Markit Crossover index grows to 60 names — Barclays forecasts entrants

Markit, the financial information provider, will increase the number of constituents in its iTraxx Crossover index of credit default swaps by 20%, as the European high yield market keeps growing.

  • By Stefanie Linhardt
  • 26 Feb 2014

Issuance by European speculative grade companies reached a record €87.4bn in 2013 — a whole €26.6bn more than the previously highest yearly issuance in 2012, according to Credit Suisse. And bankers expect issuance to grow further in 2014, potentially to up to €100bn.

“In response to the continued ...

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Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 19,012.51 88 7.60%
2 JPMorgan 16,881.55 58 6.75%
3 Deutsche Bank 15,679.29 58 6.27%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 14,083.69 66 5.63%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,902.00 61 5.56%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,527.11 43 7.83%
2 BNP Paribas 4,918.81 57 6.97%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,372.15 44 6.19%
4 JPMorgan 3,977.60 45 5.64%
5 Credit Suisse 3,757.05 40 5.32%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 19,901.51 153 10.02%
2 Goldman Sachs 14,830.49 106 7.47%
3 Credit Suisse 13,745.94 98 6.92%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,267.41 122 6.68%
5 Morgan Stanley 12,977.13 92 6.53%