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Assets and Liabilities of Australian Securitisers

Provides quarterly information on the assets and liabilities of securitisers

Reference period
September Quarter 2019
Released
12/12/2019

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Securitisers, Australia - assets and liabilities(a)

   Jun Qtr 2019Sep Qtr 2019June Qtr 2019 to Sep Qtr 2019
   $m$m%
Total assets at end of qtr
144 239
146 980
1.9
of which   
 Mortgages   
  Residential
115 012
116 323
1.1
  Non-residential
np
3 845
np
Total liabilities at end of qtr
144 239
146 980
1.9
of which   
 Asset backed Securities   
  Issued domestically
134 578
137 244
2.0
  Issued off shore
3 669
3 356
-8.5
np not available for publication but included in totals where applicable, unless otherwise indicated
a. See paragraph 7 of the Explanatory Notes for details of the coverage of these statistics.
 

Assets of securitisers

At 30 September 2019, total assets of Australian securitisers were $147.0b, up $2.7b (1.9%) on 30 June 2019.

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During the September quarter 2019 the rise in total assets was primarily due to an increase in residential mortgages, up $1.3b, (1.1%). This increase was partially offset by a decrease in other loans, down $0.1b, (0.6%).

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Liabilities of securitisers

At 30 September 2019, total liabilities of Australian securitisers were $147.0b, up $2.7b (1.9%) on 30 June 2019. The increase in total liabilities was due to increases in long term asset backed securities issued in Australia, up $2.0b, (1.5%), short term asset backed securities issued in Australia, up $0.7b, (16.8%) and loans and placements, up $0.2b, (5.0%). These increases were partially offset by a decrease in asset-backed securities issued overseas, down $0.3b, (8.5%).

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In the graph above, the change in level of asset backed securities issued in Australia for the quarters ended March to December 2018 inclusive is not available for publication. However, the change is included in totals where applicable, unless otherwise indicated.
 

Asset backed securities issued overseas as a proportion of total liabilities decreased to 2.3% from the June quarter 2019 proportion of 2.5%. Asset backed securities issued in Australia as a proportion of total liabilities increased to 93.4% from the June quarter 2019 proportion of 93.3%.

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Revisions

In this issue, revisions have been made to the original series as a result of improved survey data and coverage improvements. These revisions have impacted assets and liabilities back to and including September 2017.

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Table 1. Securitisers, total assets at the end of quarter ($million)

Table 2. Securitisers, total liabilities at the end of quarter ($million)

Table 3. Securitisers, total loan assets, loans to households and loans to private non-financial corporations ($million)