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 ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 10,838.70 62 5.31%
2 UniCredit 10,159.00 75 4.98%
3 LBBW 10,110.44 66 4.95%
4 Natixis 9,893.81 52 4.85%
5 Commerzbank Group 9,434.96 58 4.62%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 74,770.87 312 6.42%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 71,954.77 266 6.18%
3 Citi 70,764.06 354 6.08%
4 Goldman Sachs 66,011.45 527 5.67%
5 HSBC 61,677.36 280 5.30%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 61,481.52 218 11.00%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 60,236.14 220 10.77%
3 Citi 55,960.76 265 10.01%
4 Goldman Sachs 49,875.99 465 8.92%
5 Morgan Stanley 47,210.46 261 8.44%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 7,282.04 27 7.38%
2 Commerzbank Group 5,647.34 22 5.73%
3 LBBW 5,565.43 23 5.64%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,470.19 24 5.55%
5 UniCredit 5,468.87 22 5.55%

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 7,022.22 19 12.67%
2 Barclays 4,473.11 17 8.07%
3 Credit Suisse 4,278.10 14 7.72%
4 BNP Paribas 3,870.91 17 6.98%
5 UBS 3,864.55 18 6.97%