Structured credit poll Methodology
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Structured credit poll Methodology

How to get to the top in structured credit

Deutsche and Goldman neck and neck

Full Poll Results

Structured credit products and sevices

Most innovative

Liquidity provision

Tailor-made solutions

Most trusted and knowledgable sales force

Support for products

Product explanations

Integration of structured and vanilla debt services


Most comprehensive portfolio information



Online trading capabilities

Online price discovery capabilities


Deal modelling

Euromoney’s first review of structured credit products and services was conducted from May 7 to June 16 2006. Asset managers around the world were asked to rate their service providers on the above categories. Nominations were scored on the basis of 4:3:2 points for best service provider, second place and third place, respectively. The following weightings were applied to the holdings of structured credit assets stated by voters

Holdings of less than $10 million – weighting of unity (one) applied to the 4:3:2 scores

Holdings of $10 million to $49.9 million – weighting of 2 applied to the 4:3:2 scores

Holdings of $50 million to $249.9 million – weighting of 3 applied to the 4:3:2 scores

Holdings of $250 million to $999.9 million – weighting of 5 applied to the 4:3:2 scores

Holdings of in excess of $1 billion – weighting of 7 applied to the 4:3:2 scores

Voter breakdowns:

In what part(s) of the capital structure are you most active?

A 58%

AA 57%

AAA 47%

BBB 38%

Below investment grade 22%

Equity 24%

Size of voter holdings of structured credit products:

Greater than $1 billion 23%

$250 million to $999.9 million 19%

$50 million to $249.9 million 29%

$10 million to $49.9 million 14%

Less than $10 million 14%

Investor Style:

Active speculative trader 26%

Buy and hold 81%

Institution Type:

Bank 61.24%

Hedge fund 10.08%

Insurance 4.65%

Other asset manager 18.60%

Real money fund 6.20%

129 valid votes were received.

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