Barclays Capital's securitization research team met with120 ABS investor clients in 18 European countries as part of the bank's annual tour with investors. The road show got under way in January and concluded last month.
"What is most interesting is the sheer range of investors. That ... is an indication of where this market is going," said Hans Vrensen, who is a member of Barclays' research team. "Increasingly these investors are getting more sophisticated. But the sheer size of the market is also very impressive."