Latitude launches debut New Zealand dollar ABS deal

On 3 December, Latitude Financial Services (Latitude) launched its minimum NZ$200 million (US$138.2 million) asset-backed securities (ABS) deal, Latitude New Zealand Credit Card Master Trust (CCMT) Series 2018-1. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is arranger for the deal, and joint lead manager alongside Deutsche Bank and Westpac New Zealand.