Cablevision, Axle brave frightened market for HY successes

High yield issuance ended October on a buoyant note, as investors refused to be spooked by portents of the European debt crisis bailout unravelling, despite the Halloween season. Cablevision Systems and American Axle priced deals on the last day of the month, bringing October’s total to $9.24bn.

  • 01 Nov 2011

That is a fraction of the $32.9bn sold in October 2010, but is encouraging for issuers, considering that the first 11 days of the month were barren.

Nearly a third of the total, $2.825bn, was placed in the last two working days. The improvement in sentiment in the second ...

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 76,614.41 395 5.63%
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3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 69,149.21 374 5.08%
4 Barclays 61,172.01 270 4.50%
5 Goldman Sachs 52,037.90 257 3.82%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds

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1 Barclays 20,165.66 52 8.68%
2 BNP Paribas 15,996.41 91 6.88%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,245.63 62 6.13%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,105.99 45 6.07%
5 Deutsche Bank 13,105.24 66 5.64%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
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1 Deutsche Bank 2,970.40 18 7.46%
2 JPMorgan 2,822.43 22 7.09%
3 Citi 2,783.23 20 6.99%
4 BNP Paribas 2,674.33 25 6.72%
5 Goldman Sachs 2,523.29 20 6.34%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 16,399.18 133 10.00%
2 Citi 14,953.44 126 9.12%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,235.32 104 7.46%
4 Goldman Sachs 12,091.12 94 7.37%
5 Morgan Stanley 9,577.47 74 5.84%

Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 BNP Paribas 15,535.37 89 5.81%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 13,809.62 65 5.16%
3 Barclays 13,651.30 58 5.10%
4 JPMorgan 13,469.46 59 5.03%
5 Citi 13,203.46 60 4.94%