The New Gold Rush
- INVESTMENT BANKING DATABASE: TELECOMMUNICATIONS. // Investment Dealers' Digest;8/11/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 32, p48
Presents statistics related to investment banking in telecommunications as of August 07, 2003. Global equity deals; Debt deal of Eircom PLC; Merger and acquisitions deals in telecommunications.
- 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.
- INVESTMENT BANKING DATABASE: TECHNOLOGY. // Investment Dealers' Digest;8/11/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 32, p46
Presents statistics related to investment banking in technology companies as of August 07, 2003. Global equity deals; Debt deal of Thomson Corp.; Merger and acquisitions deals in technology.
- The U.S. housing slump and the consumer. Arestis, Philip; Karakitsos, Elias // Journal of Post Keynesian Economics;Spring2008, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p335
This paper attempts to quantify the U.S. housing market slump and its likely impact on consumption. In doing so, it bypasses the traditional approach that suggests that there is no nationwide housing market but a compendium of segmented markets. The paper is not an exercise in forecasting but an...
- 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.
- IN MARKET. // Bank Loan Report;3/7/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p12
The article presents a table depicting syndicated loans in the U.S. markets as of February 25, 2005 to March 3, 2005. The prime denominators under which the data is provided are borrower, lead bank, type of loan, maximum number of years for which the loan is given, maximum and minimum spread of...
- Investors Seek Subdued Leverage Levels. Iyer, Savita // Bank Loan Report;6/6/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p1
Reports on the unprecedented growth of the leverage multiples on syndicated loan deals in the U.S. Confidence of the arrangers to sell the paper to hungry investor base; Emphasis on credit quality, company fundamentals and leverage levels; Difficulty of getting investors to commit to highly...