Australia opens door to covered bonds...

Australia opened the door to covered bonds at the weekend, announcing a series of bank reforms that included a promise to amend a key law restricting the sale of covered bonds. That law enshrined the priority of depositors in a bank default — so the government pre-empted any gripes from depositors by guaranteeing all deposits worth up to A$1m.

  • 13 Dec 2010

Details are still scant, but market participants do not expect a full covered bond law. The government will draft an amendment to the 1959 Banking Act in the first session of parliament in 2011, starting in early February, and will then discuss the amendment with regulators.

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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