RBS headache unrelenting in six year hangover

Royal Bank of Scotland reported a pre-tax loss of £8.2bn for the full-year 2013 on Thursday, its sixth consecutive year of losses since it was rescued in 2008 and a result that chief executive Ross McEwan called “sobering”. The already slimmed down investment bank’s profits were down by more than half, but bankers there are no closer to knowing how many more jobs will go as RBS reduces its seven operating divisions down to three.

  • By Tom Porter
  • 27 Feb 2014
RBS’s new three-pronged strategy will comprise personal and business banking, commercial and private banking, and corporate and institutional banking. The bank will refocus on the UK and wants to increase the share of revenues generated in its domestic market to 80% in 2018 from around 60% now, which ...

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 94,925.33 384 8.39%
2 Citi 87,531.58 331 7.74%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 84,341.49 288 7.46%
4 Barclays 75,288.19 241 6.66%
5 Goldman Sachs 68,504.71 208 6.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 May 2017
1 Deutsche Bank 19,381.65 47 8.82%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 18,968.25 36 8.63%
3 HSBC 18,103.95 50 8.24%
4 BNP Paribas 8,911.57 55 4.05%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 8,885.00 54 4.04%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 May 2017
1 JPMorgan 8,714.26 35 8.36%
2 UBS 8,283.47 33 7.95%
3 Goldman Sachs 7,736.57 37 7.42%
4 Citi 6,897.11 46 6.62%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,215.31 24 5.96%