Moroccan covered bond legislation finally on the way

Seven years after first being mooted, draft Moroccan covered bond legislation is expected to emerge in the first half of next year, when it could be followed by supply. Fitch Ratings believes covered bonds will spur retail mortgage lending and will have a positive credit impact on banks.

  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 13 Jul 2017
Morocco began planning for the introduction of covered bonds in 2010 and a draft law was submitted the following year with a view to implementation in 2013. The complex legislative process hit a number of stumbling blocks. But in a press release published on Tuesday, Fitch said that ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,220.67 8 6.42%
2 UniCredit 2,187.22 10 6.33%
3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.25%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.28%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.23%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,521.89 21 8.73%
2 JPMorgan 8,827.11 25 8.09%
3 Citi 8,297.39 26 7.61%
4 Barclays 8,194.24 16 7.51%
5 UBS 7,075.76 11 6.49%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,189.96 19 13.50%
2 JPMorgan 8,182.65 20 12.02%
3 Citi 7,477.94 20 10.98%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 6,724.12 7 9.88%
5 Goldman Sachs 5,078.25 17 7.46%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,071.95 7 9.04%
2 UBS 1,682.16 6 7.34%
3 UniCredit 1,662.07 7 7.25%
4 LBBW 1,541.66 6 6.73%
5 Deutsche Bank 1,380.66 4 6.02%

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 Credit Agricole CIB 1,031.57 1 27.24%
2 UBS 439.82 3 11.61%
3 Goldman Sachs 356.49 2 9.41%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 356.49 2 9.41%
5 Lloyds Banking Group 249.35 1 6.58%