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  • 19 May 2002
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DowngradesFromTo
Advantica Restaurant Group Sr. Unscd. B3 Caa2
Adelphia Communications Corp. Sr. Unscd. B3 Caa1
Century Communications Corp. Sr. Unscd. B3 Caa1
FrontierVision Holdings L.P. Backed Sr. Unscd. B3 Caa1
FrontierVision Holdings Operating Partners L.P. Backed Sr. Sub. B3 Caa1
Northern Offshore ASA Sr. Unscd. Caa2 C
Olympus Communications L.P. Backed Sr. Unscd. B3 Caa1
Outsourcing Services Group Sr. Sub. B3 Caa2
Acuity Brands Sr. Unscd. Baa2 Baa3
Luchthaven Schiphol N.V. Sr. Unscd. MTN Aa1 Aa3
Schiphol Nederland B.V. Backed Sr. Unscd. MTN Aa1 Aa3
Solectron Corp. Sr. Unscd. Ba1 Ba3
Sears DC Corp. Sr. Unscd. MTN A3 Baa1
Sears Roebuck Acceptance Corp. Sr. Unscd. A3 Baa1
Sears Roebuck Acceptance Corp. Sr. Unscd. MTN A3 Baa1
Sears Roebuck Acceptance Corp. Sub. MTN Baa1 Baa2
Sears, Roebuck & Co. Sr. Unscd. A3 Baa1
Sears Roebuck & Co. Sr. Unscd. MTN A3 Baa1
Merrill Corp. Sr. Sub. Caa2 Caa3
Contour Energy Co. Backed Sr. Scd. B3 Caa1
Contour Energy Co. Backed Sr. Sub. Caa2 C
Medianews Group Inc. Sr. Sub. B1 B2
Cherokee Intl. LCC Backed Sr. Sub. Caa1 Caa3
Intermedia Communications Inc. Sr. Unscd. Ba1 B1
Intermedia Communications Inc. Sub. Ba2 B2
MCI Communications Corp. Sr. Unscd. Baa2 Ba2
MCI Communications Corp. Sr. Unscd. MTN Baa2 Ba2
MCI Communications Corp. Sub. MTN Baa3 Ba3
U.S. Timberlands Klamath Falls L.L.C. Backed Sr. Unscd. B2 Caa1
WorldCom Inc. Sr. Unscd. Baa2 Ba2
Bell Canada Intl. Sr. Unscd. B2 Ca
New World Infrastructure Ltd. Sr. Unscd. Ba1 Ba3
Upgrades
SUSA Partnership L.P. Backed Sr. Unscd. Baa3 Aa1
Republic of Italy Sr. Unscd. Aa3 Aa2
Republic of Italy Sr. Unscd. MTN Aa3 Aa2
Security Capital Group Inc. Sr. Unscd. Baa2 Aa1
Security Capital Group Inc. Sr. Unscd. MTN Baa2 Aa1
Security Capital Group Inc. Sub. MTN Baa3 Aa2
Den Norske Bank ASA Sr. Unscd. A1 Aa3
Den Norske Bank ASA Sr. Unscd. MTN A1 Aa3
Den Norske Bank ASA Sub. A2 A1
Den Norske Bank ASA Sub. MTN A2 A1
Den Norske Creditbank Sub. A2 A1
PTC Intl Finance B.V. Backed Sr. Sub. B2 B1
PTC Intl Finance II S.A. Backed Sr. Sub. B2 B1
Quanex Corp. Sub. B1 Ba3
Flowserve Corp. Sr. Sub. B3 B2
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Downgrades
WorldCom Inc. Sr. Unscd. BBB- BB
Hidrocantabrico Sr. Unscd. A+ BBB
McDonalds Corp. Sr. Notes AA AA-


  • 19 May 2002

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 7,026 25 11.95
2 Citi 6,449 21 10.96
3 BNP Paribas 5,093 18 8.66
4 Barclays 4,040 11 6.87
5 Lloyds Bank 3,615 14 6.15

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 120,318.45 348 12.72%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 104,269.08 299 11.02%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 88,761.07 266 9.38%
4 JPMorgan 69,240.12 209 7.32%
5 Credit Suisse 51,560.77 157 5.45%