'Idiosyncratic' NZ regulator hikes tier one needs

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has unveiled the latest plank of its highly unusual approach to bank capital regulation. Under the proposed changes, the four large subsidiaries of Australian banks that operate in the country will have to raise billions of tier one capital and will be able to rely on loss-absorbing debt instruments far less than peers in other jurisdictions.

  • By Jasper Cox
  • 19 Dec 2018

It expects the proposals will raise capital requirements by between 20% and 60%, equivalent to about 70% of the sector’s expected profits, and this will take place over a five year transition period.

The regulator released its proposals on Friday in a consultation paper and is seeking public ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,974.41 77 6.00%
2 HSBC 8,592.02 43 5.74%
3 LBBW 8,280.86 47 5.53%
4 Barclays 6,490.00 33 4.34%
5 Natixis 6,473.22 31 4.33%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 47,537.80 202 6.34%
2 Citi 45,475.14 237 6.06%
3 JPMorgan 42,292.41 216 5.64%
4 HSBC 31,044.82 190 4.14%
5 Morgan Stanley 30,866.06 178 4.11%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 38,841.52 165 11.80%
2 Citi 35,349.96 181 10.74%
3 JPMorgan 33,079.42 161 10.05%
4 Morgan Stanley 22,689.67 126 6.89%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 22,104.88 95 6.72%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Natixis 5,346.40 20 6.84%
2 LBBW 5,291.48 20 6.77%
3 HSBC 4,549.39 16 5.82%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,534.04 16 5.80%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,493.73 19 5.75%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • 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 %
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1 Barclays 5,933.32 13 16.39%
2 UBS 3,578.43 14 9.89%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 9.81%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 7.06%
5 HSBC 1,977.94 14 5.46%