Covered Bond Awards 2018: voting distribution

The distribution of the votes for the 2018 Covered Bond Awards.

  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 18 Sep 2018
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Best Global Covered Bond House

  • HSBC......................................................................36.05%
  • Barclays..................................................................33.33%
  • UBS.........................................................................16.19%
  • Credit Suisse.............................................................8.47%
  • Royal Bank of Canada...............................................5.95%

Best Euro Lead Manager

  • Natixis.....................................................................30.05%
  • UniCredit.................................................................20.44%
  • Crédit Agricole........................................................17.44%
  • LBBW......................................................................14.39%
  • Commerzbank.........................................................14.23%
  • Deutsche Bank..........................................................3.45%

Best Syndicate Manager

  • UniCredit.................................................................23.36%
  • Natixis......................................................................20.62%
  • Crédit Agricole.........................................................15.62%
  • UBS.........................................................................15.30%
  • LBBW......................................................................14.90%
  • Credit Suisse...........................................................11.52%

Best Bank for Distribution

  • LBBW......................................................................35.67% 
  • Natixis.....................................................................22.20%
  • Commerzbank........................................................20.24%
  • UBS........................................................................11.15%
  • Deutsche Bank........................................................10.74%

Best Bank for Niche Currencies

  • Credit Suisse...........................................................23.95%
  • Toronto Dominion....................................................23.61%
  • Nomura...................................................................20.83%
  • HSBC......................................................................20.53%
  • Royal Bank of Canada............................................11.08%

Best Sterling Lead Manager

  • HSBC.....................................................................36.33%
  • NatWest Markets...................................................24.02%
  • Credit Suisse.........................................................15.02%
  • Santander................................................................9.76%
  • Lloyds......................................................................9.50%
  • Royal Bank of Canada.............................................5.37%

Best Structuring and ALM adviser

  • Barclays..................................................................33.37%
  • BNP Paribas...........................................................25.37%
  • HSBC......................................................................20.43%
  • Credit Suisse...........................................................12.26%
  • ING............................................................................8.57%

 Best Liquidity Provider

  • Santander..............................................................39.62%
  • Natixis......................................................................9.69%
  • Barclays...................................................................9.19%
  • BNPP........................................................................6.37%
  • LBBW.......................................................................6.30%
  • JP Morgan................................................................6.21%
  • Societe Generale......................................................6.02%
  • UniCredit..................................................................3.90%
  • HSBC.......................................................................3.41%
  • Deutsche Bank.........................................................3.41%
  • Commerzbank..........................................................2.45%
  • DZ Bank...................................................................2.22%
  • NatWest Markets.....................................................1.19%

Best Covered Bond Research

  • Credit Agricole........................................................33.23%
  • Commerzbank........................................................13.30%
  • Natixis.......................................................................9.39%
  • Barclays....................................................................7.32%
  • Societe Generale......................................................5.98%
  • LBBW........................................................................5.18%
  • ABN..........................................................................4.00%
  • Deutsche Bank..........................................................3.02%
  • DZ Bank.....................................................................2.91%
  • NordLB.......................................................................2.61%
  • UniCredit...................................................................1.81%
  • UBS...........................................................................1.52%
  • BNP Paribas..............................................................0.76%

Best Global Issuer

  • CIBC.......................................................................26.42%
  • LBBW......................................................................20.51%
  • TD...........................................................................20.23%
  • DNB........................................................................19.44%
  • RBC........................................................................13.39%

Best Euro Issuer

  • Nordea....................................................................26.91%
  • Rabobank................................................................25.97%
  • Caffil........................................................................19.96%
  • ABN.........................................................................18.93%
  • DNB...........................................................................8.22%

Best Debut Deal

  • NBG €750m 3 year.................................................23.46%
  • LBBW green five year.............................................21.42%
  • DNB €1.5bn green 7 year.......................................19.69%
  • Sparebank 1 €1bn green 7 year.............................12.16%
  • Montepio €750m five year......................................10.22%
  • Nykredit €500m 5 year.............................................7.12%
  • TSB £500m five year................................................5.94%

Best Global Deal

  • Nordea €1.25bn 5 year / €750m 15 year................23.97%
  • Caffil €1bn 8 year / €500m 15 year........................23.01%
  • ABN €2bn 15 year...................................................22.90%
  • CIBC $1.75bn 3 year...............................................13.28%
  • DNB $1bn 5 year.....................................................11.45%

Best Euro Deal

  • DNB €1.5bn green seven year...............................24.57%
  • ABN €1.25bn 20 year.............................................22.46%
  • Nordea €1.25bn 5 year / €750m 15 year................21.79%
  • ING €1.75bn 10 year..............................................19.67%
  • RBC €1.5bn 5 year.................................................11.51%

Best Sterling Deal

  • TD £1bn 3 year.......................................................33.22%
  • Barclays £1.25bn 5 year.........................................28.53%
  • LBBW £750m 3 year...............................................22.30%
  • Lloyds £1.25bn 3 year............................................ 10.67%
  • Stadshyp £650m 5 year............................................5.28%


  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 18 Sep 2018

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 2,178.54 9 7.19%
2 Barclays 1,796.79 8 5.93%
3 UniCredit 1,755.37 10 5.80%
4 RBC Capital Markets 1,701.06 6 5.62%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,607.59 7 5.31%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 7,786.52 11 9.83%
2 Citi 7,555.38 23 9.54%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 5,887.91 6 7.43%
4 JPMorgan 5,473.47 21 6.91%
5 Morgan Stanley 4,949.43 16 6.25%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Wells Fargo Securities 5,887.91 6 13.85%
2 Citi 5,438.91 18 12.79%
3 JPMorgan 5,372.59 20 12.64%
4 Morgan Stanley 4,639.07 13 10.91%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2,889.79 12 6.80%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 1,378.34 5 8.96%
2 Natixis 1,277.72 4 8.31%
3 Barclays 1,252.42 5 8.14%
4 LBBW 1,252.06 5 8.14%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,183.61 4 7.70%

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 JPMorgan 131.18 2 17.98%
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 131.18 2 17.98%
3 UBS 87.50 1 11.99%
3 Deutsche Bank 87.50 1 11.99%
5 UniCredit 43.68 1 5.99%