PCS is last hope for structured finance, says BarCap

Analysts from Barclays Capital published their European ABS outlook on Thursday, arguing that the regulatory environment constitutes an "existential and now imminent threat" to securitisation in Europe.

  • 03 Feb 2012

The Prime Collateralised Securities initiative (PCS), led by the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (Afme) represents the "best, only and last hope for the asset class" according to the note.

Their argument is based on several regulatory threats to crucial investor classes — Solvency II for insurers and ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 HSBC 4,946.45 21 6.58%
2 Commerzbank Group 4,025.24 24 5.36%
3 UniCredit 3,981.56 30 5.30%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,839.27 16 5.11%
5 LBBW 3,832.35 17 5.10%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 03 Apr 2017
1 Goldman Sachs 35,449.67 139 7.74%
2 Morgan Stanley 34,987.32 115 7.64%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,660.24 106 6.26%
4 JPMorgan 26,590.60 127 5.80%
5 Citi 25,441.59 152 5.55%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 JPMorgan 104,210.95 417 10.23%
2 Citi 99,111.89 557 9.73%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 94,929.57 429 9.32%
4 Morgan Stanley 89,025.14 390 8.74%
5 Goldman Sachs 85,770.72 496 8.42%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,864.50 15 9.10%
2 LBBW 3,164.12 11 7.45%
3 Commerzbank Group 2,832.12 11 6.67%
4 BNP Paribas 2,664.21 9 6.27%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,606.68 11 6.14%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 Credit Suisse 3,180.28 13 9.74%
2 BNP Paribas 2,841.61 13 8.71%
3 Barclays 2,826.86 11 8.66%
4 Citi 2,294.04 17 7.03%
5 HSBC 2,266.36 17 6.94%