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  • Solar securitizer Spruce looks to turn corner under new management

    With a new owner, revamped management team and a change of headquarters, solar securitizer Spruce Finance is looking to chart a course forward following a turbulent couple of years in which the solar loan originator's early backers are said to have been "wiped out."

    • 14 Dec 2018

  • CLO investors eye quiet start to 2019 as volatility bites

    Leveraged loan prices are plummeting in secondary trading and CLO managers are scrambling to market new deals even after US equities have recovered from their recent tumble.

    • 13 Dec 2018
  • White House promotes opportunity zones as financing lines up

    Momentum behind opportunity zones — geographic designations meant to draw in real estate investors through tax breaks — is building after the White House announced on Wednesday that it was establishing an Opportunity and Revitalization Council to foster public investments in qualified opportunity zones.

    • 13 Dec 2018
  • EBA guidelines on STS provide 'welcome clarity' for EU ABS

    Guidelines released by the European Banking Authority (EBA) on Wednesday brought the European ABS market much-needed clarity, as issuers grapple with new rules set to apply in the new year.

    • 13 Dec 2018
  • Sunrun prices latest solar securitization

    Residential solar developer Sunrun priced its second ever securitization on Wednesday, Sunrun 2018-1, a $378.5m offering backed by leases and power purchase agreements tied to rooftop solar systems.

    • 12 Dec 2018
  • BAML prices Taurus European CMBS deal

    After snapping up around €100bn of ABS this year, investors are preparing to shut their books in the run up to year end. The last remaining CMBS deal in the pipeline — Taurus 2018-3 DEU from Bank of America Merrill Lynch — was priced on Wednesday with senior tranche demand just over the threshold and junior spreads offered at wider levels compared with initial price talk.

    • 12 Dec 2018
  • Sofr comes down from all-time highs

    The Secured Overnight Financing Rate (Sofr), the chosen alternative to dollar Libor rates, has shown more volatility, spiking to an all-time high toward the end of last week before moving back down this week.

    • 11 Dec 2018
  • Amigo reveals new CFO, follows November ABS tap

    FTSE 250 guarantor loans specialist Amigo Holdings, which reported a year-on-year growth of 34% in customer numbers for the six months to September and a 56% increase in profits, has picked Nayan Kisnadwala as the new chief financial officer to replace Simon Dighton.

    • 11 Dec 2018
  • Tesla charges up auto ABS deal

    Tesla filed paperwork last week signaling its intention to sell its second ever auto ABS deal.

    • 10 Dec 2018
  • Securitization sceptic nominated as housing finance chief

    President Donald Trump nominated Mark Calabria, a well-known securitization sceptic, to head the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) — the body charged with regulating government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) — on Wednesday.

    • 10 Dec 2018
  • Kroll rates first European CMBS transaction

    Salus European Loan Conduit No. 33 DAC, a £367m single asset CMBS, was priced last Friday with marks from Kroll Bond Rating Agency. It is the first European CMBS deal to be rated by the agency since it opened its European operation in 2017.

    • 10 Dec 2018


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  • Who should pay for natural catastrophes?

    Over the weekend, Harris County in Texas voted in favour of issuing bonds to pay for flood defences, a year after Hurricane Harvey caused terrible damage in the Houston region. It is part of a wider tussle over who bears the risk of catastrophes — and the capital markets are at the forefront of the discussion.

    • 28 Aug 2018

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Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 130,010.09 379 11.12%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 104,113.90 304 8.90%
3 JPMorgan 102,778.33 300 8.79%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 93,728.92 276 8.01%
5 Credit Suisse 76,904.09 209 6.58%

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GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 BNP Paribas 15,256 32 17.31
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 9,637 29 10.93
3 Citi 8,264 22 9.37
4 Lloyds Bank 7,329 24 8.31
5 JP Morgan 6,580 10 7.46

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 130,010.09 379 11.12%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 104,113.90 304 8.90%
3 JPMorgan 102,778.33 300 8.79%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 93,728.92 276 8.01%
5 Credit Suisse 76,904.09 209 6.58%