Fitch Praises U.K.’s Ring-Fencing Decision

Fitch Ratings says the U.K.’s decision to require banks to ring-fence their retail and investment-banking operations will “likely make core retail banks safer” and “give them more table ratings through the economic and market cycles.”

  • 21 Dec 2011
Fitch Ratings says the U.K.’s decision to require banks to ring-fence their retail and investment-banking operations will “likely make core retail banks safer” and “give them more table ratings through the economic and market cycles.” Fitch warned, however, that the ratings of different debt classes issued by a ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 BNP Paribas 5,997 17 15.40
2 Citi 4,679 16 12.02
3 Lloyds Bank 3,158 6 8.11
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 3,104 10 7.97
5 Morgan Stanley 3,066 8 7.88

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 69,085.90 230 10.50%
2 JPMorgan 63,371.79 193 9.63%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 50,770.30 154 7.72%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 50,413.91 166 7.66%
5 Credit Suisse 45,852.68 144 6.97%