Thursday, 26 April 2018


IFR SNAPSHOT: 10 high-grade trades seize spirit of the moment

24 April 2018

The 10-year Treasury has finally touched 3% this Tuesday morning, but the rates back-up is having no visible effect on what one banker calls the “untamable” high-grade market.

MOVES-Citigroup veteran Vanderslice departs for Cantor

20 April 2018

Paul Vanderslice has left Citigroup after nearly three decades to head the real estate securities arm of Cantor Fitzgerald, a person familiar with the matter told IFR.

Size of Apollo RMBS goes up

IFR 2230 21 April to 27 April 2018

Suncorp-Metway has priced its Apollo Series 2018-1 Trust RMBS, which was increased to A$1.25bn (US$969m) from A$750m.

Liberty readies new RMBS

IFR 2230 21 April to 27 April 2018

Liberty Financial began taking indications of interest last week for the Liberty Series 2018-1 Trust RMBS, ahead of a potential euro and Australian dollar issue this week.

Industrial Bank prints RMBS

IFR 2230 21 April to 27 April 2018

Industrial Bank has raised Rmb7.949bn (US$1.26bn) from the first Chinese offering of residential mortgage-backed securities available via the Bond Connect link.

Blackstone back with new Italian CMBS

IFR 2230 21 April to 27 April 2018

Blackstone announced a return to the CMBS market with a new Italian trade, less than a week after pricing its Finnish CMBS FROSN-2018.