Vallares, NBNK show cash shells proving the proposition

Confirmation this week of the £2.5bn acquisition of Kurdish oil group Genel by Vallares and reports that NBNK Investments is in talks to acquire the UK assets of National Australia Bank and could also bid for some Lloyds branches have further proven the cash shell model and could spur new deals, according to bankers.

  • 09 Sep 2011

Figures from Dealogic show that cash shells have raised $3.6bn in the UK so far this year — with the Vallares the largest deal at £1.31bn — compared to $1.7bn in 2010.

M&A activity by cash shells in the UK has also risen with $9.7bn to date compared ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 6,375.47 26 6.20%
2 UniCredit 5,399.24 41 5.25%
3 LBBW 5,318.25 24 5.17%
4 Commerzbank Group 5,219.76 31 5.07%
5 BNP Paribas 5,158.04 19 5.01%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 22 May 2017
1 Morgan Stanley 139,173.11 554 6.60%
2 JPMorgan 135,505.56 612 6.43%
3 Citi 127,910.15 757 6.07%
4 Goldman Sachs 125,520.43 675 5.95%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 119,876.60 536 5.69%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 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 %
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  • Today
1 LBBW 4,341.11 15 7.68%
2 BNP Paribas 4,287.01 13 7.58%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,185.05 17 7.40%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 3,637.13 14 6.43%
5 Commerzbank Group 3,172.12 12 5.61%

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 May 2017
1 HSBC 5,378.40 21 6.13%
2 Barclays 4,839.18 14 5.52%
3 Credit Suisse 3,558.82 15 4.06%
4 BNP Paribas 3,205.75 15 3.65%
5 Goldman Sachs 2,788.75 18 3.18%