Latest Securitization People & Markets news

  • Former co-head of BlackRock CLO biz joins Tetragon

    Scott Snell, former co-head of BlackRock’s US CLO business, has joined Tetragon Credit Income (TCIP) as a CLO portfolio manager, with the firm planning to expand the range of its investments in CLOs.

    • 19 Sep 2018
  • MS moves Burke to target US NPLs

    Morgan Stanley has transferred one of its senior structured finance bankers to New York as part of an initiative to win more business from US financial institutions looking to shift problematic consumer loans off balance sheet.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • EC’s guarantee fund a useful ally for markets

    The European Commission has unveiled a portfolio of financial guarantee transactions it is doing to support development in Africa and regions bordering the EU. Among them are two programmes conducted by the African Development Bank, including its new synthetic securitisation.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • September 15, 2008: the day markets changed

    Traders, bankers, lawyers, brokers tell their stories of what happened when Lehman Brothers went down, how it ruined some businesses and created room for others, and how it has changed financial markets — for better and worse.

    • 13 Sep 2018
  • Heat builds in US middle market as regulators loosen restraints

    Billions of dollars are flowing into direct lending funds targeting US corporate loans to small and medium sized companies, despite signs of weakening underwriting. Unshackling leverage constraints on business development companies and reopening the CLO market to them after a two year absence may further overheat the market, say critics.

    • 13 Sep 2018
  • ‘Have you forgotten your brothers?’

    Those at Lehman Brothers on Monday, September 15, 2008 will remember the moment the lines between the London and New York offices went dead.

    • 13 Sep 2018
  • Aon tasks team with resolving protection gap

    Seventeen years ago, the 9/11 attacks were a black swan event for financial markets and the broader economy. Now, insurance firm Aon is examining terrorism risk as part of a wider aim to close insurance protection gaps and transfer risk to the capital markets.

    • 12 Sep 2018
  • Just Group considers RT1 amid capital concerns

    UK insurer Just Group said in its half-year results on Thursday that it had the flexibility to issue tier two or restricted tier one capital, amid worries about the impact on its capital of the Prudential Regulation Authority’s proposal for equity release mortgages.

    • 06 Sep 2018
  • Investec fashions new position for LBOs

    Investec has filled a newly created sales position with a hire from UniCredit in a bid to expand its leveraged buyouts business.

    • 03 Sep 2018
  • NPL, AT1 sales buttress Bank of Cyprus’s capital

    Fund investors have taken on the senior debt supporting a €1.4bn acquisition of a Bank of Cyprus non-performing loan portfolio by Apollo Global Management last week, despite its lack of a rating.

    • 03 Sep 2018

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  • Softer euro ABS spreads: a gift to the buy side

    The small, but noticeable, downward shift in investor appetite for new issue euro ABS bonds over the past few months has meant that bank syndicates and issuers have had to work a bit harder to cajole investors and get deals done.

    • 11 Sep 2018

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Capital markets data from GlobalCapital

Go to GlobalCapital's Securitization data pages for our dealflow database, plus details of priced European and US CLOs and structured finance bookrunner league tables.

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 BNP Paribas 12,508 23 18.18
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 8,059 25 11.72
3 Lloyds Bank 5,761 18 8.38
4 Citi 5,606 15 8.15
5 JP Morgan 5,007 7 7.28

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 92,032.58 259 11.01%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 79,057.17 220 9.45%
3 JPMorgan 69,156.83 197 8.27%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 68,746.03 193 8.22%
5 Credit Suisse 55,529.51 142 6.64%