JPM warns on possible multi-notch downgrades for banks

European financial analysts at JPMorgan have warned that European banks could be subjected to multi-notch ratings downgrades as European bail-in regimes get implemented. In a note entitled “the great bank downgrades” and published last Friday, analysts said that bank ratings had traditionally incorporated some implicit or explicit state support but that this was going to change.

  • 11 Jan 2011

“While these assumptions may have been vindicated by the recent support provided to the European banking sector, the move towards bail-in regimes should imply a radical change in these assumptions,” the report said.

“In our opinion the revision of these methodologies may result in multi-notch downgrades for European banks as the element of ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

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