Banks’ Success In Debt Financing: A Wide Variety Of Bank Sizes Issued Debt Over Past 6 Months

PDF ATTACHED: FIG Partners Industry Analysis – Banks Success In Debt Financing 12-29-15

We track 57 Debt offerings by public Banks since Late June 2015, and over half were completed by Banks less than $10 Billion.  The impressive access to debt capital supports internal Loan growth at these institutions plus further M&A activity in 2016 and beyond.  Remember that the Federal Reserve is permitting Banks less than $1 Billion to use greater leverage (i.e., May-15 policy statement).  See our full recap on Pages 2 to 7.