A disaster-proof construction for IAG

The well-earned reputation for Australian investment-banking innovation earned another star in November, when Insurance Australia Group raised A$500 million (US$374.7 million) through an innovative hybrid securities issue. The notes can instantaneously become Tier 1 capital securities if IAG ‘breaks the glass' in the event of an emergency. Mark B. Johnson reports.

  • 01 Dec 2004
TRANSACTION
Insurance Australia Group sold A$500 million of perpetual reset exchangeable securities (RES) that it can exchange into perpetual preference shares that will count as Tier 1 regulatory capital.

ORIGINATOR
UBS, KPMG and Mallesons

ARRANGER
UBS Investment Bank

QUESTION: WHEN IS a security not a security? Answer: When insecurity prevails. Insurance Australia Group (IAG) ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jun 2017
1 Citi 36,668.36 165 10.43%
2 HSBC 31,838.45 182 9.06%
3 JPMorgan 31,444.81 139 8.95%
4 Deutsche Bank 18,845.99 69 5.36%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 17,768.35 110 5.06%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jun 2017
1 Citi 13,266.57 31
2 JPMorgan 7,938.35 30
3 HSBC 7,559.34 19
4 Morgan Stanley 5,392.54 19
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 5,191.33 22

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Jun 2017
1 JPMorgan 14,378.88 55 12.76%
2 Citi 13,699.88 48 12.16%
3 HSBC 9,441.88 45 8.38%
4 Deutsche Bank 7,434.85 17 6.60%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 6,792.43 31 6.03%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jun 2017
1 ING 1,482.62 12 8.58%
2 UniCredit 1,246.63 9 7.22%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,207.51 11 6.99%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,086.95 7 6.29%
5 Credit Suisse 841.27 6 4.87%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jun 2017
1 AXIS Bank 6,919.22 92 22.57%
2 Trust Investment Advisors 3,586.50 92 11.70%
3 ICICI Bank 2,587.59 71 8.44%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 2,419.40 26 7.89%
5 HDFC Bank 1,917.34 52 6.26%