January 16, 2019 | Cbonds
|The league tables of corporate issuers was led by Sberbank of Russia with the result of 203.748 billion rubles and 38 issues, 32 of which are structural bonds with capital protection. The second place was taken by DOM.RF Mortgage Agent, which placed 5 issues in the amount of 136.5 billion rubles. Russian Railways ranked third, which placed 7 issues for a total amount of 85 billion rubles. The fourth and fifth places are occupied by Rosselkhozbank (81.2 billion rubles) and Zhiloy Mikrorayon (76.3 billion rubles), respectively. |
In the municipal sector, the volume of placements amounted to 98.4 billion rubles – lower by 53% than in 2017 (213 billion rubles). A new regional issuer entered the bond market – Kamchatka Krai with a release of 1 billion. Having placed 2 issues in the amount of 36 billion rubles, Kamchatka Krai became the leader in the municipal segment. The second line of league tables among municipal issuers was taken by the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) with two issues for a total amount of 11.5 billion rubles. The last winner among the three largest municipal borrowers is the Nizhny Novgorod Region, which placed bonds worth 10 billion rubles.
The volume of international borrowing by Russian issuers in 2018 decreased by 46% to 15 billion USD against 28 billion USD last year. Russia took the first place again: in 2018, 3 issues of state Eurobonds were placed amounting to 10.1 billion USD. The top five included Gazprom, which closed 4 transactions in the amount of 3.4 billion USD, Mikro Kapital – 49 issues worth 1.6 billion USD, BCS (31 transactions in the amount of 830 million USD) and RusHydro (3 transactions in the amount of 795 million USD).
The full version of the league tables is available in the corresponding section.
Company: Cbonds Group
|Full company name||Cbonds Ltd|
|Country of risk||Russia|
|Industry||Information and High Technologies|