HSH’s plight underlines EBA absurdity

CRD III has given HSH Nordbank’s capital ratios a tough time. Nothing new there, but the effects of resecuritisation rules are perverse, even by EBA standards. The hapless lender has painted itself into a corner but the least the wider market can do is question the EBA’s numbers.

  • 07 Feb 2012

At the beginning of the year, HSH Nordbank gained €12bn in risk-weighted assets. Almost 3% of its core tier one ratio was knocked off overnight.

The reason was the CRD III treatment of resecuritisations — CDOs of ABS, or CDO2. Of course, we have all heard ad nauseam how ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

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1 Natixis 2,220.67 8 6.56%
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3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.38%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.39%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.33%

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4 Barclays 8,194.24 16 7.51%
5 UBS 7,075.76 11 6.49%

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4 Wells Fargo Securities 6,724.12 7 9.88%
5 Goldman Sachs 5,078.25 17 7.46%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

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3 UniCredit 1,662.07 7 7.25%
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5 Deutsche Bank 1,380.66 4 6.02%

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2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
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5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

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2 UBS 439.82 3 11.61%
3 Goldman Sachs 356.49 2 9.41%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 356.49 2 9.41%
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