Latest investment grade loans news

  • Forth Ports docks into US PP market

    Forth Ports, the port operator with headquarters in Edinburgh, is marketing prospective US private placements this week.

    • 03:15 PM
  • Acquisition hungry Better Collective ups bank line

    Denmark’s Better Collective has increased the size of its bank funding, as the sports betting and gambling software developer looks to spend on acquisitions.

    • 02:15 PM
  • Ameropa grows bigger revolver

    Switzerland’s Ameropa has signed a $600m revolving credit facility, with the privately owned agricultural business bumping up the size of its syndicated bank line and bank group.

    • 02:00 PM
  • Loans in brief 2: June 21, 2019

    BNP Paribas to lead buyout debt for Drahi’s purchase of Sotheby’s - Schuldschein rarity as Agrana markets fixed, floating notes at different margins - Rail Cargo Austria rolls into Schuldschein market - Citi preps refinancing for Befesa after Triton’s exit

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Loans in brief: June 21, 2019

    Rodenstock gets loan support after business turnaround — ICBC London mandates for Chinese green loan first — Nokia dials in ESG-linked loan — SVR Group builds on existing loan maturity — SCA goes local for bank loans

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Barren loan market faces staffing reckoning

    Five senior members of ING's emerging markets and loans teams in London have left the bank, as loans desks across London feel the strain of a 43% fall in business after an already tough year.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • SCA goes local for bank loans

    Sweden’s Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) has signed credit lines totalling Skr6bn ($638m), though the bulk of facility for the timber, pulp and paper company will remain undrawn.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • SVR Group builds on existing loan maturity

    Finland’s SRV Group has extended its €100m revolving credit facility, as full refinancing operations remain elusive in what is proving to be a tough loans market in EMEA this year.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Schuldschein rarity as Agrana markets fixed, floating notes at different margins

    Agrana, a food producer headquartered in Vienna, is marketing a Schuldschein where its floating notes are some 20bp inside the fixed note offering. Two market participants said they had never seen this before.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Nokia dials in ESG-linked loan

    Crossover credit Nokia is the latest borrower to switch its bank debt to a sustainability-linked margin, with the Finnish phone company also lengthening the tenor of its revolving credit lines.

    • 19 Jun 2019

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 181,382.53 483 11.16%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 169,338.67 528 10.42%
3 Citi 103,232.86 301 6.35%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 93,136.26 343 5.73%
5 Mizuho 77,122.67 341 4.74%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Standard Chartered Bank 2,711.00 8 10.72%
2 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,481.46 9 9.81%
3 Citi 1,786.67 6 7.06%
4 MUFG 1,499.82 6 5.93%
5 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 1,489.50 4 5.89%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 5,789.90 38 7.24%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 5,356.91 28 6.70%
3 Deutsche Bank 5,287.08 28 6.61%
4 JPMorgan 5,144.14 22 6.43%
5 Goldman Sachs 4,189.40 23 5.24%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 22,991.03 88 8.00%
2 BNP Paribas 22,856.10 93 7.96%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 17,816.23 50 6.20%
4 UniCredit 13,146.65 71 4.58%
5 Deutsche Bank 13,089.86 49 4.56%

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%