Merger In Trouble Following Subprime Losses

  • 08 Aug 2007
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MGIC Investment and Radian Group may fail to merge following losses in a jointly owned subprime-mortgage venture, reports The Wall Street Journal. Each company owns 46% of Credit-Based Asset Servicing & Securitization, or C-Bass, which has suffered losses recently following disruptions in the market. MGIC had agreed to purchase Radian in February for $4.9 billion but said it doesn’t have to complete the deal following troubles at C-Bass. Radian disagreed with MGIC’s view of the situation. “We remain committed to the transaction, and look forward to completing it as promptly as possible,” it stated.

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  • 08 Aug 2007

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) 6,778 8 23.33
2 Citi 5,854 5 20.15
3 Goldman Sachs 4,763 3 16.39
4 Societe Generale 1,506 3 5.18
5 Rabobank 1,413 2 4.86

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 27,433.88 76 12.99%
2 Citi 23,614.35 69 11.18%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 21,630.20 63 10.24%
4 JPMorgan 16,107.68 46 7.63%
5 Credit Suisse 12,216.35 32 5.78%