Crédit Agricole dazzles as LT2 unruffled by deferrals

Crédit Agricole this week became only the second issuer since September to price a lower tier two bond, a Eu1bn deal, underlining the extent to which investors, flush with cash, are piling into riskier assets.

  • 29 May 2009

While bankers away from the transaction applauded its execution, describing it variously as "fabulous" and "exactly what accounts are looking for", many were sceptical as to whether it would spark a flurry of lower tier two issuance.

"As with the senior unsecured market, it will be the top issuers ...

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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%