Fitch welcomes FSA call for more ratings to get capital relief

Fitch has come out in support of the FSA’s proposals to overhaul the supervisory formula approach. Under the regulator’s new guidance, banks will no longer be able to use their own models to determine whether a risk transfer securitisation has achieved significant risk transfer — and therefore whether the bank can claim capital relief.

  • 21 Jun 2011

FSA guidance suggests that in future, banks will have to get the retained piece of the portfolio rated by an external agency to prove significant risk transfer, which market participants say could effectively close the market.

“The FSA's proposal is not a surprise," said Ian Linnell, group ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jun 2017
1 HSBC 18,859.47 96 5.78%
2 UBS 17,096.63 103 5.24%
3 BNP Paribas 16,125.84 71 4.94%
4 Commerzbank Group 15,763.40 95 4.83%
5 LBBW 15,321.72 85 4.69%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jun 2017
1 Morgan Stanley 58,230.82 220 7.33%
2 Goldman Sachs 55,991.98 263 7.05%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 50,362.34 188 6.34%
4 JPMorgan 49,807.13 231 6.27%
5 Citi 48,627.79 289 6.12%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 27 Jun 2017
1 Citi 43,195.68 237 4.98%
2 Goldman Sachs 42,898.99 218 4.94%
3 Morgan Stanley 42,703.73 163 4.92%
4 JPMorgan 42,140.63 182 4.85%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 39,858.64 163 4.59%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 27 Jun 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,741.46 19 7.08%
2 BNP Paribas 4,566.36 14 6.82%
3 LBBW 4,563.62 16 6.82%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,139.24 16 6.18%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,066.97 16 6.07%

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
  • 27 Jun 2017
1 HSBC 6,172.32 23
2 Barclays 5,139.18 16
3 Credit Suisse 3,658.73 16
4 BNP Paribas 3,205.75 15
5 Citi 3,042.28 24