Investor view: A further rise in Bund yields may spur switching out of covereds into govvies

Jozef Prokes, fixed income portfolio manager at BlackRock talks to GlobalCapital about the outlook for yields, swaps and the relationship between covered bonds and senior spreads.

  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 31 Jul 2017
GlobalCapital: Falling Bund yields had caused the Bund/swap spread to widen improving demand for covered bonds. But now Bund yields are rising the Bund/swap is tightening. How much tighter does the Bund/swap need to go before investors switch out of covered bonds into govvies and what will be ...

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 Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,220.67 8 6.41%
2 UniCredit 2,187.22 10 6.31%
3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.23%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.26%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 12,745.74 25 9.55%
2 Morgan Stanley 11,952.09 26 8.95%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,510.22 21 7.12%
4 Barclays 9,168.66 18 6.87%
5 JPMorgan 8,863.17 26 6.64%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 12,192.75 22 13.66%
2 Morgan Stanley 10,975.91 20 12.29%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,178.29 19 10.28%
4 JPMorgan 8,170.99 20 9.15%
5 Citi 7,477.94 20 8.38%

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%