Westpac loses battle against repo tax fines

Westpac Banking Corp has lost its High Court fight against some of its fines from New Zealand’s tax authority and will now have to pay part of a NZ$918m ($679m) tax bill.

  • 08 Oct 2009

Westpac entered into nine structured repo deals between 1998 and 2002 which prosecutors alleged were used to avoid paying tax in New Zealand. The High Court did not call for fines on all of the deals, but supported the Inland Revenue’s case on four of the nine.

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 2,220.67 8 6.41%
2 UniCredit 2,187.22 10 6.31%
3 UBS 2,159.55 11 6.23%
4 Credit Suisse 1,824.93 10 5.26%
5 Barclays 1,806.80 7 5.21%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 12,745.74 25 9.55%
2 Morgan Stanley 11,952.09 26 8.95%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,510.22 21 7.12%
4 Barclays 9,168.66 18 6.87%
5 JPMorgan 8,863.17 26 6.64%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 12,192.75 22 13.66%
2 Morgan Stanley 10,975.91 20 12.29%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,178.29 19 10.28%
4 JPMorgan 8,170.99 20 9.15%
5 Citi 7,477.94 20 8.38%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Natixis 2,071.95 7 9.04%
2 UBS 1,682.16 6 7.34%
3 UniCredit 1,662.07 7 7.25%
4 LBBW 1,541.66 6 6.73%
5 Deutsche Bank 1,380.66 4 6.02%

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 Credit Agricole CIB 1,031.57 1 27.24%
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%
5 Lloyds Banking Group 249.35 1 6.58%