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  • UK banks slip out synthetic CLOs before year-end

    Barclays, Lloyds, RBS and Santander UK all priced synthetic CLOs for risk transfer purposes just before the year-end, honing their capital positions for full year 2016 reporting. Most of the deals focused on large corporates, an asset class that fuelled much of last year’s boom in risk transfer trades, as banks seek ways to get ahead of increased Basel risk weights.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • NatWest Markets hires new US origination head

    NatWest Markets, the rebranded RBS, has hired a new managing director to run origination and solutions for the US, covering corporates and financial institutions.

    • 13 Dec 2016
  • Nomura's FIG syndicate head said to join RBS

    Nomura's former EMEA FIG syndicate head will be joining Royal Bank of Scotland, according to two market sources.

    • 02 Nov 2016

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  • BAT-Reynolds blend to light up tobacco M&A

    British American Tobacco’s (BAT) acquisition of US rival Reynolds American will trigger other merger talks across the tobacco industry which could see financing deals rolling up to capital markets, loan bankers believe. Silas Brown reports.

    • 19 Jan 2017
  • Italy prepares 2017 debut after breezing through DBRS downgrade

    Italy is set to kick off its syndicated programme for the year with a September 2033 euro benchmark, as the sovereign brushed off a downgrade from DBRS late last week.

    • 17 Jan 2017
  • Micro Focus to offer $1bn in euro levloans

    Micro Focus, a UK software firm, is poised to offer up $1bn-equivalent in euros to the European leveraged loan market as it looks to close its reverse merger with Hewlett Packard’s software business.

    • 16 Jan 2017
  • Covered bond liquidity is starting to matter more

    As many as eight covered bonds were launched across three currencies this week, the vaguely discernible pattern suggesting better interest for the larger deals with intermediate maturities and particularly those from non-eurozone issuers where liquidity is most likely to be better.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • Telefónica leads triple-B charge to long end

    Spanish telecoms provider Telefónica hit the euro market on Tuesday for a dual tranche offering that tested the outer limit of investors’ appetite for long tenors.

    • 10 Jan 2017

Royal Bank of Scotland In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 17 Jan 2017
Bookrunners of Global DCM 21 19 33,766.97 139 0.96% 1.14%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 25 2,042.59 15 0.93%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 17 18 995.62 5 1.38% 1.79%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 19 11 9.45 32 1.79% 3.07%
All Sterling Bonds 3 3 1,268.79 11 10.35% 10.01%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 14 250.00 1 0.85%
Bookrunners of European DCM 13 16 53,638.20 227 2.74% 2.33%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m 21 175.47 1 1.29%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 21 713.88 4 0.45%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 17 1,493.82 19 0.99%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds 15 8,754.44 51 1.31%
Dealer League Table EIB 5 6 244.93 1 4.52% 4.89%
Dealer League Table KfW 7 8 203.44 1 1.84% 1.60%
Dealer League Table World Bank 17 917.35 5 1.23%
Dealer League Table UK 1 4,845.96 3 11.94%
Dealer League Table France 7 1,003.23 1 6.68%
Dealer League Table Italy 10 1,752.00 2 2.28%
Dealer League Table Belgium 11 942.43 1 4.92%
Dealer League Table ADB 13 243.50 2 1.24%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Jan 2017
1 Citi 22,118.13 61 9.00%
2 Barclays 20,987.41 55 8.54%
3 JPMorgan 17,406.75 53 7.08%
4 HSBC 16,333.52 48 6.64%
5 Goldman Sachs 15,454.74 49 6.29%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 17 Jan 2017
1 Commerzbank Group 114.00 1 66.16%
2 CaixaBank 37.05 1 21.50%
3 UniCredit 10.62 1 6.17%
3 BNP Paribas 10.62 1 6.17%
Subtotal 172.30 3 100.00%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 17 Jan 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 770.06 2 16.80%
2 Goldman Sachs 656.16 2 14.32%
3 JPMorgan 527.28 4 11.50%
4 Emirates NBD PJSC 408.38 1 8.91%
5 Deutsche Bank 321.53 3 7.01%