Macquarie returns to US buyers with $500m Smart ABS

Macquarie Group priced a $500m SEC-registered auto loan ABS deal from its Smart Series 2013-1 US Trust on Wednesday, splitting the transaction across seven tranches of Class A notes, but retaining around A$58.57m of class B,C,D and E Aussie dollar notes.

  • 18 Jan 2013

The borrower split the deal between floating rate and fixed rate notes, after launching its first in three months targetted almost exclusively at US buyers.

These tranches include a $100m Class A1 fixed rates note, which had an expected average life of 0.37 years, and was priced 15bp inside ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 BNP Paribas 9,725 17 21.27
2 JP Morgan 4,494 5 9.83
3 Citi 4,296 9 9.40
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 3,067 11 6.71
5 Lloyds Bank 2,346 10 5.13

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 57,366.84 164 11.60%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,729.86 138 10.66%
3 JPMorgan 39,180.32 110 7.92%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 38,199.10 112 7.73%
5 Credit Suisse 30,637.75 72 6.20%