Help! Covered bond market cries out for Volcker certainty

Dire predictions of the implications for covered bonds of imminent US legislation may have been overblown, bankers and lawyers have told EuroWeek. They said that the proposed Volcker Rule may not hit covered bond structures that use SPVs, as industry bodies fear.

  • 24 Feb 2012
But in the absence of any certainty, there is utter confusion in the industry. The UK Regulated Covered Bond Council (RCBC) and the American Securitization Forum (ASF) have warned of possible unintended consequences of the Volcker Rule, which is set to come into law on July 21 as ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 HSBC 4,946.45 21 6.58%
2 Commerzbank Group 4,025.24 24 5.36%
3 UniCredit 3,981.56 30 5.30%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,839.27 16 5.11%
5 LBBW 3,832.35 17 5.10%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 03 Apr 2017
1 Goldman Sachs 35,449.67 139 7.74%
2 Morgan Stanley 34,987.32 115 7.64%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,660.24 106 6.26%
4 JPMorgan 26,590.60 127 5.80%
5 Citi 25,441.59 152 5.55%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 11 Apr 2017
1 Morgan Stanley 28,331.16 93 10.52%
2 Goldman Sachs 27,492.42 121 10.21%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,356.59 95 8.67%
4 Citi 23,275.99 129 8.64%
5 JPMorgan 22,925.88 99 8.51%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,598.86 14 9.07%
2 LBBW 3,164.12 11 7.98%
3 BNP Paribas 2,664.21 9 6.72%
4 Commerzbank Group 2,654.38 10 6.69%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,428.94 10 6.12%

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
  • 11 Apr 2017
1 Credit Suisse 3,180.28 13 10.15%
2 BNP Paribas 2,841.61 13 9.07%
3 Barclays 2,669.79 10 8.52%
4 Citi 2,294.04 17 7.32%
5 HSBC 2,141.36 16 6.83%