• FIG market awaits senior return

    Risk appetite has yet to return following last week’s intense fears around Deutsche Bank, but a number of positive developments suggested the FIG market can welcome the return of vanilla senior issuance before October blackout periods end.

    • 05 Oct 2016
  • More ABS investors get to grips with above par pricing

    BMW Bank became the latest issuer to price an ABS deal above par on Wednesday, pulling in €1bn for its Bavarian Sky 5 German auto ABS deal. Opel Bank is also set to price its German auto paper above par on Friday.

    • 22 Sep 2016
  • Obvion tweaks Storm to weather conditions

    The recently announced Storm 2016-II RMBS from Dutch lender Obvion includes a few new features that could mitigate the effects of some recent market developments.

    • 31 Aug 2016
  • Obvion closes in on €4bn in RMBS

    Dutch lender Obvion has returned to its regular prime Dutch RMBS shelf for the second time this year, having also sold the world’s first green RMBS with “Green Storm” and one “Purple Storm” which securitized mortgages on parent bank Rabobank’s balance sheet.

    • 30 Aug 2016
  • AT1 returns as FIG heats up

    UBS brought additional tier one debt back to capital markets for the first time since the UK's EU membership referendum on June 23 this week, as European banks returned en masse to the FIG market.

    • 03 Aug 2016
  • Rabobank sheds more balance sheet weight with whole loan sale

    Rabobank said on Wednesday that it sold a €500m portfolio of Dutch mortgages to insurer Delta Lloyd, continuing its €150bn plan to slim its balance sheet.

    • 27 Jul 2016
  • Summer setting in but long end proves popular in FIG

    Investors showed their hunger for new paper in the long end of the curve this week despite being two weeks past Bastille Day — the traditional point at which FIG market activity slows for summer.

    • 27 Jul 2016
  • Issuers gear up for results in brighter week for FIG

    Tightening spreads encouraged a sprinkling of new deals in the FIG market this week, but for the most part issuers were battening down the hatches for results season.

    • 13 Jul 2016
  • Purple Storm: Obvion shows full cap stack is back

    Obvion’s €1bn Purple Storm Dutch RMBS deal, which sold the entire capital stack, shows that despite the growth of whole loan portfolio sales, there is still interest in using securitization as a balance sheet relief tool.

    • 07 Jul 2016
  • ABS market's uphill battle just got steeper with Brexit

    Peripheral ABS spreads blew out in Europe on Friday morning on the back of concerns that the UK's vote to leave the European Union could lead to further political disintegration across the continent. But beyond short term volatility, the result could exacerbate the problems facing the already struggling asset class.

    • 24 Jun 2016
  • Delta Lloyd lines up with NHG-backed RMBS

    Delta Lloyd has announced a prime RMBS that is fully backed by Nationale Hypotheek Garantie (NHG) mortgage loans. Although these loans are less risky, the supply of them may fall due to new European regulations, said analysts at Rabobank.

    • 26 May 2016
  • Obvion blazes energy efficient trail with world's first green RMBS

    Dutch issuer Obvion is launching the world’s first green RMBS deal, backed by a €271m portfolio of loans on prime energy efficient homes.

    • 23 May 2016
  • NN Bank privately places €500m RMBS

    An improvement in market conditions since Nationale-Nederlanden Bank (NN Bank) was last in the RMBS market didn’t help initial spreads on its privately placed €500m deal come any tighter this week.

    • 12 Apr 2016
  • Rabobank offloads €1bn mortgage portfolio to Vivat

    Rabobank has sold a €1bn residential mortgage portfolio to Dutch insurance company Vivat, as regulatory disincentives increase the attractiveness of whole loan sales as a balance sheet relief tool, compared with securitization.

    • 31 Mar 2016
  • First Dutch RMBS of 2016 draws €1.8bn as dovish Draghi boosts market

    Obvion pulled in €1.8bn with its latest offering from the Storm programme last Friday afternoon, with execution of the deal benefiting from the improved market sentiment following Mario Draghi’s dovish speech on Thursday. David Bell reports.

    • 25 Jan 2016
  • ABS market welcomes Storm in Dutch RMBS

    The European ABS market is rolling on despite wider market volatility, with Obvion releasing what market participants have described as “attractive” price thoughts for its Storm 2016-1 Dutch RMBS deal.

    • 20 Jan 2016
  • Issuers line up to follow Virgin in RMBS

    Following Virgin Money’s well subscribed, market-opening UK prime RMBS deal, Obvion is set to print a large Dutch RMBS deal, while Principality Building Society has mandated leads for a third UK RMBS deal from its Friary shelf.

    • 18 Jan 2016

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 317,793.98 1355 8.72%
2 Citi 301,114.13 1092 8.26%
3 Barclays 259,580.63 846 7.12%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 258,842.43 934 7.10%
5 HSBC 224,273.23 905 6.15%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Oct 2016
1 JPMorgan 29,669.98 55 6.95%
2 UniCredit 28,692.62 136 6.73%
3 BNP Paribas 28,431.90 139 6.66%
4 HSBC 22,935.49 112 5.38%
5 ING 18,645.88 118 4.37%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Oct 2016
1 JPMorgan 14,593.71 79 10.38%
2 Goldman Sachs 11,713.19 63 8.33%
3 Morgan Stanley 9,435.23 48 6.71%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,019.27 40 6.41%
5 UBS 8,763.73 42 6.23%