IASB new impairment model aims to smooth writedowns

The International Accounting Standards Board has published draft plans to change how impairment of assets is treated on balance sheets which should result in losses being taken earlier in the cycle.

  • 06 Nov 2009
Under the International Financial Reporting Standards, impairments on financial assets are only recorded when a loss has been incurred or a trigger event such as bankruptcy indicates a loss is imminent. Consequently, contractual interest income on a loan is fully included in the amortised cost of an asset. ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 9,147.87 79 5.93%
2 HSBC 8,592.02 43 5.57%
3 LBBW 8,280.86 47 5.37%
4 Natixis 6,643.65 32 4.31%
5 Barclays 6,490.00 33 4.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 48,701.98 208 6.34%
2 Citi 46,289.08 242 6.03%
3 JPMorgan 43,447.98 225 5.66%
4 Morgan Stanley 32,140.92 186 4.19%
5 HSBC 31,394.70 193 4.09%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 40,005.70 171 11.86%
2 Citi 36,163.90 186 10.72%
3 JPMorgan 34,106.52 168 10.11%
4 Morgan Stanley 23,766.77 132 7.05%
5 Wells Fargo Securities 22,505.90 98 6.67%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 5,516.84 21 6.98%
2 LBBW 5,291.48 20 6.70%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 4,664.16 20 5.90%
4 HSBC 4,549.39 16 5.76%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,534.04 16 5.74%

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 Barclays 5,933.32 13 16.20%
2 UBS 3,778.43 15 10.32%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 9.69%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 6.97%
5 HSBC 1,977.94 14 5.40%