ASB Bank capitalises on high rating with Swiss deal

ASB Bank, the New Zealand subsidiary of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, sold five year Swiss franc debt on Monday, taking advantage of a scarcity of issuance from high grade financials in the currency.

  • 17 May 2013

Sole lead Credit Suisse priced the Sfr200m ($208.9m) 0.875% June 2019 paper at 30bp over mid-swaps, in line with guidance at the 30bp area. The issuer targeted a Sfr150m deal, but increased the size to match demand.

ASB’s Sfr150m 2.125% November 2016 paper — its only other senior unsecured ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 2,834.20 10 8.57%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,188.22 8 6.62%
3 Commerzbank Group 1,973.37 9 5.97%
4 BNP Paribas 1,904.07 6 5.76%
5 LBBW 1,880.25 7 5.69%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 23 Jan 2017
1 Morgan Stanley 14,170.16 27 10.64%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,925.37 24 8.95%
3 Citi 9,905.55 26 7.44%
4 Barclays 8,491.43 14 6.38%
5 Goldman Sachs 7,806.19 24 5.86%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 12,892.79 18 13.58%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,724.83 17 11.29%
3 Goldman Sachs 10,674.85 18 11.24%
4 Citi 8,455.71 16 8.90%
5 Barclays 7,531.36 10 7.93%

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 2,188.22 8 10.57%
2 LBBW 1,773.99 6 8.57%
3 Commerzbank Group 1,524.22 5 7.37%
4 BNP Paribas 1,422.29 4 6.87%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 1,391.30 6 6.72%

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 Citi 820.96 5 10.28%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 811.76 5 10.17%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 655.19 4 8.20%
4 BNP Paribas 602.64 3 7.55%
5 JPMorgan 545.06 4 6.83%