Resolution reaches for £2bn rights issue to end drought

One of the largest capital increases by a UK company this year is in prospect as an insurance buy-out vehicle seeks to fund the acquisition of Axa’s British life business. Resolution’s £2bn deal comes at a time when rights issues in Europe are at their lowest levels in five years, according to Dealogic.

  • 18 Jun 2010

Equity bankers are desperate for more underwriting after Prudential’s $21bn rights issue fell through a fortnight ago following the company’s failure to convince its shareholders to support the acquisition of AIG’s AIA.

Barclays Capital and RBC Capital Markets will fully underwrite the issue. Corporate broker Citi, which led ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,974.41 77 6.03%
2 HSBC 8,592.02 43 5.77%
3 LBBW 8,280.86 47 5.56%
4 Barclays 6,490.00 33 4.36%
5 Natixis 6,473.22 31 4.35%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 45,989.59 200 6.18%
2 Citi 45,251.93 236 6.08%
3 JPMorgan 42,152.25 215 5.66%
4 Morgan Stanley 30,874.10 178 4.15%
5 HSBC 30,857.77 188 4.14%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 37,516.52 164 11.44%
2 Citi 35,349.96 181 10.78%
3 JPMorgan 33,079.42 161 10.09%
4 Morgan Stanley 22,689.67 126 6.92%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 22,104.88 95 6.74%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 5,346.40 20 6.84%
2 LBBW 5,291.48 20 6.77%
3 HSBC 4,549.39 16 5.82%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,534.04 16 5.80%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,493.73 19 5.75%

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 Barclays 5,933.32 13 16.39%
2 UBS 3,578.43 14 9.89%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 9.81%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 7.06%
5 HSBC 1,977.94 14 5.46%