Say no to collective punishment for rating agencies

There are few in the capital markets who haven’t been tempted to put the boot into the rating agencies over the last two years. But a draft US law that includes a proposal to make the raters financially liable for the actions of their competitors is just plain daft.

  • 29 Sep 2009

Politicians trying to deal with the aftermath of the credit crisis have produced some strange ideas, but few if any have been as off the wall as one contained in draft legislation sponsored by Democratic congressman Paul Kanjorski.

The bill, which is being considered by the House Financial Services ...

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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 87,420.99 365 6.16%
2 Citi 78,905.88 424 5.56%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 78,797.89 327 5.55%
4 Goldman Sachs 72,613.81 636 5.11%
5 Morgan Stanley 72,406.38 414 5.10%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 70,642.78 252 11.08%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 65,433.97 274 10.27%
3 Citi 61,723.62 322 9.68%
4 Morgan Stanley 54,569.85 313 8.56%
5 Goldman Sachs 54,299.46 565 8.52%

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%