Macaroons and gherkins

It takes a lot to daunt Loan Ranger, but the view from Société Générale’s dining room did its best on the occasion of our meeting with Damien Lamoril and Ignacio Blasco. SG’s Tower Hill offices are perfectly placed to look over the City’s greatest examples of unbridled masculine architecture. The historic military clout of the Tower of London is inescapable from the top floor view, as is the highly suggestive Gherkin.

  • 09 Mar 2012

Fortunately, the catering produced a feminine touch to counteract all the testosterone — bright pink macaroons covered in more glitter than a toddler’s homemade Mother’s Day card.

Meanwhile, you’d be forgiven for thinking that an isolated bar in Ecuador (Loan Ranger gets about a bit) would be remote enough ...

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 281,667.09 950 10.83%
2 JPMorgan 247,552.80 886 9.52%
3 Citi 174,737.19 533 6.72%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 136,410.87 642 5.25%
5 Barclays 103,966.98 430 4.00%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 3,666.99 10 15.51%
2 Citi 3,086.50 9 13.06%
3 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,644.31 11 11.19%
4 JPMorgan 1,496.41 4 6.33%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,375.20 5 5.82%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 15,327.31 60 7.02%
2 BNP Paribas 13,525.21 72 6.19%
3 Goldman Sachs 12,507.36 48 5.73%
4 Deutsche Bank 11,531.87 64 5.28%
5 HSBC 11,259.39 69 5.16%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Deutsche Bank 31,971.88 102 6.84%
2 HSBC 31,343.18 140 6.70%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,468.55 82 6.09%
4 BNP Paribas 24,679.63 135 5.28%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 22,195.55 122 4.75%

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%