ICB rules could boost secured funding, says Fitch

Fitch said on Wednesday that proposed UK ring-fencing rules would push banks to rely more on secured funding — and that senior unsecured would comprise a permanently lowered proportion of bank funding.

  • 21 Sep 2011


“The introduction of depositor preference for ring-fenced banks will also play a big role in changing the funding mix,” said Gerry Rawcliffe of Fitch’s FIG group. “Effective subordination for senior unsecured creditors will push banks towards doing as much secured funding as they are allowed.”

Fitch’s comment argues that ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,974.41 77 6.00%
2 HSBC 8,592.02 43 5.74%
3 LBBW 8,280.86 47 5.53%
4 Barclays 6,490.00 33 4.34%
5 Natixis 6,473.22 31 4.33%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 47,537.80 202 6.34%
2 Citi 45,475.14 237 6.06%
3 JPMorgan 42,292.41 216 5.64%
4 HSBC 31,044.82 190 4.14%
5 Morgan Stanley 30,866.06 178 4.11%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 38,841.52 165 11.80%
2 Citi 35,349.96 181 10.74%
3 JPMorgan 33,079.42 161 10.05%
4 Morgan Stanley 22,689.67 126 6.89%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 22,104.88 95 6.72%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Natixis 5,346.40 20 6.84%
2 LBBW 5,291.48 20 6.77%
3 HSBC 4,549.39 16 5.82%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,534.04 16 5.80%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,493.73 19 5.75%

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 %
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  • Today
1 Barclays 5,933.32 13 16.39%
2 UBS 3,578.43 14 9.89%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 9.81%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 7.06%
5 HSBC 1,977.94 14 5.46%