Pfandbrief brushes off Moody’s Landesbank downgrade threat

Ratings uplifts for senior long-term debt issued by German Landesbanks could be a thing of the past, Moody’s has said. For now, covered bond analysts agree that Landesbanks will not be unduly concerned. As long as the domestic bid remains strong, the German Pfandbrief market is unmoved by ratings actions on banks and other asset classes.

  • 20 May 2011

The guarantee of support for struggling Landesbanks provides a senior debt ratings uplift of up to eight notches from the bank’s standalone rating. Moody’s research focuses on the three support layers factored into the long term debt ratings of Landesbanks: co-operative, regional government and systemic.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 6,183.34 29 6.44%
2 UniCredit 5,757.33 48 5.99%
3 LBBW 5,650.96 32 5.88%
4 Natixis 4,708.38 22 4.90%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,632.01 23 4.82%

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4 Morgan Stanley 19,748.28 103 5.48%
5 Goldman Sachs 18,121.76 154 5.03%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,187.92 74 10.92%
2 Citi 20,047.19 95 10.84%
3 JPMorgan 19,459.84 84 10.52%
4 Morgan Stanley 16,529.18 77 8.94%
5 Goldman Sachs 15,636.39 136 8.46%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

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2 HSBC 3,694.64 13 6.93%
3 LBBW 3,692.39 14 6.93%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 3,687.68 15 6.92%
5 Deutsche Bank 3,304.65 12 6.20%

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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2 UBS 3,066.95 9 13.07%
3 Barclays 2,579.55 5 11.00%
4 BNP Paribas 2,246.30 9 9.57%
5 HSBC 1,533.23 10 6.54%