ECB minutes boost hopes for pre-summer supply

Confirmation that the European Central Bank was considering reviving its quantitative easing programme helped give the financial institutions bond market a small boost on Thursday, just as it was starting to show signs of flagging.

  • By Tyler Davies
  • 11 Jul 2019

Minutes from the ECB’s June meeting showed that its Governing Council members wanted to be “ready and prepared to ease the monetary policy stance further”, given recent changes to the economic backdrop in Europe.

New measures could include “strengthening the Governing Council’s forward guidance”, according to the minutes, as ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 10,226.87 87 6.02%
2 HSBC 9,674.59 50 5.69%
3 LBBW 8,393.04 48 4.94%
4 Natixis 7,217.47 36 4.25%
5 UBS 7,025.55 38 4.13%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,051.78 238 5.84%
2 Citi 51,670.64 278 5.79%
3 JPMorgan 51,080.22 263 5.73%
4 Morgan Stanley 37,731.07 213 4.23%
5 Goldman Sachs 35,336.68 307 3.96%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 42,487.11 196 11.16%
2 JPMorgan 40,694.28 200 10.69%
3 Citi 40,470.97 213 10.63%
4 Morgan Stanley 27,539.54 145 7.24%
5 Goldman Sachs 27,138.47 257 7.13%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 5,939.43 23 6.77%
2 LBBW 5,403.66 21 6.16%
3 UniCredit 5,082.55 24 5.79%
4 HSBC 5,076.13 19 5.78%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,965.07 22 5.66%

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 Barclays 6,170.54 15 14.50%
2 UBS 4,233.38 20 9.95%
3 BNP Paribas 3,846.71 16 9.04%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 8.34%
5 HSBC 2,155.16 15 5.06%