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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

  • Indo FIs line up syndicated loans totalling $700m

    Two Indonesian financial institutions, Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) and Adira Dinamika Multi Finance, are scheduled to hit the loan market in July.

    • 20 Jun 2017
  • Three's the charm: SBI plots comeback for $500m

    State Bank of India, which wrapped up a $500m syndication with 21 lenders this week, is already eyeing a new borrowing of about the same size, said bankers.

    • 08 Jun 2017
  • SBI wraps up $500m loan syndication

    A $500m three year borrowing for State Bank of India has been allotted among 21 lenders, eight of which joined during general syndication.

    • 06 Jun 2017
  • Westpac enjoys ‘astonishing’ covered result

    Westpac enjoyed a strong covered comeback for a two part euro offering on Thursday and, despite concerns about the performance outlook for non-eurozone bonds, the transactions were priced with barely any concession.

    • 11 May 2017
  • BSD, ICBC Sydney rustle up new notes

    Bumi Serpong Damai and ICBC Sydney jumped into the debt market on Tuesday, capitalising on the positive market sentiment following the French presidential election.

    • 10 May 2017

Westpac In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 27 Jun 2017
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m 24 44 766.12 2 1.28% 0.37%
Bookrunners of G3 Syndicated Loans (Asia Pacific ex-Japan) 19 31 469.27 3 1.44% 0.83%
Australia DCM 1 13,679.20 40 7.43%
Dealer League Table IFC 19 129.61 3 0.91%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 09 Jun 2017
1 Citi 206,449.53 755 8.84%
2 JPMorgan 192,919.68 823 8.26%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 175,174.46 602 7.50%
4 Barclays 144,195.77 526 6.17%
5 Goldman Sachs 139,497.22 445 5.97%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jun 2017
1 Deutsche Bank 23,530.61 67 7.96%
2 HSBC 20,994.25 74 7.11%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,490.14 49 6.93%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 15,076.29 72 5.10%
5 BNP Paribas 14,834.05 81 5.02%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 11,392.30 49 8.12%
2 Citi 10,426.00 64 7.43%
3 Goldman Sachs 10,066.34 50 7.17%
4 UBS 9,938.21 40 7.08%
5 Morgan Stanley 9,069.90 50 6.46%