Head to Head Extra: Atiq-Ur Rehman on the loan market

Big companies have always been able to command uneconomic pricing from their lenders in the syndicated loan market by waving the prospect of juicier ancillary business. As Atiq-Ur Rehman, Citigroup’s co-head of global loans, leveraged and emerging markets finance, tells Toby Fildes, that is not likely to change.

  • 20 Mar 2008

Corporate loans a loss-leader, so don’t expect high pricing


The Western European investment grade loan market has been very dependent on the volume of M&A related deals. Do you expect that to continue?

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 299,541.06 822 10.99%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 258,510.82 860 9.49%
3 Citi 160,299.34 489 5.88%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 143,487.37 560 5.26%
5 MUFG 112,643.76 643 4.13%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Standard Chartered Bank 3,962.24 13 8.21%
2 Citi 3,471.92 10 7.19%
3 JPMorgan 3,173.44 8 6.57%
4 Mizuho 2,818.52 8 5.84%
5 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 2,575.67 5 5.34%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 13,554.26 61 7.20%
2 Deutsche Bank 11,901.17 45 6.32%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 11,825.01 52 6.28%
4 Goldman Sachs 10,865.30 45 5.77%
5 UniCredit 10,484.86 60 5.57%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 32,467.80 60 6.57%
2 BNP Paribas 32,284.10 130 6.53%
3 UniCredit 26,992.47 123 5.46%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 26,569.73 97 5.37%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 23,807.36 111 4.81%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%