Issuers must adapt to new reality of funding costs, say bankers

With no end to the senior unsecured funding drought in sight, bankers on Tuesday said issuers needed to face up to wider spreads and higher new issue premiums for primary issuance. The Eurozone debt crisis has stifled activity in the bank funding market and deals are thin on the ground — only three new issues have been priced since the first week of June.

  • 19 Jul 2011

“People need to get used to this new reality and convince investors to start putting risk on the table again,” said one syndicate banker. “Investors still have funds coming in and they need to put that money down somewhere.”

One syndicate head said the market needed to put spreads ...

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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%