Covered bond awards 2018 photos

GlobalCapital’s 12th annual covered bond awards took place this year at BMW Welt in Munich on Thursday, September 13. The awards reflected the judgment of almost 400 market participants, including 170 investors, who reported buying €100bn of covered bonds in the past 12 months and with over €600bn in covered bond assets under management.

  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 19 Sep 2018


HSBC took the prize for Global Covered Bond House this year, as well as Best Sterling Lead Manager, largely reflecting its leading market share. The UK bank won the global trophy by a wafer thin margin thanks largely to the support of other lead managers, and was the ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,310.39 68 6.30%
2 HSBC 7,642.52 38 5.79%
3 LBBW 7,461.99 41 5.66%
4 Natixis 5,933.30 28 4.50%
5 Barclays 5,557.78 30 4.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 41,805.72 207 6.68%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 40,837.44 161 6.53%
3 JPMorgan 36,144.47 175 5.78%
4 HSBC 27,258.93 156 4.36%
5 Morgan Stanley 27,224.67 154 4.35%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,794.74 133 11.90%
2 Citi 32,925.41 161 11.59%
3 JPMorgan 29,216.73 136 10.29%
4 Morgan Stanley 19,909.37 108 7.01%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,871.55 176 6.29%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 LBBW 5,089.85 19 7.10%
2 Natixis 4,918.89 18 6.86%
3 HSBC 4,323.51 15 6.03%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 4,174.25 17 5.82%
5 UniCredit 4,163.16 19 5.81%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
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 3,549.81 11 11.46%
2 UBS 3,334.58 12 10.77%
3 Barclays 3,229.69 10 10.43%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 8.25%
5 HSBC 1,877.94 13 6.07%