- N.Y. area bank group parleys with insurers. Friedman, Amy S. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;2/28/94, Vol. 98 Issue 9, p1
Reports that six banks in New York City metropolitan area have formed a marketing consortium to negotiate directly with insurance companies. Plans of the consortium; Discussion with five insurance companies.
- Debt crunch hits borrowers. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/10/2007, Vol. 51 Issue 32, p21
The article reports on the decision of eight banks to drop out of a loan syndicate for Dubai's Mashreqbank in the United Arab Emirates in 2007. According to the banks, they left Mashreq's syndicate because they felt they were overexposed to the region, given the current market conditions....
- Scarcity of New Issues Driving Speculators From the Market. Burns, Mairin // Bank Loan Report;3/26/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 12, pN.PAG
One of the few benefits top European high yield bond underwriters see in the recent drought of new issuance is the near eradication of short-term speculative traders from their market. Typically lurking at hedge funds or on proprietary desks, these third-party traders buy bonds in the primary...
- GTL syndication nears close. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/4/2003, Vol. 47 Issue 14, p7
Reports the delay of the general syndication of the debt facility for Oryx GTL. Reason for the delay; Banks which made their commitments to the syndication; Bookrunners of the transaction.
- Puerto Rico Bank, and Its New President, Eying $3B This Year. Cataldo, Adam L. // Bond Buyer;2/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32064, p4
This article reports on Puerto Rico Bank's strategic planning. With its new leader at the helm and an ambitious list of projects queued up, the Government Development Bank of Puerto Rico may issue more than $3 billion, of debt this year. "It's going to be over $3 billion at this point, but it's...
- When It Comes to Allocation Relationships Are Key. Husband, Sarah // High Yield Report;2/2/20004, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p2
Explores the importance of the relationship with an arranging bank when allocating a deal. Problems facing syndication officials; Factors influencing the decision over which account gets what allocation of a deal; Approaches used by investors in finding ways to maximize their allocations.
- Commercial Banks Played Catch-Up In an Off Year for High-Yield Debt. MANDARO, LAURA // American Banker;01/04/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 2, p1
Reports on gains made by commercial banking companies in the United States in 1999 in their effort to catch up with investment banks in the lucrative business of leading underwriting for high-yield debt deals. Decline in total volume of new issues; Gains made by Chase Manhattan Corp.; Number of...
- Conflict of Interest in Commercial Bank Security Underwritings: United Kingdom Evidence. Hebb, Gregory M.; Fraser, Donald R. // Quarterly Journal of Business & Economics;Winter/Spring2003, Vol. 42 Issue 1/2, p79
The recent repeal of the Glass-Steagall Act in the United States has cleared the way for commercial banks to enter the securities underwriting business. Many of the concerns that resulted in the original passage of the Glass-Steagall Act, however, still exist. One of these is the possible...
- IN MARKET. // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/30/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 21, p6
Presents data on U.S. syndicated loans. Borrower and lead banks; Type and purpose; Status of loans.