Huge relief for Spanish banks after court reverses mortgage tax ruling

Spanish banks were among the best performers in the debt and equity markets on Wednesday, after the country’s Supreme Court surprised market participants by reversing a ruling that would have meant that lenders were liable to pay stamp duty on mortgage loans.

  • By Tyler Davies
  • 07 Nov 2018

The court had said in mid-October that banks rather than borrowers would have to stump up for the Actos Juridicos Documentados (AJD) — a tax that applies to mortgages in Spain.

But the third chamber of the Supreme Court struck this ruling down by 15 votes to 13 ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 6,931.77 33 6.23%
2 LBBW 6,617.58 37 5.95%
3 UniCredit 6,316.04 54 5.68%
4 Natixis 5,053.55 24 4.54%
5 Barclays 4,929.54 27 4.43%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 35,201.33 164 6.94%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 32,632.36 129 6.44%
3 JPMorgan 31,718.70 147 6.26%
4 Morgan Stanley 24,368.78 129 4.81%
5 BNP Paribas 19,656.63 78 3.88%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,638.78 104 12.19%
2 Citi 27,077.87 127 11.53%
3 JPMorgan 25,352.86 115 10.79%
4 Morgan Stanley 18,293.95 91 7.79%
5 Goldman Sachs 15,363.74 160 6.54%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 LBBW 4,463.09 17 7.40%
2 Natixis 4,178.19 15 6.93%
3 HSBC 3,974.99 14 6.59%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 3,965.56 16 6.58%
5 Deutsche Bank 3,304.65 12 5.48%

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 3,425.91 10 11.62%
2 Barclays 3,229.69 10 10.96%
3 UBS 3,210.90 11 10.89%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 8.67%
5 HSBC 1,754.26 12 5.95%