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The Inter-American Development Bank is out with a debut education, youth and employment bond — in a deal that will be one of the first SRI benchmarks from a supranational that steps away from the popular green bond format.
Issuers mandate for short dollar window Publish date | 15 September 2014
Tuesday will bring supply across the curve in dollars as issuers look to capitalise on strong issuance conditions, despite having to squeeze into a short window of issuance in the currency this week ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, the first tranche of the European Central Bank’s targeted long term refinancing operations and Scotland’s vote on independence from the United Kingdom.
Spain outperforms periphery ahead of auctions Publish date | 15 September 2014
Fears that a vote for Scottish independence on Thursday could destabilise Spanish debt seemed to be overplayed on Monday morning, as the sovereign’s debt outperformed the rest of the eurozone periphery ahead of a Bono auction later in the week. Greece and Ireland are set to tap the short end of the curve this week.
|Rank||Lead manager||Amount $m||No of deals||Share %|
|9||Bank of America Merrill Lynch||35,500||113||3.49|
|10||RBC Capital Markets||33,010||201||3.24|