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  • KBN gets ready in dollars

    Kommunalbanken announced a two year dollar benchmark on Monday, coming on the heels of a strong week for dollar issuance.

    • 19 Mar 2018
  • CEB mandates for social inclusion bond

    The Council of Europe Development Bank’s long awaited social inclusion bond will come to market on Tuesday, following a two week roadshow.

    • 19 Mar 2018
  • BondMarker: Two in a row for EIB

    The European Investment Bank has produced the most highly scored deal of the week on BondMarker with two consecutive benchmarks.

    • 19 Mar 2018
  • Funding scorecard: French agencies

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the process French agencies have made in their funding so far in 2018.

    • 16 Mar 2018
  • IFC, Amundi close ground-breaking EM bank green bond fund at $1.4bn

    Senior executives of the International Finance Corp and Amundi will gather in Paris on Friday afternoon for the official signing of Amundi Planet — Emerging Green One: the innovative fund the organisations set up to invest in green bonds issued by emerging market banks. The fund is already closed and listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • Sterling enjoys strong but likely short-lived deal spark

    The sterling SSA market snapped back into life with a flurry of new deals after a quiet few weeks — although bankers lamented that the issuance door may have closed just as quickly as it opened.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • SSAs rush in where others fear to tread

    The widening of the dollar Libor/Overnight Indexed Swap (OIS) spread may be one of the biggest talking points in bond markets but it is wrenching open funding opportunities for public sector borrowers. The accompanying widening in dollar swap spreads led two issuers to break new issue records, writes Craig McGlashan.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • Crédit Ag sheds EM loan risk to IFC, makes social loan promise

    The International Finance Corp and Crédit Agricole CIB have engaged in their second synthetic risk transfer (SRT) transaction. It continues the work both institutions have been doing to interweave such deals with socially responsible purposes.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • Absence makes the book grow stronger: investors return to KfW

    The potential end of eurozone quantitative easing may be leading to sleepless nights for some, but top tier SSAs are welcoming the slow return to historically normal rates. KfW this week sold its first five year euro benchmark with a positive yield in nearly three years, welcoming back investors that had gone elsewhere in search of return — and auguring well for future euro issuance from the sector.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • EBRD taps zloty for first ‘health’ bond

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has introduced a new theme to the market for socially responsible investments, printing a “health bond” in Polish zloty on Tuesday.

    • 15 Mar 2018

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European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 9,037.14 14 11.41%
2 JPMorgan 8,815.28 11 11.13%
3 Barclays 8,460.40 10 10.68%
4 NatWest Markets 5,400.28 4 6.82%
5 HSBC 5,128.43 7 6.48%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 17,852.37 37 12.42%
2 HSBC 15,111.64 30 10.51%
3 JPMorgan 13,502.82 30 9.39%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,557.35 32 8.73%
5 Goldman Sachs 10,166.52 20 7.07%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 15,669.11 22 8.99%
2 JPMorgan 14,386.59 23 8.25%
3 Citi 12,722.25 33 7.30%
4 HSBC 11,675.81 35 6.70%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 10,811.51 20 6.20%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 35,294.92 104 8.43%
2 JPMorgan 33,868.71 138 8.09%
3 HSBC 30,784.62 97 7.35%
4 Barclays 26,370.41 61 6.30%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,818.61 58 4.97%