Friday, 19 April 2019

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  • NIBC

    NIBC CPT covered goes slow against busy backdrop

    Ticker | 04 September 2018

    Demand for a rare conditional pass-through covered bond was slow to build on Tuesday, with the book of some €800m for NIBC Bank’s 10-year giving leads little leeway to tighten pricing.

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    US dollar market fires up

    Ticker | 28 August 2018

    Three public sector issuers are expected to come to the US dollar market this week, providing some much needed supply after a rather lacklustre summer for issuance in the currency.

  • FMS

    FMS adds to sterling supply

    Ticker | 28 August 2018

    FMS Wertmanagement brought a £250m seven-year trade on Tuesday, in a bid to attract the last remnants of demand for sterling paper following last week’s issues from the IFC, OeKB, Rentenbank, IADB and ADB.

  • Finnish national flag

    Orders pour in for Finland 10-year return

    Ticker | 28 August 2018

    Investors, undeterred by the looming decline in the European Central Bank’s asset purchase programme, piled into the Republic of Finland’s first 10-year benchmark in a year, but the going was slower for frequent issuer KfW.

  • The National Australia Bank Logo is seen on a branch in central Sydney, Australia.

    NAB excels on return to euros

    Bonds | 24 August 2018

    National Australia Bank (Aa3/AA–/AA–) made a successful return to the euro market last Wednesday with a €2bn dual-tranche Eurobond issue that helped allay remaining fears of a European investor push-back related to Australia’s banking scandals.

  • Drivers leave the starting grid during the Formula E Championship race in Putrajaya.

    Fast and furious: German senior preferred market opens

    Top News | 24 August 2018

    German banks, eager to access cheap funding, wasted little time in raising senior preferred debt last week, with Berlin Hypo (BHH), Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank all setting out their stalls in the market.

  • Deutsche Bank

    Bond supply starts to weigh but Deutsche gets preferred

    Ticker | 23 August 2018

    Deutsche Bank on Thursday became the third German bank to issue public senior preferred debt, a €1bn five-year transaction that did not garner quite the same reception as Commerzbank earlier this week as supply started to weigh on the financials market.

  • Deutsche Pfandbriefbank headquarters

    Competing supply overshadows covered bonds

    Ticker | 22 August 2018

    Demand for Deutsche Pfandbriefbank and Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederoesterreich-Wien’s covered bonds was slow to come by on Wednesday in the face of more attractively priced senior supply.

  • Rentenbank logo

    Rentenbank extends SSA sterling run

    Ticker | 22 August 2018

    Rentenbank has brought further sterling supply to market, attempting to ride on the coattails of Tuesday’s oversubscribed Global from IFC.

  • Rabobank

    Market gears up for riskier supply as Rabo, BoI mandate

    Ticker | 21 August 2018

    Rabobank could bring the first senior non-preferred transaction from a Dutch lender as early as this week as it looks to meet new rules requiring banks to build layers of loss-absorbing debt.