Equity access key to UK SME financing, says LSE’s Rolet

Easier access to the equity markets could be the key to improving the financing of small and medium enterprises in the UK, according to the head of the London Stock Exchange, Xavier Rolet. Plans are now in train for a government-led scheme to boost public listings for smaller firms.

  • 15 Mar 2013
Although the UK government has attempted to increase bank lending to SMEs through the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS) implemented by the Treasury and the Bank of England, it is now looking away from traditional lenders and is expected to announce next week a plan to boost small-cap ...

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Jan 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,452.19 20 32.74%
2 JPMorgan 1,865.83 12 6.46%
3 SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Inc 1,599.15 8 5.54%
4 BMO Capital Markets 1,568.51 8 5.43%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 1,453.48 7 5.03%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 5,902.99 10 8.20%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 4,827.24 24 6.71%
3 HSBC 4,808.94 15 6.68%
4 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 4,528.41 10 6.29%
5 Bank of China 4,455.56 5 6.19%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Jan 2017
1 JPMorgan 19,492.11 46 8.82%
2 UniCredit 18,866.65 83 8.54%
3 HSBC 16,021.11 53 7.25%
4 BNP Paribas 13,418.92 90 6.07%
5 Credit Suisse 13,152.31 32 5.95%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Commerzbank Group 114.00 1 66.16%
2 CaixaBank 37.05 1 21.50%
3 UniCredit 10.62 1 6.17%
3 BNP Paribas 10.62 1 6.17%
Subtotal 172.30 3 100.00%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%