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  • Rivals question Eurotorg spread over sovereign

    Belarusian food retailer Eurotorg tightened price guidance on Wednesday for a $300m-$350m bond to 9.125%-9.25%. Syndicate officials away from the deal said that level was much wider than they expected for the note but a lead manager has launched a staunch defence of pricing.

    • 01:00 PM

  • MUFG hires ME veteran as Segal returns to London

    MUFG has hired a new head of Middle East capital markets in Dubai as Jonathan Segal relocates to London to focus on Europe.

    • 12:00 PM
  • Noga draws $2.6bn book for debut bond

    Bahrain’s Oil and Gas Holding Company (Noga) had taken books of $2.6bn for its debut 10 year bond on Wednesday, while bankers debated the significance of the spread over the Bahraini sovereign.

    • 01:00 PM
  • Apicorp roadshows for sukuk

    Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (Apicorp) is embarking on investor meetings for a benchmark five year sukuk.

    • 01:00 PM
  • Investors unconvinced by Egypt euro plans

    The Republic of Egypt is planning to issue a euro denominated bond, its finance minister Amr El-Garhy told GlobalCapital at the IMF Annual Meetings in Washington DC. However, investors are not convinced the sovereign will be able to get the deal done.

    • 12:00 PM
  • Uruguay to unveil local market deal with Euroclear, Clearstream

    Uruguay is in advanced discussions with clearing houses to make it easier for international investors to participate in its local curve, as the sovereign looks to integrate its domestically issued notes with the nominal global peso curve established this year.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • BB Energy signs $225m refi

    Lebanon energy trading company BB Energy has signed a $225m revolving credit facility (RCF) to refinance a $200m facility from last year.

    • 01:45 PM
  • Azul ready for bond take-off

    Brazil’s third largest airline could sell international bonds as soon as this week after mandating for a fixed-income investor roadshow.

    • 04:30 AM
  • Lat Am retail giant to shop for more debt

    Chile-headquartered Falabella will begin investor meetings on Wednesday as it plots its first international bond issuance in three years.

    • 04:30 AM
  • EBRD and IFC fund Serbia’s biggest wind farm

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and International Finance Corp have lent €215m to Vetroelektrane Balkana (WEBG) to develop Čibuk 1, the largest wind farm in Serbia and the western Balkans.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • Uzbekistan starts ratings process with eye on Eurobond

    Emboldened by the ability of its neighbour Tajikistan to access the capital markets, Uzbekistan is preparing ground to secure its first sovereign rating, with a view to issuing a Eurobond in the future, according to sources.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • RenCap hires two for FICC in New York

    RenCap Securities, the US subsidiary of Renaissance Capital has made two senior hires in fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) in New York.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • Citi and ING launch €200m loan for Digi Communications

    Digi Communications’ Hungarian subsidiary signed a €200m bridge loan on Friday to finance its acquisition of compatriot communications company Invitel Tavkozlesi, a subsidiary of Invitel group. The lead banks have launched the syndication and a bank meeting is due tomorrow.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Russia's central bank plays down domino run fear after bank failures

    The deputy governor of Russia’s central bank reassures investors over private bank woes after the collapses of Russian lenders Otkritie and B&N bank in an interview with GlobalMarkets

    • 14 Oct 2017
  • Fitch hacks at Gabon’s rating

    Fitch took the knife to Gabon’s credit rating after market close on Friday, cutting the creditworthiness of the West African sovereign a notch to B at a time of increasing funding requirements for the country.

    • 16 Oct 2017


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  • Qatari fears should not become paranoia

    Emerging market loan bankers are used to a little political drama but the recent spat between the Saudi-led group of six Arab states and Qatar has caused doubts about whether to engage in deals with Qatari exposure. This stance is understandable for pure Qatari credits but the penumbra of uncertainty has now spread to entities at one remove from Qatar. Banks should not be put off lending.

    • 10 Oct 2017

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 56,672.57 257 9.79%
2 HSBC 55,027.09 294 9.51%
3 JPMorgan 49,959.61 212 8.63%
4 Deutsche Bank 27,197.53 109 4.70%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 24,328.55 174 4.20%

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 56,672.57 257 9.79%
2 HSBC 55,027.09 294 9.51%
3 JPMorgan 49,959.61 212 8.63%
4 Deutsche Bank 27,197.53 109 4.70%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 24,328.55 174 4.20%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 17,236.12 48 14.67%
2 HSBC 14,417.38 33 12.27%
3 JPMorgan 13,685.70 47 11.65%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,330.75 38 8.79%
5 Santander 9,596.44 36 8.17%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 23,828.80 80 12.78%
2 Citi 22,438.42 77 12.03%
3 HSBC 16,512.02 63 8.86%
4 BNP Paribas 9,898.80 29 5.31%
5 Deutsche Bank 9,721.98 26 5.21%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 ING 2,729.06 23 8.33%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,624.57 11 8.01%
3 UniCredit 2,390.81 17 7.30%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,301.01 20 7.02%
5 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 2,180.06 9 6.65%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 11,489.16 155 11.71%
2 JPMorgan 5,890.10 15 6.01%
3 Barclays 5,498.93 23 5.61%
4 HSBC 5,223.01 23 5.33%
5 BNP Paribas 5,165.02 8 5.27%