Macquarie Bank preparing domestic senior-unsecured deal

On 1 December, Macquarie Bank (A+/A2/A) revealed plans for a new Australian dollar denominated, five-year, senior-unsecured benchmark transaction, offered in either or both fixed- and floating-rate note formats. ANZ, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Macquarie Bank, National Australia Bank, SMBC Nikko and Westpac Institutional Bank are leading.