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
  • 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
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 JPMorgan 104,210.95 417 10.23%
2 Citi 99,111.89 557 9.73%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 94,929.57 429 9.32%
4 Morgan Stanley 89,025.14 390 8.74%
5 Goldman Sachs 85,770.72 496 8.42%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 3,864.50 15 9.10%
2 LBBW 3,164.12 11 7.45%
3 Commerzbank Group 2,832.12 11 6.67%
4 BNP Paribas 2,664.21 9 6.27%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,606.68 11 6.14%

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
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 Credit Suisse 3,180.28 13 9.74%
2 BNP Paribas 2,841.61 13 8.71%
3 Barclays 2,826.86 11 8.66%
4 Citi 2,294.04 17 7.03%
5 HSBC 2,266.36 17 6.94%