Senior unsecured market freezing up amid spread volatility

With current market conditions blocking primary issuance, secondary market activity is freezing up in senior unsecured as volatility in CDS and cash spreads makes valuation all but impossible, said bankers on Tuesday.

  • 12 Jul 2011

After a torrid opening, spreads contracted on the back of a smooth Italian auction, bolstered by rumours that the ECB was among the buyers. But syndicate bankers said the volatility was slowing secondary flows.

“The problem is that valuation is impossible,” said a FIG syndicate head. “Bid-offer spreads are ...

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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 6.41%
2 UniCredit 2,187.22 10 6.31%
3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.23%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.26%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 12,745.74 25 9.55%
2 Morgan Stanley 11,952.09 26 8.95%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,510.22 21 7.12%
4 Barclays 9,168.66 18 6.87%
5 JPMorgan 8,863.17 26 6.64%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 12,192.75 22 13.66%
2 Morgan Stanley 10,975.91 20 12.29%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,178.29 19 10.28%
4 JPMorgan 8,170.99 20 9.15%
5 Citi 7,477.94 20 8.38%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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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 %
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  • 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%