Banque Cantonale de Genève defends LT2 debut

Banque Cantonale de Genève’s lower tier two note — a Sfr180m 3.125% seven year bullet issued on Wednesday — caused confusion in the Swiss franc market this week. The issuer had to defend the eligibility of the deal to be grandfathered under the Basel III regime after many market participants came to the conclusion that it would not be possible.

  • 14 Oct 2011
BCG said it decided to issue the note to meet the additional equity coverage FINMA (the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority) requires by 2014. "We issued a seven year lower tier two note because we intend to replace an existing lower tier two note maturing in 2014, and ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 12,659.07 70 5.35%
2 UniCredit 12,127.14 83 5.12%
3 LBBW 10,943.55 71 4.62%
4 UBS 10,837.07 59 4.58%
5 Natixis 10,799.35 60 4.56%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 78,014.43 337 6.02%
2 Citi 77,214.69 400 5.96%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 76,404.26 306 5.89%
4 Goldman Sachs 70,389.57 603 5.43%
5 Morgan Stanley 66,720.45 378 5.15%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 64,244.12 239 10.43%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 64,209.48 258 10.42%
3 Citi 60,404.95 302 9.81%
4 Goldman Sachs 53,708.88 538 8.72%
5 Morgan Stanley 51,811.54 295 8.41%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 7,883.86 30 6.98%
2 LBBW 6,252.10 27 5.53%
3 Deutsche Bank 6,252.08 21 5.53%
4 UniCredit 6,211.91 25 5.50%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 6,198.22 24 5.48%

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 12.61%
2 Barclays 4,776.16 18 7.94%
3 BNP Paribas 4,744.51 21 7.89%
4 Credit Suisse 4,518.72 16 7.51%
5 UBS 3,877.49 18 6.45%