French find success with well received benchmarks

BPCE took French euro covered bond supply in 2011 to over €44bn on Thursday with its second obligations à l’habitat benchmark trade. French issuers have been among the most active since the market re-opened on August 24, with Crédit Agricole and Caisse de Refinancement de l’Habitat (CRH) also launching trades this week. Other names from the country are undertaking investor meetings, but with secondary spreads under pressure and strong supply across the curve, placement may become more difficult.

  • 02 Sep 2011

French covered bond indices have widened out since the start of July due to concern regarding the exposure of France’s banks to peripheral risk. The country’s high public debt has also driven CDS on credit institutions higher.

RBS analysts report that on a one-month basis CRH bonds have widened ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 13,985.36 78 5.55%
2 UniCredit 12,869.58 96 5.11%
3 Natixis 11,652.77 67 4.63%
4 UBS 11,458.20 62 4.55%
5 LBBW 11,285.83 74 4.48%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 87,439.11 365 6.14%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 79,904.81 329 5.61%
3 Citi 78,912.80 424 5.54%
4 Goldman Sachs 72,613.81 636 5.10%
5 Morgan Stanley 72,455.87 414 5.09%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 70,642.78 252 11.06%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 66,533.97 276 10.42%
3 Citi 61,723.62 322 9.67%
4 Morgan Stanley 54,569.85 313 8.55%
5 Goldman Sachs 54,299.46 565 8.50%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 8,357.33 33 7.02%
2 Commerzbank Group 6,550.39 26 5.51%
3 Deutsche Bank 6,535.71 22 5.49%
4 UniCredit 6,513.66 27 5.47%
5 LBBW 6,441.23 28 5.41%

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 7,765.93 22 11.94%
2 BNP Paribas 5,338.58 23 8.21%
3 Barclays 5,124.61 20 7.88%
4 Credit Suisse 4,520.44 16 6.95%
5 UBS 3,976.00 19 6.11%