Rabo loses AAA status in S&P downgrade wave

Rabobank this week lost its AAA rating from S&P after the ratings agency implemented its new ratings criteria for banks on 37 of the largest global financial institutions. The Dutch lender was the only bank to receive a two-notch downgrade, going from AAA (negative outlook) to AA (stable outlook). Rabo had held a AAA rating from S&P since 1981.

  • 02 Dec 2011

Seven of the eight US banks included in the list were downgraded, including Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citi and Morgan Stanley, while HSBC, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland were also sent down one notch. Ratings on 20 banks remained stable; China Construction Bank got an upgrade.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 10,728.85 61 5.38%
2 UniCredit 9,811.25 71 4.92%
3 LBBW 9,752.95 65 4.89%
4 Natixis 9,399.97 49 4.71%
5 Commerzbank Group 9,151.46 56 4.59%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 73,678.00 307 6.45%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 71,040.91 262 6.22%
3 Citi 69,736.37 344 6.10%
4 Goldman Sachs 64,528.46 520 5.65%
5 HSBC 59,836.10 273 5.24%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 60,388.66 213 11.03%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 59,322.28 216 10.83%
3 Citi 55,481.23 261 10.13%
4 Goldman Sachs 48,513.23 459 8.86%
5 Morgan Stanley 45,732.96 252 8.35%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 6,934.65 26 7.24%
2 Commerzbank Group 5,481.12 21 5.73%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,303.97 23 5.54%
4 UniCredit 5,302.66 21 5.54%
5 Deutsche Bank 5,233.70 17 5.47%

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 5,895.97 18 10.92%
2 Barclays 4,410.61 16 8.17%
3 Credit Suisse 4,278.10 14 7.92%
4 BNP Paribas 3,808.41 16 7.05%
5 UBS 3,802.05 17 7.04%