Swiss Re sells largest Successor X cat bond

Swiss Re priced the fourth issue from its Successor X programme on Monday, a three year $305m catastrophe bond, that gives the insurer protection against North Atlantic hurricane and California earthquake risk. The issue is the largest from the programme despite fears that US wind and quake risk is dominating the market.

  • 21 Feb 2011

“The market is screaming for non-US risk,” said Luca Albertini of Leadenhall Capital Partners. “There has been more US wind issuance than other perils and this has saturated the US wind capacity of some investors.”

The issue is structured in two tranches. A $165m class IV-E3 tranche is rated B by S&P, and collateralised ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
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1 HSBC 2,007.05 8 7.06%
2 Barclays 1,796.79 8 6.32%
3 UniCredit 1,755.37 10 6.18%
4 DNB Markets 1,577.99 3 5.55%
5 RBC Capital Markets 1,529.57 5 5.38%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 BNP Paribas 7,735.73 10 12.38%
2 Wells Fargo Securities 5,887.91 6 9.42%
3 Citi 5,665.49 14 9.06%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,145.09 12 5.03%
5 JPMorgan 2,995.20 16 4.79%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Wells Fargo Securities 5,887.91 6 17.69%
2 Citi 4,524.71 11 13.60%
3 JPMorgan 2,894.32 15 8.70%
4 BNP Paribas 2,841.66 4 8.54%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,703.00 10 8.12%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Natixis 1,277.72 4 8.80%
2 Barclays 1,252.42 5 8.62%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 1,206.85 4 8.31%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,183.61 4 8.15%
5 UniCredit 1,182.66 4 8.14%

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
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1 JPMorgan 131.18 2 17.98%
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 131.18 2 17.98%
3 UBS 87.50 1 11.99%
3 Deutsche Bank 87.50 1 11.99%
5 UniCredit 43.68 1 5.99%