Latest Securitization People & Markets news

  • UBS’s levfin revival

    UBS’s EMEA leveraged finance business has been through the wringer, but co-head David Slade, who joined in 2015, is rebuilding it.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Treasury capital market reforms put ball in industry’s court

    Most of the US Treasury’s proposed reforms for the US capital markets avoid the need for congressional approval, giving the financial services industry a strong opportunity to roll back some of the perceived excesses of post crisis rule making, US sources have said.

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • Portugal forges ahead with NPL plan

    A joint debt management platform formed by Portugual's largest banks is moving ahead with plans to ease the country's non-performing loan burden.

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • KKR closes risk retention fund, says rule has strengthened CMBS

    KKR closed a $1.1bn risk retention fund on Tuesday, and the firm’s co-head of real estate credit told GlobalCapital that market consolidation brought on by risk retention has strengthened credit quality in the asset class.

    • 11 Oct 2017
  • Ex-Shawbrook duo launch specialist funding shop

    Structured finance veterans Marc Sefton and Kieran McSweeney have launched firm focusing on lending to companies in the specialty finance sector.

    • 11 Oct 2017
  • StanChart to expand China ABS offering

    Like most foreign banks in the Chinese securitization market, Standard Chartered has focused on doing business with foreign originators. But now it wants to compete more directly with local underwriters by entering the growing asset-backed notes (ABN) market, Wesley Yang, the bank’s head of financial markets for China, told GlobalRMB.

    • 11 Oct 2017
  • Wall Street’s empire strikes back in Treasury report

    A US Treasury report on capital markets, published on Friday, struck a populist tone, saying the rise of private credit at the expense of public market sources of financing has snatched money-making opportunities away from average Americans. But it is investment banking that has most to gain from a boost to public debt markets, not individual investors.

    • 10 Oct 2017
  • US Treasury looks to ease ABS regs, says Dodd-Frank ‘went too far’

    A capital markets report from the US Treasury said that post-crisis regulation has hindered the US securitization market, and proposes a set of regulatory tweaks largely not requiring Congressional involvement to ease the burden on market participants.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • Banks to bring forward bad loans as ECB brandishes provisions

    Banks are trying to digest the implications of a new move by the European Central Bank, which would set a deadline by which new non-performing loans should be fully written off. This could spark a rush to declare NPLs before the end of this year, write Owen Sanderson and Jon Hay.

    • 05 Oct 2017
  • Football clubs eye return to funding mainstream

    Football clubs have become revenue generating machines, and with the English Premier League set to ban clubs from borrowing from non-Financial Conduct Authority regulated institutions starting next year, GlobalCapital investigates how some of the Premier League’s biggest teams fund their operations.

    • 05 Oct 2017

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  • Who would want to be Mark Carney?

    The Bank of England is now odds on to raise interest rates at the November meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee in November, after the Consumer Price index reported inflation exceeding 3%, but such a move could tip the UK economy over a cliff.

    • 17 Oct 2017

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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 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 6,415 22 12.84
2 Citi 5,781 17 11.57
3 BNP Paribas 3,530 14 7.06
4 Credit Suisse 2,783 8 5.57
5 Rabobank 2,633 4 5.27

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 99,251.11 279 13.17%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 90,895.27 265 12.06%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 72,661.39 222 9.64%
4 JPMorgan 52,367.24 169 6.95%
5 Credit Suisse 41,885.89 127 5.56%