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  • Peripheral banks eye open doors in tier two

    Italy’s BPER Banca attracted "a lot of attention" for a new tier two on Tuesday, helping to encourage Spain's Banco de Credito Social Cooperativo to mandate for a deal of its own.

    • 23 May 2017
  • Nanyang Bank continues AT1 onslaught

    Nanyang Commercial Bank is seeking a dollar-denominated Basel III compliant additional tier one deal.

    • 22 May 2017
  • Regulators must act quickly on cyber threats

    Central banks should focus on the risk of cyber attacks when developing new stress testing scenarios for financial institutions.

    • 18 May 2017
  • Mid-week volatility thumps remarkable funding run in FIG

    FIG issuers have been accelerating their funding plans to cram new deals into a wide open primary market following the French presidential election. After the rally ran out of steam in the middle of this week, market participants were divided about how soon supply could pick up pace again.

    • 18 May 2017
  • Banks raid AT1 after market opens for capital

    UniCredit, HSBC and BBVA opened books on new additional tier one (AT1) bonds this week, as banks took advantage of extremely supportive primary market conditions to bolster their stocks of debt capital.

    • 18 May 2017
  • Lloyds hires from Nationwide for treasury

    Lloyds Bank has hired a banker from Nationwide Building Society to work in its corporate treasury team.

    • 18 May 2017
  • Banks take a breather as volatility sets into secondaries

    Financial institutions took a step back from the primary market on Thursday, as a resurgence in US political risk helped stunt an impressive rally and push credit spreads wider.

    • 18 May 2017
  • BBVA completes trio of Spanish AT1s with ‘all-time low’ coupon

    Spain’s BBVA priced €500m of additional tier one paper with the lowest coupon of any southern European issuer this week, following its compatriots Banco de Sabadell and Santander in taking advantage of healthy appetite for the product.

    • 17 May 2017
  • Credit rally helps Turkish tier two come of age

    Garanti Bank on Tuesday raised $750m with the tightest priced Turkish tier two on record which was testament to the level of comfort investors now have with the product, according to bankers leading the transaction who conceded that the global credit rally had also helped.

    • 17 May 2017
  • Room for all in exuberant EM

    Emerging markets bond bankers can think of nothing to derail the ongoing bull-run and while this might point to hubris, this week’s trades have given no indication of fatigue.

    • 17 May 2017

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 May 2017
1 HSBC 5,680.75 25 5.91%
2 Commerzbank Group 5,001.67 29 5.20%
3 UniCredit 4,986.06 37 5.19%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,573.35 20 4.76%
5 BNP Paribas 4,463.32 18 4.64%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 May 2017
1 Morgan Stanley 139,173.11 554 6.60%
2 JPMorgan 135,505.56 612 6.43%
3 Citi 127,910.15 757 6.07%
4 Goldman Sachs 125,520.43 675 5.95%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 119,876.60 536 5.69%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 JPMorgan 104,210.95 417 10.23%
2 Citi 99,111.89 557 9.73%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 94,929.57 429 9.32%
4 Morgan Stanley 89,025.14 390 8.74%
5 Goldman Sachs 85,770.72 496 8.42%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 09 May 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,864.50 15 8.19%
2 LBBW 3,506.91 13 7.43%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,308.89 13 7.01%
4 BNP Paribas 2,845.56 10 6.03%
5 Commerzbank Group 2,832.12 11 6.00%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 5,378.40 21 6.13%
2 Barclays 4,839.18 14 5.52%
3 Credit Suisse 3,558.82 15 4.06%
4 BNP Paribas 3,205.75 15 3.65%
5 Goldman Sachs 2,788.75 18 3.18%