Coeur Défense court decision cuts out creditor security after three year fight

The Versailles Court of Appeal ruled on Thursday that the owner of the Coeur Défense tower in Paris would be protected from its creditors — bondholders in the Windermere XII FCT CMBS. The ruling closes a three year legal battle between the borrower and bondholders, and undermines the whole basis of secured lending against French assets.

  • 20 Jan 2012
The court cases have turned on the question of whether SPVs can claim sauvegarde — a debtor protection in France similar to Chapter 11 protection in the US. Using this protection, the holding companies with the equity in Coeur Défense have blocked acceleration of the loan or enforcement ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 5,126.88 21 7.07%
2 Barclays 4,135.60 21 5.70%
3 UniCredit 3,936.37 31 5.43%
4 LBBW 3,932.19 21 5.42%
5 Natixis 3,653.41 15 5.04%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 14,807.96 59 7.69%
2 JPMorgan 11,975.54 50 6.22%
3 Morgan Stanley 11,846.12 53 6.16%
4 Goldman Sachs 11,083.91 74 5.76%
5 BNP Paribas 10,257.67 30 5.33%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 11,039.30 41 11.11%
2 Citi 10,660.17 45 10.73%
3 Goldman Sachs 10,225.81 67 10.29%
4 Morgan Stanley 10,115.10 41 10.18%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 8,734.93 29 8.79%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
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1 Natixis 3,255.83 11 7.44%
2 HSBC 3,089.99 10 7.06%
3 LBBW 3,017.42 12 6.90%
4 Barclays 2,870.45 11 6.56%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,847.49 11 6.51%

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 %
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1 UBS 2,550.05 5 24.58%
2 HSBC 984.09 6 9.49%
3 Deutsche Bank 695.24 5 6.70%
4 Santander 660.14 4 6.36%
5 Credit Suisse 618.23 4 5.96%