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We provide our customers with global support across all major time zones, access to real time pricing, e-commerce delivery and dedicated credit and rates advisory across all regions.

We also offer:

  • Interest rate, credit and inflation risk management with extensive market making capability, enabling us to provide our customers with a reliable source of liquidity
  • A global trading book structure to allow seamless multi time zone execution across Australian Commonwealth Government bonds, New Zealand Government bonds, semi-government bonds, supranational issuers, AUD and NZD interest rates swaps, cross currency swaps, CPI products and interest rate options
  • Exceptional access to the corporate bond markets with a substantial coverage and share in the Australian investment grade corporate bonds/FRNs and asset backed bonds/FRNs arenas, alongside an outstanding e-commerce offering
  • Innovative hedging solutions vis-a-vis credit, interest rate and inflation exposure, FX translation risk, value-at-risk and volatility based risk parameter analysis
  • An experienced advisory service across all time zones.

Our global fixed income offering:

Market making AUD NZD USD EUR GBP HKD SGD CNH IDR CNY MYR
Local currency sovereign bonds Y Y - - - - Y Y Y Y Y
Vanilla interest rate - IRS Y Y Y Y Y Y Y - - - -
Vanilla interest rate - FRA Y Y Y Y Y Y Y - - - -
Vanilla interest rate - OIS Y Y Y Y Y - - - - - -
Cross-currency SWAP Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y - - -
IR options / swap options Y Y Y - - Y Y - - - -
Semi-government authorities Y Y - - - - Y Y Y Y -
SSAs Y Y - - - - - - - Y Y
CPI bonds Y Y - - - - - - - - -
CPI derivatives Y Y Y Y Y - - - - - -
Investment grade credit single name (physical) Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y - - -
Credit indices Y - Y Y Y - - - - - -
RMBS Y Y Y Y Y - - - - - -
Other asset backed Y Y Y Y Y - - - - - -
Credit default swaps Y - - - - - - - - - -

Westpac is recognised as a leader in industry polls and awards.