EC looks at tougher counterparty rules

The European Commission is consulting on how to capitalise bank counterparty exposures, in the wake of Basel Committee and G20 initiatives to push OTC markets towards centralised counterparty clearing. It is proposing to give some clearing houses "qualifying" status, meaning banks will be able to hold less capital against "qualifying" exposures.

  • 11 Feb 2011

The consultation is a recognition that centralised counterparty clearing is not a panacea that can protect absolutely against derivatives losses. CCPs have measures in place to mitigate risk, including margining and default funds, but some commentators are starting to look at what happens if these are insufficient.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 5,126.88 21 7.33%
2 Barclays 4,041.33 20 5.78%
3 UniCredit 3,842.10 30 5.49%
4 LBBW 3,782.72 20 5.41%
5 Natixis 3,503.93 14 5.01%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 14,807.96 59 7.69%
2 JPMorgan 11,975.54 50 6.22%
3 Morgan Stanley 11,846.12 53 6.16%
4 Goldman Sachs 11,083.91 74 5.76%
5 BNP Paribas 10,257.67 30 5.33%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 11,039.30 41 11.69%
2 Citi 9,986.01 43 10.58%
3 Morgan Stanley 9,906.77 40 10.49%
4 Goldman Sachs 9,518.02 65 10.08%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 8,526.90 27 9.03%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 3,106.36 10 7.25%
2 HSBC 3,089.99 10 7.21%
3 Barclays 2,870.45 11 6.70%
4 LBBW 2,867.95 11 6.69%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 2,698.01 10 6.30%

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 %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 2,550.05 5 27.51%
2 HSBC 984.09 6 10.62%
3 Santander 660.14 4 7.12%
4 Deutsche Bank 511.09 4 5.51%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 459.09 3 4.95%