Supranationals & Agencies

  • L-Bank leads race for first €STR-linked FRN

    L-Bank leads race for first €STR-linked FRN

    L-Bank is preparing to issue a floating rate note linked to €STR, the recommended new risk-free rate in euros which the European Central Bank will begin publishing on October 2.

  • KfW and Bpifrance smash open euro SSA market

    KfW and Bpifrance smash open euro SSA market

    Fresh from the announcement of a new stimulus package by the European Central Bank last week, investors stormed into the euro public sector bond market on Tuesday, led by KfW and Bpifrance.

  • SSA pair slip in ahead of Fed

    SSA pair slip in ahead of Fed

    A brace of dollar deals came to the market on Tuesday, with Rentenbank and Council of Europe squeezing into the market for $1bn apiece amid high expectations of an impending rate cut as the US Federal Reserve meets.

  • Funding scorecard: Nordic agencies

    Funding scorecard: Nordic agencies

    This week's scorecard looks at the progress Nordic agencies have made in their 2019 funding programmes by the middle of September.

  • KfW and Bpifrance to reopen euro SSA market

    KfW and Bpifrance to reopen euro SSA market

    KfW and Bpifrance were the first public sector borrowers out of the blocks in euros following last Thursday’s European Central Bank meeting in which it unleashed its new comprehensive stimulus package.

  • EAA and NRW.Bank win S&P bump

    EAA and NRW.Bank win S&P bump

    Erste Abwicklungsanstalt and NRW.Bank both had a boost on Monday after S&P upgraded their credit ratings a notch, following an upgrade to the State of North Rhine-Westphalia.

  • AfDB sells debut offshore renminbi bond

    AfDB sells debut offshore renminbi bond

    The African Development Bank has issued its first offshore renminbi bond, in what the supranational has described as a 'strategic objective' in response to a growing investor base for the currency.

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