ManUtd shows European high yield burying reckless tag

Asian and US buyers rallied to the controversial bonds sold by Manchester United football club last week Friday — but the deal showed a welcome caution on the part of European high yield investors.

  • 29 Jan 2010
Weeks of fretting over Manchester United’s £514m-equivalent high yield bond are finally over. And despite the opposition to the deal from fans, commentators and some investors, the football club got the issue away at or close to initial price talk. Bankers close to the deal said that it ...

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GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Societe Generale 15.35
2 Rabobank 14.41
3 Morgan Stanley 11.73
4 Barclays 8.99
5 Credit Agricole 7.57

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1 Wells Fargo Securities 11,897.40 33 11.83%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,837.56 29 9.78%
3 Citi 9,714.54 32 9.66%
4 JPMorgan 7,997.38 24 7.95%
5 Credit Suisse 6,335.67 14 6.30%