Tuesday, December 12 2017 20:48
Alina Hovhannisyan

Debut in Armenian capital market - securitization of mortgage loans

Debut in Armenian capital market - securitization of mortgage loans

ArmInfo.  For the first time, securitization of mortgage loans is carried out on the Armenian capital market and this process was marked by ARARATBANK and Universal Credit Company First Mortgage Company. In particular, the "FMC" issued 2 tranches at once - dollar and AMD bonds in the amount of 100 million drams and $ 500 thousand secured by mortgage loans, underwriter and market maker of which is ARARATBANK.

 

 

 

As David Harutyunyan, Deputy Executive Director of ARARATBANK, stated at the press conference on December 12, the demand for debut mortgage bonds exceeded the offer by 34% and it was possible to place all the presented volume. Head of the investment department of ARARATBANK Edgar Evoyan, for his part, added that at the moment the level of collateral is 103%, the investor's funds are secured by mortgages with mortgaged real estate for more than 50%. Concerning the provision in the prospectus, it is explained that the balance of the principal amount of mortgage loans as of November 1, 2017 is 152.6 million drams and 364.9 million drams respectively provided for in the AMD and dollar issues.

 

Within the framework of the dram issue, 10,000 non-documentary mortgage coupon bonds (AMFMGCB22ER1) were issued with a nominal value of 10,000 drams, with coupon yield of 10.5%, and within the dollar issue - 20,000 mortgage bonds (AMFMGCB21ER3) with a nominal value in $ 25, with coupon yield of 6.5%. The maturity of bonds for these two issues is set at 2 years, and coupon payments are provided once a quarter.

 

"This is an unprecedented issue on the capital market of Armenia, and such emissions will be of a protracted nature," D. Harutyunyan emphasized.

 

 

David Atanesyan, Director General of PIK, noted that the issue of the next tranche will be larger and the circulation period will be longer, adding that the proceeds from the placement of mortgage bonds will be used to provide new mortgage loans.

 

 

According to Karen Zakaryan, the deputy director general of the NasDaq OMX Armenia, by the end of 2017, the issue is expected to be issued, the total amount of which will be equivalent to about $ 20-25 million.

 

 

 

 

 

ARARATBANK is leading in Nasdaq OMX Armenia by the number of corporate bonds issued, some of which have already been redeemed, and on December 12, 2017 7 tranches are listed, 6 of which are dollar ones. The volume of the loan portfolio of ARARATBANK as of October 1, 2017 exceeds 120 billion drams or $ 251 million, with annual growth of 71.5%. The Bank's net profit for the first 9 months of 2017 exceeded 1.7 billion drams or $ 3.6 million, with annual growth of 2.4 times.

 

According to Ranking of credit companies of Armenia as of Sept. 30, 2017, prepared by NA ArmInfo, the credit portfolio of UCC First Mortgage Company is 7.4 bln drams or $ 15.4 mln with annual growth of 6.8%. UCC "First Mortgage Company" has been operating in the Armenian market since April 2004. Shareholders on 1 October 2017 are Nshan Atinizyan - 35%, Margrit Atinizyan - 35%, David Atanesyan - 30%.

POST A COMMENT
Input digits     


News
New government-assisted employment programme launched in ArmeniaNew government-assisted employment programme launched in Armenia
Armenia`s public debt is approaching $10 billionArmenia`s public debt is approaching $10 billion
Finrating ArmInfo: Armenia`s insurance sector summed up H1 2022 with  a profit of $5.6 millionFinrating ArmInfo: Armenia`s insurance sector summed up H1 2022 with  a profit of $5.6 million
"Rossgostrakh Armenia" IC continues to lead in net insurance premiums  and claims
Negotiations on possibility of buying part of Russia`s share in  equity capital of EDB are underway with all founding countries of  BankNegotiations on possibility of buying part of Russia`s share in  equity capital of EDB are underway with all founding countries of  Bank
Number of plastic cards up as capital relocated to Armenia Number of plastic cards up as capital relocated to Armenia 
AMD 4,248,945 to AMD 4,248,945 to "QaylTech": The August beneficiary of "The Power of One Dram" is "The Rehabilitation City of Heroes" - psychological rehabilitation center
Airlines, hotels, banks, rental and leasing sectors registered  significant increase in service volumes in ArmeniaAirlines, hotels, banks, rental and leasing sectors registered  significant increase in service volumes in Armenia
Cargo traffic down, passenger traffic up in Armenia in first half,  2022Cargo traffic down, passenger traffic up in Armenia in first half,  2022
Growth of trade sector was facilitated by increase in activity in  wholesale and car trade marketsGrowth of trade sector was facilitated by increase in activity in  wholesale and car trade markets
4.5% increase in proceeds of Armenia`s communication sector in first  half 20224.5% increase in proceeds of Armenia`s communication sector in first  half 2022
188,856 tourists visit Armenia this July188,856 tourists visit Armenia this July
Accelerated growth of Armenian industrial sector was driven by  processing industryAccelerated growth of Armenian industrial sector was driven by  processing industry
Veolia Djur proposes to raise water tariff in ArmeniaVeolia Djur proposes to raise water tariff in Armenia
State Revenue Committee of Armenia starts active administration in  pursuance of law State Revenue Committee of Armenia starts active administration in  pursuance of law " On Non-Cash Transactions"
Armenia`s premier calls for revising economic programmes Armenia`s premier calls for revising economic programmes 
EDB to allocate $25 million to implement Armenia`s largest livestock  programEDB to allocate $25 million to implement Armenia`s largest livestock  program
Double-digit growth in economic activity in Armenia is accompanied by  surge in imports and exportsDouble-digit growth in economic activity in Armenia is accompanied by  surge in imports and exports
Armenian business forum to be held in Yerevan for second timeArmenian business forum to be held in Yerevan for second time
Production of aluminum foil in Armeniaincreased by 8% in June 2022Production of aluminum foil in Armeniaincreased by 8% in June 2022
Metallurgy industry of Armenia sums up H1 2022 with a 7% declineMetallurgy industry of Armenia sums up H1 2022 with a 7% decline
EDB: Armenia ranks first among member countries with small economies  in current investment portfolio of EDB EDB: Armenia ranks first among member countries with small economies  in current investment portfolio of EDB 
EADB to allocate $37mln for construction of 11 solar power stationsEADB to allocate $37mln for construction of 11 solar power stations
Apartments in Yerevan rose in price by 5.4% in Q2, with increase in  transactions for their purchase and sale by 30.8%Apartments in Yerevan rose in price by 5.4% in Q2, with increase in  transactions for their purchase and sale by 30.8%
 Further rise in food prices in Armenia  Further rise in food prices in Armenia 
Loan payoff with another bank via AppLoan payoff with another bank via App
Deputy Minister: 12 more lanes added to 13 existing lanes of Upper  Lars checkpointDeputy Minister: 12 more lanes added to 13 existing lanes of Upper  Lars checkpoint
Ferry communication to be launched this month - minister Ferry communication to be launched this month - minister 
Armenia is among the TOP-5 destinations for Russian tourists this  autumArmenia is among the TOP-5 destinations for Russian tourists this  autum
Austria to invest in Armenia`s SyunikAustria to invest in Armenia`s Syunik
Gyumri Breeding Station reports three-fold growth in barley output Gyumri Breeding Station reports three-fold growth in barley output 
CBA: In February-June 2022, demand deposits of non-residents  increased significantly in Armenian banksCBA: In February-June 2022, demand deposits of non-residents  increased significantly in Armenian banks
CBA: High demand leads to the expansion of the inflationary  environment and maintenance of high inflation expectations, but dram  appreciation partially neutralizes the price increaseCBA: High demand leads to the expansion of the inflationary  environment and maintenance of high inflation expectations, but dram  appreciation partially neutralizes the price increase
Minister: The share of the mining industry in the total volume of  Armenia`s exports has decreasedMinister: The share of the mining industry in the total volume of  Armenia`s exports has decreased
Statistical data, real situation in agricultural sector different -  minister Statistical data, real situation in agricultural sector different -  minister 
FLYONE ARMENIA launches flights to Domodedovo International AirportFLYONE ARMENIA launches flights to Domodedovo International Airport
Armenia, Iran deepen cooperation in mining industryArmenia, Iran deepen cooperation in mining industry
CBA raises refinancing rate from 9.25% to 9.5% CBA raises refinancing rate from 9.25% to 9.5% 
23.9% rise in petrol prices in Armenia in first half of 2022 23.9% rise in petrol prices in Armenia in first half of 2022 
Armenia meets Russia`s brand demandArmenia meets Russia`s brand demand
Armenia is not ready to open the land border with Turkey: ExpertArmenia is not ready to open the land border with Turkey: Expert
Armenia, Qatar discuss possible areas of bilateral cooperationArmenia, Qatar discuss possible areas of bilateral cooperation
Massive arrival of Russians to Armenia, along with movement of their  capital, ensured 7-multifold increase in net inflow of remittances  from Russia in Q2 2022Massive arrival of Russians to Armenia, along with movement of their  capital, ensured 7-multifold increase in net inflow of remittances  from Russia in Q2 2022
Ardshinbank offers a new type of loan for small and medium enterprises.Ardshinbank offers a new type of loan for small and medium enterprises.
Armenia among priority partners of Austrian Development AgencyArmenia among priority partners of Austrian Development Agency
International reserves of Armenia reaches historical maximum by July  2022International reserves of Armenia reaches historical maximum by July  2022
More funds for government-sponsored medical services More funds for government-sponsored medical services 
South Caucasus Railway delivers production equipment from Yerevan to  KrasnodarSouth Caucasus Railway delivers production equipment from Yerevan to  Krasnodar
4% inflation expected in Armenia in medium-term 4% inflation expected in Armenia in medium-term 
Ameriabank leads in list of largest taxpaying banks in ArmeniaAmeriabank leads in list of largest taxpaying banks in Armenia
Armenia`s communication companies pay 25% less as taxes to budget in  1st half of 2022Armenia`s communication companies pay 25% less as taxes to budget in  1st half of 2022
Over 500 Armenian servicemen to benefit from soft lending programmeOver 500 Armenian servicemen to benefit from soft lending programme
Washington to allocate $120mln to Armenia for democratic development,  economic stabilityWashington to allocate $120mln to Armenia for democratic development,  economic stability
17.1% increase in food prices significantly affected low-income  citizens of Armenia - study17.1% increase in food prices significantly affected low-income  citizens of Armenia - study
Armenia, Ethiopia consider development of cooperation in e-governance  and technology educationArmenia, Ethiopia consider development of cooperation in e-governance  and technology education
Armenian assets of GeoProMining Group of Compaines significantly  increase payments to state budgetArmenian assets of GeoProMining Group of Compaines significantly  increase payments to state budget
Vardan Aramyan pointed to risks for Armenia`s GDP and loss of  potential of Russian economy amid IMF`s Vardan Aramyan pointed to risks for Armenia`s GDP and loss of  potential of Russian economy amid IMF`s "Gloomy and More Uncertain"  forecast
Armenia`s vice-premier hosts AMD company vice-presidents Armenia`s vice-premier hosts AMD company vice-presidents 
MFA: Sanctions against Russia have their negative direct or indirect  impact on Armenia`s economic development MFA: Sanctions against Russia have their negative direct or indirect  impact on Armenia`s economic development 
Mirzoyan, Lipavsky note need to fully realize potential of trade and  economic bilateral relationsMirzoyan, Lipavsky note need to fully realize potential of trade and  economic bilateral relations
Read more


Exchange rates
19.08.2022
RUB6.870.04
USD405.15-0.64
EUR407.50-5.31
GBP479.66-9.52
CAD311.97-2.79
JPY29.61-0.40
CNY59.52-0.33
CHF423.53-2.23