles Randell invoked ancient Greek mythology during a speech on Tuesday in which he said that the FCA did not see Brexit as an “opportunity to join a race to the bottom in regulatory standards”.

    • 02 Oct 2018

European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 15,293.97 23 10.03%
2 Barclays 15,041.98 19 9.87%
3 Citi 12,831.69 22 8.42%
4 HSBC 11,347.34 16 7.44%
5 BNP Paribas 9,566.00 13 6.27%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 38,208.62 102 12.27%
2 JPMorgan 28,157.22 75 9.04%
3 HSBC 25,995.51 64 8.35%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 25,330.13 73 8.13%
5 Goldman Sachs 21,282.75 49 6.83%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 34,739.07 88 8.48%
2 Barclays 31,192.90 58 7.61%
3 UniCredit 28,799.89 78 7.03%
4 HSBC 28,228.96 102 6.89%
5 BNP Paribas 26,244.99 62 6.41%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 74,936.43 419 7.14%
2 Citi 71,066.92 259 6.78%
3 HSBC 65,203.97 254 6.22%
4 Barclays 57,795.41 214 5.51%
5 Deutsche Bank 47,371.28 150 4.52%