"For an extra 150 basis points you can get people to do crazy stuff [in the U.S.]. They aren't junk lenders over there [in Europe] ­ they either like the credit and will go with you or you'll just see them pass."

-- John LeFrere, director at B+H Ocean Carriers, about the company's decision to go with all European banks.

  • 01 Sep 2006
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"For an extra 150 basis points you can get people to do crazy stuff [in the U.S.]. They aren't junk lenders over there [in Europe] ­ they either like the credit and will go with you or you'll just see them pass." -- John LeFrere, director at B+H Ocean Carriers, about the company's decision to go with all European banks.

  • 01 Sep 2006

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 242,385.66 930 8.17%
2 JPMorgan 224,331.47 1001 7.56%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 216,781.07 727 7.31%
4 Barclays 185,859.78 675 6.27%
5 Goldman Sachs 160,296.83 522 5.40%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 32,522.19 61 6.53%
2 BNP Paribas 32,284.10 130 6.48%
3 UniCredit 26,992.47 123 5.42%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 26,569.73 97 5.33%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 23,807.36 111 4.78%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 10,167.68 46 8.81%
2 JPMorgan 9,894.90 42 8.58%
3 Citi 8,202.25 45 7.11%
4 UBS 6,098.17 23 5.29%
5 Credit Suisse 5,236.02 28 4.54%