Latest Supranationals & Agencies news

  • World Bank sets tightest spread for three year dollars in 2018

    World Bank on Wednesday returned following an eight month absence in dollar benchmark funding to print the tightest spread on a three year dollar deal from an SSA this year.

    • 04:00 PM
  • BNG earns 'redemption' with €750m tap

    Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten on Tuesday achieved big size and a decent price with a €750m tap of a 10 year bond whose original issue had underwhelmed — leading one SSA banker to reference Hollywood by calling the reopening the “Shawshank Redemption”.

    • 17 Jul 2018
  • SRI should look to fill the West's protection gap

    The insurance industry may be well established in developed countries, but protection against disasters remains patchy. Helping the resilience of entities trying to bridge this gap is a way for socially responsible investors to show their worth.

    • 17 Jul 2018
  • World Bank tests new spread low

    World Bank could set a new spread tight for the calendar year in the short end of the dollar market, after sending out initial price thoughts for a three year global benchmark on Tuesday.

    • 17 Jul 2018
  • ‘Bank treasury demand’ drives record sterling SSA supply

    Bank treasury demand is the main driver behind the highest ever year-to-date level of sterling SSA issuance, according to research by TD Securities. More deals could come this week to add to that total.

    • 16 Jul 2018
  • 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
  • Codes of conduct: breathing life into dead words

    Are professional codes of conduct shining lodestars for how to behave in financial markets — or dusty screeds of boilerplate that no one can remember? That is what a group of enthusiasts are trying to discover, in the hope that such codes, if used in the best way, could genuinely improve behaviour.

    • 15 Jul 2018
  • Funding scorecard: supranationals

    This week's funding scorecard looks at the progress various supranationals have made in their funding programmes.

    • 13 Jul 2018
  • IFC back in Canadian after decade away

    The International Finance Corporation (IFC) visited the Canadian dollar market for the first time in more than 10 years this week, matching its largest ever deal in the currency for size.

    • 12 Jul 2018
  • Dollar mart offers up super conditions for those willing to fund

    Public sector borrowers will enjoy sparkling conditions in the dollar market in the coming weeks if they choose to fund in the currency, said SSA bankers, with demand far outstripping supply. But candidates look hard to find after a handful of deals this week, with euros still offering better all-in pricing levels.

    • 12 Jul 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%