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 HSBC 2,178.54 9 7.25%
2 Barclays 1,796.79 8 5.98%
3 UniCredit 1,755.37 10 5.84%
4 RBC Capital Markets 1,701.06 6 5.66%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,607.59 7 5.35%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 7,735.70 10 10.88%
2 Citi 7,180.85 20 10.10%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 5,887.91 6 8.28%
4 JPMorgan 5,161.44 19 7.26%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,331.88 14 4.69%

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 15.29%
2 Citi 5,188.91 16 13.47%
3 JPMorgan 5,185.09 19 13.46%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,889.79 12 7.50%
5 BNP Paribas 2,841.66 4 7.38%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 1,378.34 5 8.96%
2 Natixis 1,277.72 4 8.31%
3 Barclays 1,252.42 5 8.14%
4 LBBW 1,252.06 5 8.14%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,183.61 4 7.70%

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%