Spectrum Calls TD For Directory Biz

  • 10 Feb 2002
Email a colleague
Request a PDF

Toronto Dominion is said to be leading a $200 million credit backing Spectrum Equity's $345 million acquisition of Broadwing's Cincinnati Bell Directory business. Bankers at TD did not return calls and timing and pricing could not be determined. The company being formed by Spectrum for the directory business is called CBD Media. Calls to Randy Henderson, cfo of Spectrum in California, were not returned. Spectrum is the latest phone directories business dialing up the loan market, following the Yell Group's acquisition of McLeod USA's telephone directories business last month. CIBC World Markets is set to launch syndication of that credit (LMW, 1/21).

  • 10 Feb 2002

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) 6,665 23 13.02
2 Citi 5,781 17 11.29
3 BNP Paribas 3,530 14 6.89
4 Barclays 2,853 9 5.57
5 Credit Suisse 2,783 8 5.44

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 99,250.27 279 13.13%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 91,648.43 266 12.13%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 72,661.39 222 9.61%
4 JPMorgan 52,367.24 169 6.93%
5 Credit Suisse 41,885.89 127 5.54%