Covered bond NSFR carve-out not expected

The final text of the net stable funding ratio has improved slightly compared to earlier versions, but the covered bond industry’s hopes for equal treatment relative to senior unsecured debt has fallen on deaf ears. The Council of Europe is expected to adopt the regulation from mid-March before putting it to a parliamentary vote in April.

  • By Bill Thornhill
  • 07 Mar 2019

The net stable funding ratio (NSFR) is a rule which obliges banks to match longer-term assets and liabilities. 

Unencumbered mortgages have a required stable funding (RSF) factor of 65%, meaning that a bank that funds these with senior unsecured debt has an NSFR above 100%.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 9,147.87 79 5.93%
2 HSBC 8,592.02 43 5.57%
3 LBBW 8,280.86 47 5.37%
4 Natixis 6,643.65 32 4.31%
5 Barclays 6,490.00 33 4.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 48,701.98 208 6.34%
2 Citi 46,289.08 242 6.03%
3 JPMorgan 43,447.98 225 5.66%
4 Morgan Stanley 32,140.92 186 4.19%
5 HSBC 31,394.70 193 4.09%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 40,005.70 171 11.86%
2 Citi 36,163.90 186 10.72%
3 JPMorgan 34,106.52 168 10.11%
4 Morgan Stanley 23,766.77 132 7.05%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 22,505.90 98 6.67%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 5,516.84 21 6.98%
2 LBBW 5,291.48 20 6.70%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 4,664.16 20 5.90%
4 HSBC 4,549.39 16 5.76%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,534.04 16 5.74%

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 Barclays 5,933.32 13 16.20%
2 UBS 3,778.43 15 10.32%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 9.69%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 6.97%
5 HSBC 1,977.94 14 5.40%