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Tight repo leads to fears of failed covered bond trades

The secondary market in short dated covered bonds is in danger of breaking, and though it is not there yet, there are concerns over ‘forced delivery squeezes’ in the repo market which may lead to failed trades.

  • 03 Feb 2012

It has always been the intention of the European Central Bank to improve liquidity, but bankers say it could do better. As it stands, covered bonds could risk becoming almost like a private placement market.

Few covered bond traders have any inventory on their books and they are ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 Feb 2016
1 UBS 2,861.74 12 8.54%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 2,291.12 11 6.83%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,180.50 10 6.50%
4 UniCredit 1,908.56 11 5.69%
5 BNP Paribas 1,868.96 7 5.57%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 01 Feb 2016
1 Citi 8,537.07 19 7.63%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,998.36 16 7.15%
3 Barclays 7,036.26 18 6.29%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,561.48 24 5.86%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 5,886.75 8 5.26%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 Feb 2016
1 Natixis 3,624.88 6 13.56%
2 Goldman Sachs 2,691.49 11 10.07%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 2,296.11 4 8.59%
4 BNP Paribas 2,100.95 3 7.86%
5 Barclays 1,492.57 9 5.58%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 Feb 2016
1 UBS 2,718.78 9 10.53%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,991.94 8 7.72%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 1,965.27 8 7.61%
4 BNP Paribas 1,744.39 6 6.76%
5 UniCredit 1,649.41 7 6.39%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Jan 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 86.45 62 10.70%
2 Guggenheim Partners LLC 54.00 5 6.68%
3 Barclays 36.13 56 4.47%
4 Citi 35.54 72 4.40%
5 JPMorgan 35.26 80 4.36%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 Feb 2016
1 Credit Agricole CIB 1,146.47 1 11.11%
2 HSBC 775.22 3 7.51%
3 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA 439.10 2 4.26%
3 Deutsche Bank 439.10 2 4.26%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 439.10 2 4.26%