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  • Standard Bank South Africa plans first bond in a decade

    Standard Bank of South Africa is looking to raise funding in what will be its first international markets deal for 10 years, according to sources.

    • 16 Aug 2017
  • Amazon ready to deliver $13.7bn

    Amazon will dominate US corporate bond issuance on Tuesday when it announces a multi-tranche transaction to refinance the $13.7bn financing package put in place for its acquisition of Whole Foods.

    • 15 Aug 2017
  • All eyes on the US as Amazon sale set to dominate

    The US market is expected to dominate corporate bond issuance this week. The final new deals before Wall Street all but shuts down for its annual two week break could feature one large deal, while pricing may be affected by the ongoing war of words between the US and North Korea.

    • 14 Aug 2017
  • New India Assurance readies $1.2bn IPO

    State-owned insurer New India Assurance Co (NIA) has submitted a draft prospectus for its IPO, which could be worth up to Rp75bn ($1.2bn), according to a banker working on the deal.

    • 11 Aug 2017
  • Variety is the spice of dollars as deals deals keep on coming

    The US investment grade corporate bond enjoyed a huge week of issuance as nine borrowers printed deals on Monday before British American Tobacco delivered $17.25bn on its own on Tuesday and plenty more came on Wednesday and Thursday. Bankers predict another heavy week to follow before supply slows for the traditional summer break.

    • 10 Aug 2017

Bank of America Merrill Lynch In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Aug 2017
Bookrunners of Global DCM 3 3 280,587.63 1117 6.53% 5.84%
All International Bonds 3 4 241,815.62 851 7.88% 7.12%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 1 2 236,701.34 810 10.59% 10.71%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 5 6 29,633.81 208 5.62% 4.81%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 5 10 10,450.47 41 5.16% 3.28%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 5 5 48,974.55 153 5.43% 5.40%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 6 4 17,909.55 101 3.99% 7.53%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 3 5 65,883.47 240 6.54% 5.46%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 2 3 64,298.92 202 11.86% 9.83%
Global IB Revenue 3 3 1,237.40 1262 6.20% 6.36%
Global M&A Revenue 4 4 359.29 114 5.25% 6.06%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 1 2 235.96 374 8.24% 6.83%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 13 4 13.71 22 2.59% 4.57%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 4 4 195.76 75 5.29% 5.42%
Global FIG Revenue 3 5 299.89 590 6.24% 5.77%
EMEA M&A Revenue 4 5 114.20 33 6.18% 6.16%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 3 3 886.77 927 8.31% 8.15%
Americas M&A Revenue 5 4 211.36 61 5.07% 6.48%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 2 5 155.91 51 8.64% 6.25%
All Corporate Bonds 2 1 96,739.82 441 6.29% 6.31%
All Sterling Bonds 4 4 9,112.95 47 7.16% 7.93%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 1 1 113,260.24 543 9.53% 10.23%
Dollar Denominated DCM 3 3 214,969.87 896 9.39% 9.12%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 4 2 22,774.13 72 7.67% 9.94%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 3 3 52,681.36 198 9.90% 9.11%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 2 2 57,828.55 202 10.18% 11.25%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 3 2 16,934.75 150 7.97% 9.92%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 10 11 47,129.35 143 5.06% 3.82%
Bookrunners of European DCM 8 10 61,637.50 235 4.61% 3.79%
European Sovereign Bonds 10 15 6,202.68 7 3.82% 2.40%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 9 11 19,486.14 50 5.30% 3.42%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 8 11 2,747.66 19 4.94% 3.71%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 1 2 5,868.66 20 14.00% 9.05%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 9 7 2,732.88 23 4.31% 4.42%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 3 17 24,884.89 68 6.35% 1.95%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 3 17 24,884.89 68 6.35% 1.95%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds 6 3 12,004.30 42 5.41% 6.81%
Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds 7 9 13,588.66 46 4.97% 3.99%
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 12 5 2,664.87 17 1.98% 6.31%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 6 7 1,155.31 8 4.64% 3.56%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 4 2 9,002.62 30 9.74% 11.78%
Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance 7 6 8,555.63 34 4.99% 5.85%
Bookrunners of all EMEA Equity-Linked ECM 19 5 100.63 1 0.67% 6.12%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 5 2 11,793.66 68 4.44% 8.56%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 15 24 2,740.26 18 1.90% 0.99%
Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) Involvement M&A Advisory 4 13 57,844.72 31 9.95% 7.16%
Australia DCM 10 8 4,962.54 17 4.38% 5.08%
Bookrunners of India DCM 21 14 472.30 7 1.12% 1.76%
Dealer League Table EIB 5 3,782.28 16 7.83%
Dealer League Table KfW 2 12 4,754.79 7 8.16% 4.10%
Dealer League Table EFSF 10 2,184.19 1 5.16%
Dealer League Table IFC 12 6 83.33 1 1.91% 7.27%
Dealer League Table World Bank 13 3 600.91 4 2.83% 9.83%
Dealer League Table UK 4 8 2,141.34 2 8.51% 5.76%
Dealer League Table France 1 2 311.68 1 15.65% 12.39%
Dealer League Table Austria 1 1 3,001.71 3 43.09% 23.86%
Dealer League Table IADB 4 1 1,163.65 5 9.19% 15.53%
Dealer League Table ADB 4 1 499.26 1 9.73% 15.07%
Dealer League Table EBRD 2 4 1,054.89 5 16.74% 12.87%
Dealer League Table BNG 7 3 578.57 4 4.81% 9.94%
Dealer League Table NWB 7 8 534.41 5 6.32% 5.80%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 2 14 834.34 5 11.67% 3.92%
Dealer League Table Kommunekredit 5 3 262.10 1 6.16% 8.65%
Dealer League Table Kommuninvest 1 2 311.68 1 15.65% 12.39%
Dealer League Table Nordic Investment Bank 5 4 309.81 3 9.10% 10.91%
Dealer League Table SEK 7 3 349.13 1 8.94% 10.27%
Global Green Bonds 5 1 3,125.53 18 5.27% 9.68%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Aug 2017
1 Citi 277,535.88 1017 9.04%
2 JPMorgan 248,534.46 1144 8.10%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 241,815.62 851 7.88%
4 Goldman Sachs 183,141.94 602 5.97%
5 Barclays 180,728.08 692 5.89%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Aug 2017
1 HSBC 28,409.71 115 7.09%
2 Deutsche Bank 26,802.83 89 6.68%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 24,896.88 69 6.21%
4 BNP Paribas 21,168.42 119 5.28%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 19,323.66 110 4.82%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Aug 2017
1 JPMorgan 13,671.74 61 7.88%
2 Citi 12,076.06 76 6.96%
3 Morgan Stanley 11,895.38 66 6.86%
4 UBS 11,800.30 47 6.80%
5 Goldman Sachs 11,107.46 58 6.40%