Aussie inquiry prompts calls for green light for covered bonds

Australian financial institutions and organisations have called on the country’s government to allow issuance of covered bonds, with one bank pressing for urgent action. The comments were made in submissions to a Senate inquiry on banking competition that closed on Monday.

  • 03 Dec 2010

The inquiry was launched by the Senate Economics Committee on October 28, with a public hearing scheduled to be held on Monday, December 13 in Sydney. The reporting date is March 31, 2011.

Australian banks are prevented from issuing covered bonds because the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority considers them ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 11,393.91 58 6.03%
2 UniCredit 9,509.62 74 5.03%
3 BNP Paribas 8,680.07 42 4.59%
4 Commerzbank Group 8,135.97 52 4.30%
5 LBBW 7,972.24 47 4.22%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 101,389.81 410 7.01%
2 Citi 93,952.06 535 6.50%
3 Goldman Sachs 93,147.66 487 6.44%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 88,833.54 368 6.14%
5 JPMorgan 84,004.53 398 5.81%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 81,366.11 413 11.01%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 71,835.56 312 9.72%
3 Goldman Sachs 71,716.12 409 9.71%
4 Morgan Stanley 70,783.10 301 9.58%
5 JPMorgan 70,263.64 307 9.51%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 LBBW 5,605.63 20 6.35%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,543.24 22 6.28%
3 BNP Paribas 5,467.55 18 6.20%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 5,313.69 20 6.02%
5 Commerzbank Group 4,949.16 20 5.61%

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 Barclays 9,461.63 27 12.90%
2 HSBC 8,882.01 36 12.11%
3 BNP Paribas 5,534.13 27 7.55%
4 Citi 4,542.03 36 6.19%
5 Credit Suisse 4,325.15 22 5.90%