Sunday, 18 March 2018

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  • Banco BPM reopens Italian sub market

    Bonds | 15 September 2017

    Banco BPM successfully reopened the market for Italy’s second tier banks last Thursday, pricing a €500m Tier 2, the first euro Italian subordinated debt sale since the liquidation of Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza.

  • Logo of the European Investment Bank

    EIB goes out on a high

    Ticker | 14 September 2017

    The European Investment Bank concluded its 2017 Euro Area Reference Note (EARN) programme on a high, luring over €9.7bn of investor demand for a €3bn December 2023 trade.

  • Denmark

    Small but perfectly formed, Jyske keeps it snappy for AT1 debut

    Ticker | 14 September 2017

    The small size of Jyske Bank’s maiden Additional Tier 1 proved no hurdle to its success, with the leads swiftly moving guidance and closing books on the €150m PNC10 trade.

  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc in Tokyo

    MOVES-MUFG takes Viort for non-banks financial coverage

    Ticker | 14 September 2017

    Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has hired Franck Viort to work in its non-bank financial institutions business within the corporate banking division for EMEA, according to market sources.

  • AT1 pipeline fills with esoteric names

    Ticker | 13 September 2017

    A pair of issuers will make their debut in the Additional Tier 1 market in the coming days, with Jyske Bank and Grenke AG mandating banks for euro sub-benchmark trades.

  • SNS Bank logo

    De Volksbank preps senior first

    Ticker | 13 September 2017

    De Volksbank has mandated banks for an inaugural senior trade, taking a further step on the long road to recovery after the Dutch government wiped out shares, Tier 1 securities and subordinated bonds in SNS Bank, its predecessor, in 2013.

  • Vienna

    Austria sees blowout demand for 100-year eurozone first

    Ticker | 12 September 2017

    Austria was overwhelmed by demand for the first 100-year eurozone sovereign syndication, with order books over €11bn at the last update.

  • KBC

    Reach for yield propels rare KBC Tier 2

    Ticker | 11 September 2017

    Demand for a €500m Tier 2 bond for KBC Group reached over €1.75bn, contrasting with the sub €1bn order books for National Australia Bank and LF Bank’s senior trades as investors’ reach for yield remains the overwhelming theme in the European market.

  • Bigger and tighter, SSAs on a roll

    Bonds | 08 September 2017

    Order books for public sector debt issuance swelled to record levels last week as a lack of overall supply and a technical market squeeze pushed investors into new issues.

  • SSA

    AFD lays dollar demons to rest

    Ticker | 07 September 2017

    Agence Francaise de Developpement is returning to the US dollar market after volatility earlier this year scuppered its plans to raise funding in the currency.