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A pair of mandates woke the SSA market on Tuesday following a sleepy summer for benchmark supply. FMS Wertmanagement is set to come in dollars and there will be euro supply from the Finnish sovereign — which also plans to sell a dollar benchmark later in the year.
Dovish Draghi boosts periphery as sovereigns line up deals Publish date | 26 August 2014
Eurozone periphery sovereigns had the best possible start to the traditionally busy funding period of late August and September, after comments from European Central Bank president Mario Draghi helped push down their yields in secondaries.
KBN prepares Kauri tap as EIB redemption offers options Publish date | 26 August 2014
Kommunalbanken is set to price the fourth tap of its March 2019 Kauri on Wednesday, with part of the demand expected to come from investors rolling out of a large European Investment Bank bond that redeems in September. Bankers are also looking at other options for holders of the EIB’s NZ$1.55bn ($1.3bn) Kauri when the bond redeems on September 10.
|Rank||Lead manager||Amount $m||No of deals||Share %|
|9||RBC Capital Markets||32,085||190||3.41|
|10||Bank of America Merrill Lynch||30,922||102||3.29|