ECB sidelined as CB traders expect more spread widening

The ECB’s covered bond purchase programme, which started two weeks ago, has failed to have any effect. Its modest buying of core issuance at the short end has been outweighed by considerably better selling, as sovereign volatility has undermined confidence.

  • 18 Nov 2011

The euro sovereign crisis, which only a few weeks ago was largely confined to the periphery, is now spreading to the core — with Dutch, Finnish and Austrian government bond markets coming under pressure. As a result, core covered bond markets have also weakened.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,220.67 8 6.56%
2 UniCredit 2,187.22 10 6.46%
3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.38%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.39%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.33%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,258.36 23 8.66%
2 Barclays 7,973.37 14 8.36%
3 Citi 7,569.83 23 7.94%
4 UBS 7,075.76 11 7.42%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 6,724.12 7 7.05%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 7,613.91 18 13.09%
2 Citi 6,904.19 18 11.87%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 6,724.12 7 11.56%
4 Goldman Sachs 4,509.50 15 7.75%
5 Barclays 4,355.61 9 7.49%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,071.95 7 9.04%
2 UBS 1,682.16 6 7.34%
3 UniCredit 1,662.07 7 7.25%
4 LBBW 1,541.66 6 6.73%
5 Deutsche Bank 1,380.66 4 6.02%

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 Credit Agricole CIB 1,031.57 1 27.24%
2 UBS 439.82 3 11.61%
3 Goldman Sachs 356.49 2 9.41%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 356.49 2 9.41%
5 Lloyds Banking Group 249.35 1 6.58%