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  • Australian banks: poised for change

    Australian banks are going through one of their toughest periods as slowing economic growth and greater regulatory oversight cause them to rethink their business models, especially when it comes to overseas activity. With new CEOs in place at three of the four big lenders, the industry is set for an overhaul. Ben Power reports.

    • 22 Mar 2016
  • Westpac picks Sanghvi to head financial markets

    Westpac has appointed Sneha Sanghvi as its new head of financial markets for Asia, replacing Michael Bass who is relocating to the bank’s London office.

    • 22 Oct 2015
  • Former RBS debt bankers find new homes

    Several former bankers from Royal Bank of Scotland have joined new institutions recently, as the UK firm continues to dismantle a large part of its Asia business.

    • 27 Aug 2015

Latest market news

  • Auckland screams in with debut euro syndication

    Auckland Council on Thursday pulled off a 7bp tightening for its first ever public deal in euros. The trade was joined in the market by paper from the City of Hamburg and Bpifrance Financement.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • Five alive! AFD scores with five year

    Agence Française de Développement made its 2017 debut with a €1.5bn five year on Wednesday, but longer dated euro deals seem to be struggling as European Investment Bank found with a April 2032 tap.

    • 11 Jan 2017
  • Citi launches $5bn monster in record dollar start

    Citi became the first US bank to hit the market in 2017 amid a torrent of Yankee issuance, as it took home $5.25bn in two separate trades to power a record start to the year for dollar supply.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • Banks extend post-Trump procession in dollars

    Morgan Stanley led a trio of banks tapping the dollar market this week across the capital structure and exploiting the post-election spread tightening in the sector.

    • 17 Nov 2016
  • Updated: BOC Aviation makes smooth landing with $1.5bn

    BOC Aviation has used the full greenshoe on its latest dual-tranche fundraising, wrapping it up at $1.5bn to mark its single largest financing.

    • 31 Oct 2016

Westpac In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Dealer League Table World Bank 25 249.29 4 0.33%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 16 Jan 2017
1 Citi 22,118.13 61 9.00%
2 Barclays 20,987.41 55 8.54%
3 JPMorgan 17,406.75 53 7.08%
4 HSBC 16,333.52 48 6.64%
5 Goldman Sachs 15,454.74 49 6.29%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 10 Jan 2017
1 BNP Paribas 43,328.12 198 6.63%
2 JPMorgan 42,145.56 84 6.45%
3 HSBC 38,419.93 154 5.88%
4 UniCredit 37,616.85 180 5.75%
5 ING 30,163.46 163 4.61%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 10 Jan 2017
1 Emirates NBD PJSC 408.38 1 31.73%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 166.67 1 12.95%
2 JPMorgan 166.67 1 12.95%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 166.67 1 12.95%
5 Morgan Stanley 59.80 1 4.65%