Merck and Pru bridges can’t span loans breach

The loan market used to pride itself on being the first port of call for any borrower wanting to fund an M&A deal. But that notion has been shattered over the last year and, judging by transactions from Prudential and Merck this week, is still some way off being realised again.

  • 05 Mar 2010
Loans bankers insist their market never came close to dying. Even in the horrible few months after Lehman Brothers’ collapse, syndicated loans were as resilient as any other product in the capital markets. To an extent, they were right. Thanks to innovation, mainly in the form of forward ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 3,136 9 13.58
2 Citi 2,562 6 11.09
3 Goldman Sachs 2,150 3 9.31
4 Credit Suisse 1,822 6 7.89
5 Societe Generale 1,814 4 7.86

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 May 2017
1 Citi 41,255.30 117 12.99%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 37,631.92 109 11.85%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 32,082.26 89 10.11%
4 JPMorgan 20,969.41 64 6.60%
5 Credit Suisse 16,754.47 44 5.28%