Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap: Who Led the CDO League Tables? (BAC; C; JPM; UBS et al)

From FT Alphaville:

Interesting table from Dan Davies at Credit Suisse, who checked the Dealogic database to see who acted as lead underwriter on deals similar to Goldman’s Abacus 2007-AC1.

Here’s the ranking for the key boom years, by deal size:

And here’s super-toxic 2007 alone...MORE

Here's naked capitalism's list of the magnetar bankers:
Magnetar Deal List - By Banker

linked at her post:
  • Who is Next in the SEC’s Crosshairs? Some Possible (and Heretofore Overlooked) Suspects - 04/19/2010 - Yves Smith