Moroccan covered bond legislation finally on the way

Seven years after first being mooted, draft Moroccan covered bond legislation is expected to emerge in the first half of next year, when it could be followed by supply. Fitch Ratings believes covered bonds will spur retail mortgage lending and will have a positive credit impact on banks.

  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 13 Jul 2017
Morocco began planning for the introduction of covered bonds in 2010 and a draft law was submitted the following year with a view to implementation in 2013. The complex legislative process hit a number of stumbling blocks. But in a press release published on Tuesday, Fitch said that ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 11,393.91 58 6.10%
2 UniCredit 9,392.63 73 5.03%
3 BNP Paribas 8,680.07 42 4.65%
4 Commerzbank Group 8,017.52 51 4.29%
5 LBBW 7,853.79 46 4.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 101,227.56 407 7.05%
2 Citi 93,364.44 533 6.50%
3 Goldman Sachs 92,877.06 482 6.47%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 88,108.47 363 6.14%
5 JPMorgan 83,098.88 394 5.79%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 80,666.11 411 11.00%
2 Goldman Sachs 71,709.95 406 9.78%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 71,286.77 308 9.72%
4 Morgan Stanley 70,689.24 298 9.64%
5 JPMorgan 69,672.34 305 9.50%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,543.24 22 6.41%
2 LBBW 5,487.17 19 6.34%
3 BNP Paribas 5,467.55 18 6.32%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 5,313.69 20 6.14%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,830.70 19 5.59%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Barclays 9,461.63 27 13.12%
2 HSBC 8,882.01 36 12.32%
3 BNP Paribas 5,367.46 26 7.44%
4 Citi 4,542.03 36 6.30%
5 Credit Suisse 4,325.15 22 6.00%