Posts Tagged ‘ Samurai ’

Third Handelsbanken Samurai rides out volatility

Sep 4th, 2015

Svenska Handelsbanken sold a ¥66.8bn (Skr4.67bn, Eu496m) three tranche Samurai last Friday (28 September) in its third visit to the Japanese market in three years and against a volatile market backdrop.

DNB reopens Samurais for European banks, increases granularity

Jan 16th, 2014
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DNB is closing the first Samurai issue for a European financial institution of 2014 tomorrow (Friday), a ¥81.6bn (Eu573m, Nkr4.78bn) dual tranche five year senior unsecured deal that achieved far broader distribution than the Norwegian bank’s last Samurai.

Handelsbanken ¥50.5bn debut wraps up Nordic Samurai spree

Jun 27th, 2013

Svenska Handelsbanken rounded off a Samurai issuance spree from Nordic and other European banks today (Thursday), pricing a ¥50.5bn (Eu396m, Skr3.47bn) four tranche transaction inside Swedish peer Nordea.

Pohjola Bank debuts in Samurai with ¥30bn three tranche transaction

Jun 20th, 2013
Lauri Iloniemi

Pohjola Bank priced its debut Samurai issue on Wednesday, a ¥30bn (Eu235m) three tranche deal, which the group’s head of funding said marked the beginning of a long term presence that made the work on setting up the programme worthwhile.

Handelsbanken to join Nordic Samurai series as Pohjola moves forward

Jun 13th, 2013
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Svenska Handelsbanken is set to become the third Nordic issuer to tap the Samurai market within the space of a month, with soft marketing for the Swedish bank’s debut, senior unsecured issue expected to start tomorrow (Friday).

¥91.2bn Samurai puts Nordea at tight end of Japanese market

May 30th, 2013

Nordea Bank positioned itself as the tightest European FIG credit in the Samurai market yesterday (Wednesday), pricing a ¥91.2bn (Eu693m, Skr5.96bn) senior unsecured issue inside Rabobank.

Nordea files for Samurai, targets four tranches for next week

May 23rd, 2013

Nordea Bank has filed a shelf registration to issue up to ¥500bn of Samurai paper and the same in Uridashi format, and is targeting four Samurai tranches for pricing next week, according to bankers close to the project.