London High-Yield Veteran Departs UBS

Brian McBride, head of European high-yield and loan capital markets at UBS in London, has left the firm.

  • 09 Jul 2004
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Brian McBride, head of European high-yield and loan capital markets at UBS in London, has left the firm. Steve Conway, head of the financial sponsors group, has taken over McBride’s responsibilities, according to Samantha Phillips, spokeswoman for UBS. Conway declined to comment. McBride could not be reached.

UBS in London has lost many of its senior high-yield professionals over the past two years, including most recently Richard Phelan, head of high-yield industrials research, who joined Credit Suisse First Boston in London earlier this year, and before that Matthew Cestar, head of high-yield capital markets, who joined Goldman Sachs in London last year.

McBride joined UBS as co-head of European leveraged finance in February 2001, before which he was co-head of the European high-yield origination business at J.P. Morgan Securities in London, focusing on financial sponsors. Prior to March 2000, McBride was U.K. head of leveraged finance at Deutsche Bank.

  • 09 Jul 2004

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
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1 Citi 206,449.53 755 8.84%
2 JPMorgan 192,919.68 823 8.26%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 175,174.46 602 7.50%
4 Barclays 144,195.77 526 6.17%
5 Goldman Sachs 139,497.22 445 5.97%

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 20 Jun 2017
1 Deutsche Bank 23,530.61 67 7.96%
2 HSBC 20,994.25 74 7.11%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,490.14 49 6.93%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 15,076.29 72 5.10%
5 BNP Paribas 14,834.05 81 5.02%

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
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1 JPMorgan 11,392.30 49 8.12%
2 Citi 10,426.00 64 7.43%
3 Goldman Sachs 10,066.34 50 7.17%
4 UBS 9,938.21 40 7.08%
5 Morgan Stanley 9,069.90 50 6.46%