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  • US investors launch into sterling to boost PP demand for UK names

    US private placement (US PP) investors hailing from the United States are ramping up competition for sterling PP deals, as swap costs dwindle and key comparables in US markets tempt those buyers across the pond. Silas Brown reports.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Loans in Brief: 11/10/2018

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Starwood keeps A&E ticking over

    London-listed Starwood European Real Estate Finance has added two years to the maturity of its sterling revolving credit facility, as Western European loans bankers get settled in for months of amend and extend exercises running up to year end.

    • 09 Oct 2018
  • Newlon Housing returns to US PP market

    Newlon Housing Trust, a north and east London housing association rated A3 by Moody's, has returned to the US private placement market, raising £135m.

    • 09 Oct 2018
  • CBD Aviation lands secured loan

    Ireland’s CDB Aviation has signed a $700m secured portfolio financing facility from eight banks, as the company looks to diversify its funding sources.

    • 09 Oct 2018
  • Aramco and Total plot $9bn complex

    Saudi Aramco and oil major Total on Monday signed an engineering and design contract to build a $9bn petrochemical complex on Saudi Arabia’s east coast.

    • 08 Oct 2018
  • Southern Electric hits road with dollar and sterling PP

    GlobalCapital understands UK utility company Scottish and Southern Electric (SSE) is roadshowing in the US private placement (US PP) market for £400m ($528m) equivalent offer across dollars and sterling.

    • 08 Oct 2018
  • Loans in Brief: 05/10/2018

    • 04 Oct 2018
  • Nestlé embodies Q4 loans with refi and extend

    Switzerland’s Nestlé has refinanced or extended loans totaling around €11bn, and lenders say that the rest of the year will be populated by similar transactions in the investment grade market.

    • 04 Oct 2018
  • Prodware taps loan market for refi

    France’s Prodware has signed €92.5m of senior debt financing, as the management software consultant looks to refinance all its debt and fund growth plans.

    • 03 Oct 2018

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  • HSBC mutiny memo is a chance for Flint to show character

    The lengthy complaint about HSBC management drafted, purportedly, by investment bankers within the firm must be taken seriously and investigated, if its new CEO John Flint wants to win the confidence of the rest of the staff and shareholders.

    • 25 Sep 2018

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 362,519.18 1044 10.81%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 333,971.00 1064 9.96%
3 Citi 194,932.99 580 5.82%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 187,341.25 695 5.59%
5 MUFG 140,036.52 891 4.18%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 5,291.43 13 7.64%
2 Citi 4,953.84 13 7.16%
3 JPMorgan 4,763.03 12 6.88%
4 Mizuho 4,520.75 12 6.53%
5 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 4,112.05 7 5.94%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 16,684.16 83 7.43%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 13,287.71 61 5.92%
3 Deutsche Bank 12,890.62 50 5.74%
4 Goldman Sachs 12,767.85 54 5.69%
5 UniCredit 11,414.29 66 5.09%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 42,985.58 172 7.09%
2 JPMorgan 38,694.99 77 6.39%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 32,828.90 156 5.42%
4 UniCredit 32,244.17 143 5.32%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31,187.44 119 5.15%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%