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Capital Relief Trades

  • Green SRT emerging

    The final panel at SCI's recent Capital Relief Trades Seminar struck an optimistic note regarding de...

    News    11 January 2017
  • A nebulous concept

    Challenges in defining the cost of capital highlighted

    The challenges in defining the cost of capital were discussed extensively at SCI's recent Capital Re...

    Talking Point    11 January 2017
  • Cash versus synthetic weighed

    Balance sheet securitisations - whereby balance sheet relief is achieved via true sale &am...

    News    4 January 2017
  • Slew of risk transfer trades close

    A handful of capital relief trades closed in late December, including an unusual deal referencing a...

    News    3 January 2017
  • Spanish SRT deal completed

    Banco Santander has closed its first Spanish unsecured consumer loan significant risk transfer secur...

    News    23 December 2016
  • EIF in UK CRT first

    The EIF has signed a securitisation guarantee deal with RBS, providing capital relief on a £...

    News Round-up    22 December 2016
  • Proving compliance

    Demonstrating significant risk transfer discussed

    How to demonstrate significant risk transfer (SRT) was a hot topic at SCI's Capital Relief Trades Se...

    Talking Point    19 December 2016
  • Learning by doing

    Issuers weigh capital relief opportunities and challenges

    Capital relief trades, also called risk sharing trades, can provide issuing banks with several advan...

    News Analysis    16 December 2016
  • Second Salisbury prices wider

    Lloyds has closed a capital relief trade referencing a £2.1bn granular portfolio of UK SME...

    News    14 December 2016
  • EMEA SME ABS trends to continue

    EMEA SME ABS market activity and deal characteristics will be driven by a broad array of originators...

    News Round-up    30 November 2016
  • CRR boost?

    The European Commission's CRR 2 reforms, which it unveiled last week, include proposals that appear...

    News    29 November 2016
  • Innovative Griffon deal welcomed

    Griffon Funding - which Barclays closed in September - has been hailed as an inn...

    News    28 November 2016
  • CRT line-up finalised

    Panellists are being finalised for SCI's latest Capital Relief Trades Seminar, which is being held o...

    News Round-up    17 November 2016
  • Converging approach?

    Current status of capital relief trades discussed

    Representatives from Chorus Capital, Citi and Clifford Chance recently discussed the current status...

    Talking Point    2 November 2016
  • Implicit support guidelines published

    The EBA has published guidelines on implicit support for securitisation transactions that aim to cla...

    News Round-up    4 October 2016
  • CRT conference line-up confirmed

    Panellists have been confirmed for SCI's Capital Relief Trades Seminar, which is being held tomorrow...

    News Round-up    14 September 2016
  • Capital relief trades webinar due

    SCI is hosting a complimentary webinar on the current status of capital relief trades. The event is...

    News Round-up    6 September 2016
  • Nordea completes synthetic deal

    Nordea Bank has sold a synthetic securitisation referencing €8.4bn in SME and corporate lo...

    News    25 August 2016
  • Singular circumstances

    Regulatory changes fuelling rise of 'special situations'

    European banks are fundamentally changing the way they structure and sell securitisations. A rise in...

    News Analysis    25 August 2016
  • NPL renaissance

    €9bn Italian ABS provides fresh impetus

    Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena (MPS) announced last week that it plans to offload its entire portfo...

    News Analysis    5 August 2016
  • False alarm?

    Basel CRT warning played down

    The Basel Committee caused somewhat of a stir earlier this month when it warned banks against increa...

    News Analysis    27 June 2016