Bank models create RWA variation, says EBA

Half of the variation between banks’ risk-weighted assets cannot be explained by differing balance sheet structures and regulation, but may instead be down to the banks’ own methods for calculating their RWAs, the European Banking Authority (EBA) has found.

  • 27 Feb 2013

RWAs form the denominator of a bank’s capital ratio, and thus a bank using a measure that produced lower RWAs would appear to have a healthier balance sheet.

The amount of common equity and total capital banks must hold against risk-weighted assets has risen sharply since the onset of ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 10,838.70 62 5.34%
2 LBBW 10,110.44 66 4.98%
3 UniCredit 10,041.71 74 4.95%
4 Natixis 9,776.52 51 4.82%
5 Commerzbank Group 9,317.67 57 4.59%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

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3 Citi 70,388.25 351 6.08%
4 Goldman Sachs 66,011.45 527 5.70%
5 HSBC 61,730.67 280 5.33%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

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2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 59,969.47 219 10.80%
3 Citi 55,716.51 263 10.03%
4 Goldman Sachs 49,875.99 465 8.98%
5 Morgan Stanley 46,382.96 258 8.35%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

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2 Commerzbank Group 5,647.34 22 5.73%
3 LBBW 5,565.43 23 5.64%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,470.19 24 5.55%
5 UniCredit 5,468.87 22 5.55%

Global FIG Revenue

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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 HSBC 7,022.22 19 12.72%
2 Barclays 4,410.61 16 7.99%
3 Credit Suisse 4,278.10 14 7.75%
4 BNP Paribas 3,808.41 16 6.90%
5 UBS 3,802.05 17 6.89%