Latest updates and outlook for issuers and investors.


Australia’s first female Deputy Chief of Army has a personal stake in building workplace diversity as she outlines her strategic insights – from geopolitics to sustainability – as special guest at the NAB Capital Markets 2022 conference.

It was the theme which came through strongly at every session at NAB’s Capital Markets 2022 conference, with ongoing sustainability momentum proving a game changer for issuers and investors.

On-demand video from our virtual Capital Markets 2022 conference – driving growth and economic recovery.

NAB recently sat down with the Clean Energy Finance Corporation to discuss the increased focus on ESG activities for both issuers and investors in the securitisation world and what we can expect next.

Volatility in equity capital markets has been a key feature of the past year’s activity and factors such as COVID-19, geopolitical tensions, global economic growth, interest rates and inflation will all have an impact in 2022.

A bumper year of corporate issuance in Australia and the re-emergence of value in offshore markets leaves Australian issuers with great funding choices heading into 2022.

The resilience of the US private placements market was evident through 2021 and the indicators for 2022 look even better.

NAB’s global debt syndicate teams share their insights on Asia, the US, Europe and the UK debt markets for the year ahead.

Business is already off and running for financial issuance as another fast-paced and active January kicked off the year.

Investors are seeking diversified unique investment alternatives more than ever, with further opportunities opening up this year as managers deploy a range of actions to provide value.

Following a very busy end to 2021 driven by the emergence of M&A activity, loan markets in Australia for corporate borrowers look strong moving ahead.

Expert views on the year ahead from NAB’s market-leading securitisation team, recognised as Australian Securitisation House of the Year for the 10th year running at the 2021 KangaNews Awards.