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  • Late EU rule on MBS threatens NPL solution and legacy market

    European authorities' last minute change to regulatory proposals for European securitizations has the potential to cripple the supply of MBS backed by legacy mortgages by banning any European transaction that contains what regulators classify as self-certified loans. Sam Kerr reports.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Vodafone answers investors’ call but is left hanging

    For months investors have been complaining about how far pricing moves from initial price thoughts to guidance and again in final pricing in the corporate bond market. On Wednesday, Vodafone responded with a new approach to marketing. The response, however, was not what those involved expected, writes Nigel Owen.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • IMF crutch under scrutiny as Ghana sells-off

    Investors dumped Ghana's Eurobonds this week after the future of its relationship with the International Monetary Fund was thrown into doubt. The confusion has been unhelpful to a country which has historically had difficult relationships with international markets, though it did point to the over-reliance of some investors on an IMF anchor, writes Virginia Furness.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • No commitment to taper from dovish ECB

    The European Central Bank’s Thursday meeting marked a return to traditionally dovish form, putting off any discussion of tapering or adjustment to monetary policy, writes Lewis McLellan.

    • 20 Jul 2017

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  • Goldman blasted again for fixed income trading failure

    Goldman Sachs took flack from the market for its fixed income results on Tuesday, the second quarter running that the once-dominant firm has missed market expectations. Fixed income client execution was down 40% from last year to €1.16bn, following a first quarter when fixed income was up just 1% against a miserable 2016 number.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Citi and BAML score M&A success in Q2

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) and Citi’s M&A and advisory businesses shone this quarter, thanks to sustained investments in moving up the investment banking table, and to a series of chunky deals where both firms have been prominent. Goldman and Morgan Stanley, still the top two banks in the market, saw advisory revenues flatline in the second quarter.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • People Moves in Brief

    Nomura creates new CEEMEA role - HSBC bulks up levfin with DB hire - RBC hires KPMG's Agnew for broking push

    • 20 Jul 2017


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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 Citi 244,235.70 910 8.87%
2 JPMorgan 223,767.95 1021 8.13%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 211,276.97 750 7.68%
4 Barclays 166,062.82 634 6.03%
5 Goldman Sachs 162,877.27 537 5.92%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 25,385.87 103 7.10%
2 Deutsche Bank 25,125.19 81 7.03%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,023.57 59 6.16%
4 BNP Paribas 18,766.65 109 5.25%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 18,157.63 105 5.08%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 JPMorgan 12,578.87 55 8.17%
2 Citi 11,338.07 71 7.36%
3 UBS 10,682.06 44 6.93%
4 Goldman Sachs 10,419.53 53 6.76%
5 Morgan Stanley 10,194.88 57 6.62%