Posts Tagged ‘ senior ’

LF sees senior opportunity for SEK1bn fives, mulls euro debut

May 13th, 2016

Länsförsäkringar Bank sold a SEK1bn (€108m) dual tranche five year senior unsecured bond on Wednesday, sensing an opportunity to tap into strong demand in an undersupplied market, according to the issuer’s head of long term funding, and is considering a debut public euro issue.

Senior FRNs added to Skandia Norway switch

Sep 4th, 2015
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Sweden’s Skandiabanken is seeking bondholder approval to transfer two outstanding Norwegian krone senior unsecured FRNs to a new subsidiary in Norway it is establishing ahead of a fourth quarter IPO of its banking operations in that country.

Pohjola draws Eu2bn book for Eu1bn senior 7s

Feb 27th, 2015
Lauri Iloniemi

Pohjola Bank launched the OP group’s first benchmark transaction of the year on Tuesday, a Eu1bn seven year bond that took advantage of a lack of supply in the senior unsecured market coupled with strong demand.

Pohjola returns for Eu750m senior deal to set 2014 tight

Jun 12th, 2014
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Pohjola Bank launched the tightest five year senior unsecured euro benchmark of the year on Tuesday, a Eu750m issue that the OP-Pohjola head of group funding said was an opportunistic trade to take advantage of a receptive market.

Handelsbanken Eu1.25bn 7s herald post-summer reopening

Aug 22nd, 2013

Svenska Handelsbanken re-opened the FIG flow primary market after a summer lull with a strong Eu1.25bn seven year senior unsecured transaction on Monday, paving the way for a flurry of issuance from its Nordic peers.

Interview: Anders Lund Hansen, BRFkredit

Jan 10th, 2013
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Anders Lund Hansen, group treasurer at BRFkredit, spoke to The Covered Bond Report’s Neil Day about the issuer’s plans for an inaugural senior unsecured trade off a new EMTN programme.

Svenska Handelsbanken matches UK growth with £300m curve extension

Nov 29th, 2012
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Svenska Handelsbanken launched a £300m (Eu371m/Skr3.21bn) 10 year senior unsecured issue on Monday, the Swedish bank’s longest dated deal in the UK currency.

Senior attractions and redemptions to play into 2013 supply dynamics

Nov 15th, 2012

Senior unsecured will be the cornerstone of bank funding in 2013, forecasts Vincent Hoarau, Head of FIs, Covered Bond & ABS Syndicate at Crédit Agricole CIB, with covered bond supply being partially led by the periphery and Nordic covered bonds being in a strong position.

SEB, SR euros, Nordea sterling in Nordic senior supply spree

Nov 8th, 2012

SpareBank 1 SR Bank and SEB took advantage of strong market conditions and compressed spreads to tap the euro senior unsecured market this week, while Nordea Bank made the most of a good issuance opportunity in sterling.

Stadshypotek sells $1.5bn seven year covered, Swedbank in US senior first

Sep 27th, 2012

Svenska Handelsbanken subsidiary Stadshypotek priced the longest dated Yankee covered bond since the financial crisis on Tuesday, a $1.5bn seven year deal that came only two business days after the issuer made its Kangaroo debut, while Swedbank made a $1bn senior dollar debut.