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  • SMFG avoids premium as investors go for green

    Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group went to market for a green senior bond on Wednesday and paid no new issue premium to investors in a transaction that received demand of twice its final size of €500m.

    • 02:30 PM
  • Nationwide takes size with tightest UK covered bond spread

    Nationwide Building Society priced the tightest UK covered bond this year on Wednesday and still managed to issue in a good size. The deal was well timed to take advantage of recent spread tightening with little hint of investor hesitation, even though Brexit concerns are set to mount.

    • 01:45 PM
  • Lloyds faces Santander moment as AT1 call looms

    Lloyds is yet to confirm whether it will redeem an outstanding additional tier one (AT1) deal, callable on June 27, just as banking authorities have increased the pressure on financial institutions to justify their decisions to call such debt.

    • 12:45 PM
 

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  • SMFG avoids premium as investors go for green

    Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group went to market for a green senior bond on Wednesday and paid no new issue premium to investors in a transaction that received demand of twice its final size of €500m.

    • 02:30 PM
  • Nationwide takes size with tightest UK covered bond spread

    Nationwide Building Society priced the tightest UK covered bond this year on Wednesday and still managed to issue in a good size. The deal was well timed to take advantage of recent spread tightening with little hint of investor hesitation, even though Brexit concerns are set to mount.

    • 01:45 PM
  • Berlin Hyp unearths good demand for 10 year Pfandbrief debut

    Berlin Hyp was able to price its first 10 year Pfandbrief flat to fair value reflecting the paucity of supply in this part of the curve. But even though the bonds were well subscribed, a little investor sensitivity was evident.

    • 01:00 PM
  • Lloyds faces Santander moment as AT1 call looms

    Lloyds is yet to confirm whether it will redeem an outstanding additional tier one (AT1) deal, callable on June 27, just as banking authorities have increased the pressure on financial institutions to justify their decisions to call such debt.

    • 12:45 PM
  • Indiabulls hooks $350m maiden bond

    Indiabulls Housing Finance raised $350m in its debut dollar transaction on Tuesday.

    • 11:30 AM
  • TDB Mongolia drags bookbuilding into second day

    Bookbuilding for the Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia’s (TDBM) three year notes was carried over into a second day on Wednesday, giving investors more time to stew over the risks facing the embattled bank.

    • 10:15 AM
  • Last week's covered bonds can now be voted on

    Please take a couple of minutes to cast your confidential vote for euro covered bond benchmarks issued last week, such as Swedbank, BPCE, Abanca and ING DiBA.

    • 06:30 AM
  • LBBW prices green Reg S Pfandbrief in line with 144A deals

    LBBW attracted good demand for a $750m three year Reg S Pfandbrief on Tuesday, enabling the issue to be priced in line with where 144A deals had been indicated in the secondary market. A day later Deutsche Pfandbriefbank issued another three year.

    • 21 May 2019
  • AIB pays little for third euro holdco

    Allied Irish Banks was able to pay a minimum new issue premium for its third home-currency senior bond issued from the holding company, as it builds up its debt for minimum requirements for own funds and eligible liabilities (MREL). HSBC was also issuing from its holding company on Tuesday, but in sterling.

    • 21 May 2019
  • Plain sailing for Commerz, Nordea, while BNPP tightens too hard for some

    Commerzbank did not look to be hindered by uncertainty around its future in its senior preferred issue on Tuesday, while Nordea picked up green demand for its own offering. Meanwhile, BNP Paribas drove in pricing on its senior non-preferred deal, and ended up turning off some investors.

    • 21 May 2019

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The GlobalCapital View logo   Comment

  • Optimal Cédulas reform is possible, but tricky

    Spain has a limited amount of time to bring its Cédulas framework into line with the EU's Covered Bond Directive. A legal update is probably going to be less disruptive than a completely new law — but neither option is perfect.

    • 21 May 2019
  • Metro debacle shows the strength of UK banking

    Metro Bank shareholders are nursing losses of around 70% since the start of the year. But if this is the worst of UK banking’s problems right now, the sector is in pretty good shape as it faces Brexit and digital disruption.

    • 14 May 2019

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FIG Priced Deals Database

IssuerSizeType
Crédit Mutuel Arkéa500non-preferred senior
Islandsbanki300senior
Criteria Caixa600senior
Aareal Bank400senior
Citi1350senior
UBI Banca500senior
KBC Group500non-preferred senior
Ageas500tier two
NIBC Bank300non-preferred senior
DNB Bank500senior


Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 41,680.75 203 6.73%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 40,562.85 159 6.55%
3 JPMorgan 36,060.66 173 5.83%
4 Morgan Stanley 27,211.37 152 4.40%
5 HSBC 26,976.28 152 4.36%

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,193.67 66 6.33%
2 HSBC 7,294.00 37 5.64%
3 LBBW 7,113.47 40 5.50%
4 Natixis 5,933.30 28 4.59%
5 Barclays 5,557.78 30 4.30%

Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 8,193.67 66 6.33%
2 HSBC 7,294.00 37 5.64%
3 LBBW 7,113.47 40 5.50%
4 Natixis 5,933.30 28 4.59%
5 Barclays 5,557.78 30 4.30%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 41,680.75 203 6.73%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 40,562.85 159 6.55%
3 JPMorgan 36,060.66 173 5.83%
4 Morgan Stanley 27,211.37 152 4.40%
5 HSBC 26,976.28 152 4.36%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,706.12 132 12.03%
2 Citi 32,800.44 157 11.71%
3 JPMorgan 29,132.92 134 10.40%
4 Morgan Stanley 19,896.07 106 7.10%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,708.90 174 6.32%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 4,918.89 18 7.00%
2 LBBW 4,741.33 18 6.74%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 4,174.25 17 5.94%
4 UniCredit 4,163.16 19 5.92%
5 HSBC 3,974.99 14 5.65%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
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 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 11.48%
2 UBS 3,334.58 12 10.78%
3 Barclays 3,229.69 10 10.44%
4 BNP Paribas 2,554.19 12 8.26%
5 HSBC 1,877.94 13 6.07%