Spain leads peripheral covered revival, says Moody’s

Peripheral European covered bond programmes are improving in credit quality, with Spain leading the way, according to Moody’s. In particular, Cédulas Territoriales, Spanish covered bonds backed by public sector assets, have benefited from extraordinary state-sponsored liquidity support programmes. The positive news should bolster confidence and help to underpin the year’s rally in peripheral covered bond markets.

  • By Ralph Sinclair
  • 07 Feb 2014

Previous quarterly reports illustrated “the declining credit quality of covered bonds in countries with a sovereign rating of A1 and lower”, said Moody’s, which added that its latest third quarter 2013 covered bond overview “signifies a reversal in this trend”.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 12,659.07 70 5.30%
2 UniCredit 12,296.44 84 5.15%
3 Natixis 11,157.78 62 4.67%
4 LBBW 11,132.68 72 4.66%
5 UBS 10,837.07 59 4.54%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 79,970.52 344 6.07%
2 Citi 77,410.28 411 5.88%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 76,951.51 312 5.84%
4 Goldman Sachs 71,599.54 611 5.44%
5 Morgan Stanley 67,978.85 389 5.16%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 64,711.68 262 10.42%
2 JPMorgan 64,710.03 242 10.42%
3 Citi 60,514.50 310 9.75%
4 Goldman Sachs 54,061.50 545 8.71%
5 Morgan Stanley 52,830.49 304 8.51%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 8,242.30 32 7.17%
2 LBBW 6,441.23 28 5.60%
3 UniCredit 6,381.22 26 5.55%
4 Deutsche Bank 6,252.08 21 5.44%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 6,198.22 24 5.39%

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 HSBC 7,584.11 21 12.26%
2 BNP Paribas 5,156.76 22 8.34%
3 Barclays 4,776.16 18 7.72%
4 Credit Suisse 4,518.72 16 7.31%
5 UBS 3,976.00 19 6.43%