Vivat bonds tumble as Beijing takes control

Outstanding bonds issued by Vivat NV, the Dutch insurance group, suffered on Friday morning after its parent company Anbang Insurance Group was seized by Chinese authorities — but a sale to a European firm could provide an upside for bondholders.

  • By Jasper Cox
  • 23 Feb 2018

Vivat’s parent company, Anbang, was seized by the Chinese state, and former chairman Wu Xiaohui was indicted by a Shanghai court for alleged fraud and embezzlement.

The China Insurance Regulatory Commission said government officials would take control of Anbang for one year and that this would not change ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 8,539.81 48 5.71%
2 LBBW 7,986.15 46 5.34%
3 Natixis 7,841.57 37 5.24%
4 UniCredit 7,668.29 46 5.12%
5 Credit Suisse 7,360.16 38 4.92%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 51,037.05 182 6.67%
2 JPMorgan 50,548.66 200 6.61%
3 Citi 46,505.24 237 6.08%
4 Goldman Sachs 42,702.47 323 5.58%
5 Morgan Stanley 41,716.34 218 5.45%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 42,187.21 143 11.07%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 41,685.25 152 10.94%
3 Citi 38,330.74 188 10.06%
4 Goldman Sachs 34,708.41 289 9.11%
5 Morgan Stanley 32,672.22 174 8.57%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jun 2018
1 Natixis 6,263.92 23 8.21%
2 UniCredit 4,780.36 19 6.27%
3 LBBW 4,596.09 19 6.03%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,163.44 13 5.46%
5 Commerzbank Group 3,994.46 14 5.24%

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
  • 19 Jun 2018
1 HSBC 4,538.06 9 12.76%
2 UBS 3,374.07 13 9.48%
3 BNP Paribas 2,596.35 10 7.30%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 2,458.47 6 6.91%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,180.25 9 6.13%