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
  • 23 Aug 2016
1 UBS 9,565.55 57 6.00%
2 HSBC 9,210.35 51 5.78%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 8,176.21 37 5.13%
4 Landesbank Baden-Wuerttemberg - LBBW 7,975.45 47 5.00%
5 Commerzbank Group 7,700.72 45 4.83%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 Aug 2016
1 JPMorgan 64,381.14 281 6.79%
2 Citi 58,699.72 316 6.19%
3 Goldman Sachs 53,627.92 267 5.66%
4 Morgan Stanley 53,248.59 234 5.62%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,912.05 255 5.58%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Aug 2016
1 JPMorgan 51,749.84 204 10.87%
2 Citi 49,176.89 244 10.33%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 43,396.00 216 9.11%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 38,705.31 184 8.13%
5 Morgan Stanley 38,523.94 176 8.09%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Aug 2016
1 Credit Agricole CIB 7,016.13 25 8.37%
2 UBS 5,981.15 20 7.13%
3 BNP Paribas 5,603.49 21 6.68%
4 Landesbank Baden-Wuerttemberg - LBBW 5,306.88 20 6.33%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,873.19 20 5.81%

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
  • 23 Aug 2016
1 BNP Paribas 6,163.54 19 11.44%
2 HSBC 5,625.84 17 10.45%
3 UBS 5,562.70 20 10.33%
4 Barclays 3,189.25 8 5.92%
5 JPMorgan 2,909.54 15 5.40%