SIFIs inconsistent with capitalism: Kansas Fed chief

Systemically important financial institutions are “fundamentally inconsistent with capitalism, inherently destabilising to global markets, and detrimental to global growth,” Thomas Hoenig, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, told a New York audience on Monday.

  • 29 Jun 2011

He argued that FDIC-insured deposits should not be supporting securities firms, saying that the repeal of the Glass-Steagall legislation gave “high-risk firms almost unlimited access to funds generated through their new access to the safety net.”

Hoenig also labelled the argument that tougher capital standards would make the US less competitive as “nonsense”.

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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%