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  • Aussie rules out bail-in senior as part of TLAC regime

    The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority has taken a very different approach from the rest of the world with its total loss-absorbing capacity (TLAC) rules, proposing that banks meet these new capital requirements with tier two rather than any new form of bail-inable senior debt.

    • 08 Nov 2018
  • First bond issue on blockchain for QTC

    Queensland Treasury Corp ran a prototype bond auction on Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s blockchain platform, the bank said on Tuesday. QTC generated a bond tender, viewed investor bids in real time, finalised investment allocation and settled the dummy issue instantly — although it was on both sides of the deal, as sole issuer and investor.

    • 25 Jan 2017
  • 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
  • China interbank bond access programme greenlights 13 foreign FIGs

    The China foreign exchange trade system (CFETS) published a list of the first institutions to be granted access to the Chinese interbank bond market (CIBM) since a streamlined programme was introduced in July.

    • 10 Sep 2015

Latest market news

  • ANZ offers rare sustainable T2 in euros after Aussie reg changes

    Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) launched a new sustainable tier two on Friday. Looking to broaden its investor universe in the euro market and enlarge its tier two buffer after changes in Australian regulation, ANZ’s deal attracted orders of 2.5 times its €1bn size.

    • 15 Nov 2019
  • Investors get set to welcome green bank capital as ANZ preps T2

    Australia & New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) is getting ready to offer FIG investors a very rare chance to purchase green bank capital in euros, with the issuer set to hit the road for a new tier two in November.

    • 31 Oct 2019
  • FIG pipeline bulges with rare reg cap trades

    There is a growing pipeline of subordinated bond issuance in the FIG market this week, as issuers think about their regulatory requirements and find no reason to wait in light of a recently favoruable backdrop.

    • 30 Oct 2019
  • Bank of China pioneers Asia’s first Sofr-linked bond

    Bank of China broke new ground for Asia this week with the region’s first floating rate bond linked to the secured overnight financing rate (Sofr). But a host of challenges around payment calculations and liquidity mean other issuers will be slower to embrace this new benchmark. Addison Gong reports.

    • 10 Oct 2019
  • SSAs satisfy niche currency demand

    SSA issuers turned towards niche currencies this week to meet a range of demand across the Australian and Canadian dollar curves. KfW and the Asian Development Bank started the week printing in Australian dollars, before the World Bank joined them in the currency while also returning to the Maple market.

    • 12 Sep 2019

Commonwealth Bank of Australia In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
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Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated Covered Bond Above $1bn 11 9 0.28 1 3.27% 3.37%
Australia DCM 4 4 11.22 58 8.20% 10.25%
Dealer League Table IFC 18 22 0.10 1 1.30% 0.69%
Dealer League Table World Bank 24 20 0.31 3 0.63% 1.02%
Dealer League Table IADB 15 18 0.51 5 2.67% 0.53%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 383.74 1789 8.32%
2 Citi 354.85 1533 7.70%
3 BofA Securities 305.97 1325 6.64%
4 Barclays 274.57 1156 5.96%
5 HSBC 225.97 1251 4.90%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 BNP Paribas 57.61 243 8.24%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 44.80 217 6.40%
3 JPMorgan 35.87 108 5.13%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31.90 157 4.56%
5 UniCredit 31.50 170 4.50%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 13.18 83 8.22%
2 Goldman Sachs 12.87 66 8.02%
3 Morgan Stanley 12.21 55 7.61%
4 Citi 10.11 72 6.30%
5 Credit Suisse 6.93 38 4.32%