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  • CAF clinches dollar return on tough day

    South American development bank Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) sold its first public dollar deal in a year on Thursday, raising $750m despite tough market conditions.

    • 15 Nov 2018
  • SRI takes centre stage in SSA

    Socially responsible investment deals were the focus of attention in the primary SSA market this week, as the World Bank and the Flemish Community of Belgium sold well-received green and sustainability bonds, respectively. Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten and Eurofirma have added to the public sector SRI pipeline, which is showing no signs of slowing down as the year end approaches.

    • 15 Nov 2018
  • French SSA launches €5bn EMTN programme

    A French public sector borrower has appointed four arrangers for its Euro Medium Term Note programme, as it prepares to make its debut in the bond markets.

    • 15 Nov 2018
  • SSAs ‘could pre-fund’ if BTP volatility eases

    Public sector borrowers could look to join the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in pre-funding for 2019 if the market backdrop — such as volatility in the Italian government bond market — improves, said SSA bankers.

    • 15 Nov 2018
  • Thai Exim sets benchmark with rare issuance

    Export-Import Bank of Thailand has raised $300m from its first foray into the offshore bond market, generating $2.5bn of demand — and setting an important benchmark for the country’s issuers. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 15 Nov 2018
  • Wake-up call for investors on human rights

    Investors need to use their voices, especially by voting at AGMs, to improve the poor performance of many companies on protecting human rights, according to supporters gathered in London on Monday for the launch of the second annual results of the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark.

    • 14 Nov 2018
  • CAF sets price thoughts on dollar return

    South American development bank Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) is due to price to a first public dollar deal in a year on Thursday, having set price talk on Wednesday.

    • 14 Nov 2018
  • FHLBanks jump on Sofr as new RFR bond market grows

    The US Federal Home Loan Banks system has become the latest borrower to print bonds linked to Sofr, the planned replacement benchmark for dollar Libor.

    • 14 Nov 2018
  • Thai Exim tempts investors into maiden dollar deal

    The Export-Import Bank of Thailand set a benchmark for issuers from the country with its debut $300m outing on Tuesday, finding strong backing both in the primary and secondary markets.

    • 14 Nov 2018
  • World Bank doubles up for green return

    World Bank hit both the euro and dollar markets on Tuesday for its first syndicated green bond in over three years. Onlooking bankers were surprised by the level of demand for the euro tranche given what they claimed was aggressive pricing.

    • 13 Nov 2018

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European Sovereign Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 16,032.07 25 9.77%
2 Barclays 15,041.98 19 9.17%
3 Citi 13,795.56 24 8.41%
4 HSBC 11,845.99 17 7.22%
5 BNP Paribas 10,802.75 16 6.58%

Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 39,984.80 109 11.89%
2 JPMorgan 29,288.84 79 8.71%
3 HSBC 28,443.59 72 8.46%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 27,301.17 79 8.12%
5 Goldman Sachs 24,436.35 54 7.27%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 35,503.26 95 8.03%
2 HSBC 31,898.18 113 7.22%
3 Barclays 31,737.51 60 7.18%
4 UniCredit 30,989.16 83 7.01%
5 BNP Paribas 27,189.65 67 6.15%

Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency)

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 77,286.41 442 6.86%
2 Citi 76,173.45 276 6.76%
3 HSBC 71,815.20 281 6.37%
4 Barclays 59,526.84 228 5.28%
5 Deutsche Bank 51,842.99 164 4.60%