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    • 16 Aug 2019
  • Loans in brief: 16/08/2019

    Tottenham to win its spurs in US PP market - Gewobag closes Schuldschein with ‘well over €1bn’ bids - Fresenius enters Schuldschein market on hunt for euros - BUUK Infrastructure sells US private placement - Ovo Group the latest to court SSE energy retail arm - Competition for UK housing association lending rises

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • Tottenham to win its spurs in US PP market

    London football club Tottenham Hotspur FC has entered the US private placement market, looking for £350m to partly pay off bank loans generated from the construction of its new stadium.

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • Loan veterans fear juniorisation of market

    Some senior loan bankers believe there is an increasing shift in hiring practices towards junior staff, as the syndicated lending market faces mounting pressure on lenders to cut costs.

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • Fresenius enters Schuldschein market on hunt for euros

    German healthcare company Fresenius has launched a Schuldschein across three tenors.

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • Competition for UK housing association lending rises

    The UK’s Peabody Trust has signed a £75m sustainability-linked loan from BNP Paribas, as competition for UK housing association lending ramps up.

    • 14 Aug 2019
  • Details emerge on ZF blockbuster Schuldschein return

    ZF Friedrichshafen is targeting the end of August to launch its grand return to the Schuldschein market, according to people with knowledge of the situation. The German car parts maker’s €2.2bn issue in November 2014 is the biggest deal the market has ever seen but a bigger deal may be on the way.

    • 14 Aug 2019
  • ING creates sustainability derivative

    ING has launched the world’s first sustainability improvement derivative, a derivative with a credit spread that is linked to sustainability performance. The trade comes amid growing demand for environmental, social and governance derivatives products.

    • 13 Aug 2019
  • Gewobag closes Schuldschein with ‘well over €1bn’ bids

    German housing company Gewobag has closed a Schuldschein in the next few days with well over €1bn of orders, in a transaction that could be the largest of this year so far.

    • 13 Aug 2019
  • Dürr digs deeper into green borrowing

    Germany’s Dürr has signed a €750m sustainability-linked loan using blockchain technology, as the mechanical and plant engineering firm continues its push into sustainability refinancing that started with a green Schuldschein.

    • 13 Aug 2019

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  • Lenders: get with the times or get out

    The syndicated loan market is undergoing a transformation. Borrowers are growing in sophistication and artificial intelligence is creeping into the syndication process. It's time lenders faced a reality check: get with the programme, or get gone.

    • 13 Aug 2019

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all loans league tables

Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 238,603.85 642 11.02%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 226,554.58 701 10.46%
3 Citi 131,576.49 402 6.07%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 119,878.50 447 5.53%
5 MUFG 109,203.46 621 5.04%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 3,579.59 9 9.39%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 3,038.82 11 7.97%
3 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,978.95 13 7.81%
4 BNP Paribas 2,705.06 6 7.09%
5 Citi 2,288.85 10 6.00%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 7,083.69 52 6.37%
2 Deutsche Bank 6,886.84 39 6.20%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,877.67 36 6.19%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 6,659.77 36 5.99%
5 Barclays 6,209.03 28 5.59%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 31,283.69 132 7.81%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 27,347.56 115 6.83%
3 JPMorgan 23,350.32 62 5.83%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,698.09 61 5.67%
5 UniCredit 19,891.92 110 4.97%

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%