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Saturday, 22 September 2018

Abhinav Ramnarayan' s stories

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  • Irish flag

    Ireland stuns with 2.35% coupon on Century bond

    Ticker | 31 March 2016

    Participants in the SSA market were left open-mouthed after Ireland managed to get 100-year debt away at a coupon of 2.35%, an indication both of the country’s own recovery as well as the effect monetary policy has had on European government bonds.

  • Euro notes

    Wave of cash hits distorted rates market

    Top News | 24 March 2016

    The sovereign, supranational and agency market is expected to be flooded with several billion euros of additional buying interest in April, potentially introducing further severe distortions and making the primary market difficult to navigate.

  • Unedic logo

    Primary market solid despite Brussels attacks

    Bonds | 24 March 2016

    Two SSA issuers decided to go ahead with their transactions last Tuesday despite the bombings in Brussels, printing strong deals against a resilient primary market backdrop.

  • SNCF Reseau logo

    SNCF follows hot on the heels of ESM

    Ticker | 23 March 2016

    SNCF Reseau demonstrated some opportunism on Wednesday, taking advantage of a bid for duration to fill a gap in its curve with a 21-year euro benchmark.

  • Unedic logo

    SSA primary market solid despite events in Brussels

    Ticker | 22 March 2016

    Two SSA issuers decided to go ahead with their transactions despite the bombings in Brussels, printing strong deals against a resilient primary market backdrop.

  • Logo of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM)

    ESM looks to replicate EU's success

    Ticker | 21 March 2016

    The European Stability Mechanism is targeting the long end of the curve this week with a tap of its 1.625% November 2036 bonds, as it seeks to take advantage of a real money bid for duration that has emerged in the last two months.

  • Cades leaves L-Bank in its wake

    Bonds | 18 March 2016

    Caisse d’Amortissement de la Dette Sociale muscled in and took US$3.25bn out of the market last week with a five-year benchmark, in the process forcing fellow agency LandeskreditBank Baden-Wuerttemberg – Foerderbank into cancelling a similar deal.

  • Landeskreditbank Baden-Wuerttemberg (L-Bank) logo

    UPDATE: Cades leaves L-Bank in its wake

    Ticker | 17 March 2016

    Caisse d’Amortissement de la Dette Sociale muscled in and took US$3.25bn out of the market this week with a five-year benchmark, in the process forcing fellow agency LandeskreditBank Baden-Wuerttemberg Foerderbank into cancelling a similar deal. 

  • KommuneKredit logo

    Duration tempts KommuneKredit into rare euro foray

    Ticker | 16 March 2016

    KommuneKredit took advantage of a strong market and a lack of competing supply on Wednesday to build out its euro curve with a €1bn seven-year bond, its largest transaction in over two years.

  • Landeskreditbank Baden-Wuerttemberg (L-Bank) logo

    Cheap Cades puts kibosh on L-Bank dollar trade

    Ticker | 15 March 2016

    Landeskreditbank Baden-Wuerttemberg was forced to delay a five-year US dollar benchmark trade on Tuesday after French agency Cades put out a competing trade on the screens at a cheaper level.