UBS To Offer CDOs In Asia

  • 04 Feb 2002
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UBS Warburg plans to start structuring synthetic collateralized debt obligations in Asia. It has hired Robin Willis, managing director of structured products at Bear Stearns, as head of principal finance in Hong Kong, to lead the effort, according to Joonkee Hong, managing director and Asian head of debt capital markets in Hong Kong.

"Willis was the biggest CBO player in Asia [when he was] at Bear Stearns," said Susan Law, managing director of TPL Executive Search in Hong Kong, adding, "he's definitely an asset to UBS."

Willis reports to Adrian Phizer, Asian head of principal finance in Tokyo. Phizer said the firm is studying marketing structured products including synthetic collateralized debt obligations, but declined further comment saying the firm is in the early stages.

  • 04 Feb 2002

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
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1 Citi 244,235.70 910 8.87%
2 JPMorgan 223,767.95 1021 8.13%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 211,276.97 750 7.68%
4 Barclays 166,062.82 634 6.03%
5 Goldman Sachs 162,877.27 537 5.92%

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 25,385.87 103 7.10%
2 Deutsche Bank 25,125.19 81 7.03%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,023.57 59 6.16%
4 BNP Paribas 18,766.65 109 5.25%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 18,157.63 105 5.08%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 JPMorgan 12,578.87 55 8.17%
2 Citi 11,338.07 71 7.36%
3 UBS 10,682.06 44 6.93%
4 Goldman Sachs 10,419.53 53 6.76%
5 Morgan Stanley 10,194.88 57 6.62%