Fears bankers on block as lenders miss budgets

Loans bankers are preparing to file figures that are up to 30% below budget this year, with some lenders saying the shortfall of deals is already having an impact on staffing at some banks. Michael Turner reports.

  • By Mike Turner
  • 08 Nov 2018

With just seven full weeks left until 2019, EMEA-focused lenders have resigned themselves to missing their targets for the year. 

“We haven’t looked on course to hit budget all year,” said one senior loans banker. “There was some hope at the end of the first quarter that the pipeline ...

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 114,276.05 257 12.76%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 90,247.22 286 10.08%
3 Citi 54,834.78 172 6.12%
4 Mizuho 53,291.77 265 5.95%
5 MUFG 46,197.51 409 5.16%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 First Abu Dhabi Bank 2,213.69 5 10.62%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 1,909.62 6 9.16%
3 Citi 1,775.09 5 8.51%
4 Trade and Development Bank 1,125.64 2 5.40%
4 Standard Bank 1,125.64 2 5.40%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 3,229.16 18 7.69%
2 Goldman Sachs 2,807.00 13 6.69%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,528.72 11 6.03%
4 Citi 2,239.46 7 5.34%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,223.61 14 5.30%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,525.35 30 7.10%
2 UniCredit 8,810.53 47 5.43%
3 BNP Paribas 8,639.54 48 5.33%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,298.69 30 5.12%
5 Commerzbank Group 8,007.20 41 4.94%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%