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  • New syndicate tech platform passes CBA test

    Investor Access, a platform which allows investors to submit orders for a new bond issue directly into the order book was deployed for the first time last week on a Commonwealth Bank of Australia sterling covered bond. Now work is underway to convince more dealers of the initiative’s worth.

    • 09 Jan 2017
  • Australian banks: poised for change

    Australian banks are going through one of their toughest periods as slowing economic growth and greater regulatory oversight cause them to rethink their business models, especially when it comes to overseas activity. With new CEOs in place at three of the four big lenders, the industry is set for an overhaul. Ben Power reports.

    • 22 Mar 2016
  • Asia people news in brief, August 27, 2015

    Szekely departs StanChart HK DCM – CBA boosts Asia loans – Capital Markets Malaysia gains new chief – China Renaissance hires new M&A co-head

    • 27 Aug 2015

Latest market news

  • ING and CBA covered bonds are ‘virtuous’

    ING Bank and Commonwealth Bank of Australia sold 10 year strong covered bond deals on Monday, creating a "virtuous circle" that should encourage more issuers to enter the market, according to one lead manager. But another cautioned that demand for long dated bonds was "frothy".

    • 11 Feb 2019
  • CDB lights up HK dollar market with rare triple-trancher

    China Development Bank has made a rare visit to the public Hong Kong dollar bond market, raising HK$4.3bn ($548m) from a triple-tranche floating rate transaction that included a 10 times covered decade-long note.

    • 18 Jan 2019
  • Ophir grows RBL facility

    UK-listed Ophir Energy has amended and extended its reserves-based lending facility, as a surge of end of year deals continue to work their way through the market.

    • 12 Dec 2018
  • CBA takes Sonia funding in senior

    Commonwealth Bank of Australia has linked a short-dated unsecured bond to Sonia, the latest use of the alternative risk-free rate as borrowers become more comfortable with the format.

    • 05 Dec 2018
  • ADP opts for long tenor while Heathrow goes for long haul

    A dearth of corporate bond supply on Wednesday, due to a German public holiday, was followed by deals from airport operators in two markets on Thursday. Aéroports de Paris (AdP) opted for the domestic route, while Heathrow made its first visit to the Australian market.

    • 04 Oct 2018

Commonwealth Bank of Australia In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Feb 2019
Bookrunners of Global FIG 25 17 1,906.36 2 1.06% 1.00%
Australia DCM 3 1 2,723.89 4 12.17% 13.88%
Dealer League Table IFC 6 96.76 1 7.62%
Dealer League Table World Bank 9 14 187.69 2 4.24% 1.72%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 66,398.25 210 8.43%
2 JPMorgan 62,989.04 222 8.00%
3 Barclays 53,876.84 175 6.84%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 44,675.83 159 5.67%
5 Deutsche Bank 42,359.23 156 5.38%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,160.68 5 15.50%
2 Deutsche Bank 3,400.72 4 8.55%
3 Commerzbank Group 2,532.05 5 6.37%
4 Citi 2,513.95 6 6.32%
5 BNP Paribas 1,742.18 7 4.38%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 998.25 3 12.68%
2 Citi 693.55 2 8.81%
3 Morgan Stanley 606.80 4 7.71%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 509.34 3 6.47%
5 Jefferies LLC 409.89 4 5.21%