LTRO needs discrimination

The European Central Bank’s long term refinancing operation has been put to good use by the European banking sector. But its lack of discrimination raises dependency and, longer term, increases systemic risks.

  • 07 Feb 2012
The European Central Bank’s long term refinancing operation has bought much needed time and prevented a potential collapse of Europe’s weakest banks. As well as providing crucial funding, the LTRO has allowed banks to shore up their capital positions by buying back their own bonds at levels well ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 11,957.19 82 5.35%
2 HSBC 11,812.99 65 5.28%
3 LBBW 10,602.04 69 4.74%
4 Natixis 10,573.38 58 4.73%
5 UBS 10,527.02 56 4.71%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 77,132.37 330 6.17%
2 Citi 76,201.10 387 6.09%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 74,653.42 293 5.97%
4 Goldman Sachs 69,816.41 579 5.58%
5 Morgan Stanley 64,853.68 362 5.18%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 63,271.72 232 10.70%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 62,542.06 244 10.58%
3 Citi 59,326.59 289 10.04%
4 Goldman Sachs 53,047.08 514 8.97%
5 Morgan Stanley 50,309.20 281 8.51%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 7,713.92 29 7.27%
2 UniCredit 6,041.97 24 5.69%
3 LBBW 5,910.59 25 5.57%
4 Deutsche Bank 5,667.40 19 5.34%
5 Commerzbank Group 5,647.34 22 5.32%

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 HSBC 7,584.11 21 12.82%
2 Barclays 4,776.16 18 8.08%
3 Credit Suisse 4,490.78 15 7.59%
4 BNP Paribas 4,171.68 19 7.05%
5 UBS 3,877.49 18 6.56%