Hourican proud of GBM despite fourth quarter loss

There was a time when the market volatility of late 2011 might have been a red rag to the RBS bull. But not anymore. According to John Hourican, CEO of the firm’s global banking and markets (GBM) division, running the risk of blow-ups is not an option.

  • 24 Feb 2012
"We were very cautious with the use of our balance sheet in the intensely volatile market conditions we saw in the third quarter in particular," Hourican told EuroWeek after the bank announced its annual results on Thursday. "My message to our traders was ‘protect our capital’ and that ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 9,677.63 58 5.90%
2 HSBC 9,491.66 52 5.79%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 8,532.32 39 5.21%
4 Landesbank Baden-Wuerttemberg - LBBW 7,975.45 47 4.87%
5 Commerzbank Group 7,969.91 47 4.86%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 29 Aug 2016
1 JPMorgan 65,509.69 286 6.77%
2 Citi 58,842.67 319 6.08%
3 Morgan Stanley 54,842.72 238 5.66%
4 Goldman Sachs 54,581.59 275 5.64%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 53,004.42 257 5.47%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 52,864.22 208 10.85%
2 Citi 49,178.89 247 10.09%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 43,446.64 217 8.91%
4 Morgan Stanley 40,567.00 183 8.32%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 38,742.74 188 7.95%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 7,372.24 27 8.48%
2 UBS 5,981.15 20 6.88%
3 BNP Paribas 5,884.81 22 6.77%
4 Landesbank Baden-Wuerttemberg - LBBW 5,306.88 20 6.11%
5 Commerzbank Group 5,042.43 21 5.80%

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
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 6,163.54 19 11.17%
2 HSBC 5,625.84 17 10.19%
3 UBS 5,562.70 20 10.08%
4 Barclays 4,513.52 9 8.18%
5 JPMorgan 2,909.54 15 5.27%