Cyprus vote keeps senior on hold, favours covered bonds

The senior unsecured market opened with a slightly better tone on Wednesday morning, but not enough to convince issuers to brave the unpredictability of events in Cyprus, bankers said. Execution risk in senior could push issuers towards the covered bond market, they reckoned.

  • 20 Mar 2013
Uncertainty over the outcome of Cyprus’s bail-out sent the iTraxx senior financials index to 170bp by 11am on Wednesday — 24bp wider than where it had finished on Friday, before the plan for a levy on Cypriot bank deposits came to light. Some of that widening was ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,220.67 8 6.42%
2 UniCredit 2,187.22 10 6.33%
3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.25%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.28%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.23%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,521.89 21 8.73%
2 JPMorgan 8,827.11 25 8.09%
3 Citi 8,297.39 26 7.61%
4 Barclays 8,194.24 16 7.51%
5 UBS 7,075.76 11 6.49%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,189.96 19 13.50%
2 JPMorgan 8,182.65 20 12.02%
3 Citi 7,477.94 20 10.98%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 6,724.12 7 9.88%
5 Goldman Sachs 5,078.25 17 7.46%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,071.95 7 9.04%
2 UBS 1,682.16 6 7.34%
3 UniCredit 1,662.07 7 7.25%
4 LBBW 1,541.66 6 6.73%
5 Deutsche Bank 1,380.66 4 6.02%

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 Credit Agricole CIB 1,031.57 1 27.24%
2 UBS 439.82 3 11.61%
3 Goldman Sachs 356.49 2 9.41%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 356.49 2 9.41%
5 Lloyds Banking Group 249.35 1 6.58%