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  • European firms march back to high yield

    The European high yield bond market has taken a sharp turn from a February in which US companies priced some 90% of all notes. European issuers are now coming forward in earnest, with two high yield bankers telling GlobalCapital that March could suffer some overcrowding if their entire deal pipeline materialises.

    • 27 Feb 2017
  • Barclays eyes hot but ‘untested’ sterling AT1 market

    Barclays is looking to restart additional tier one (AT1) issuance in the sterling market this week, taking advantage of a lack of supply in the format and strong interest from investors over the course of 2017.

    • 27 Feb 2017

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  • Italy's banks turn a corner as UniCredit rakes in €13bn

    A big step in restoring Italy's banking sector to health was taken successfully this week, when the fifth biggest EMEA equity sale ever raised €13bn for UniCredit.

    • 23 Feb 2017
  • Barclays sucks up CIB profit dip to pay bonuses earlier

    Barclays showed some quality on Thursday, beating the Street’s estimates on capital and profit after extraordinary charges. The bank rode the wave of surging trade volumes in the fourth quarter and a strengthening dollar, but investment banking outperformed as well. Best of all, for its bankers, the firm said it was bringing forward bonus payments.

    • 23 Feb 2017
  • Harris stamps mark with Morgan Stanley DCM revamp

    Morgan Stanley has overhauled its EMEA DCM operation after Piers Harris took over as the regional head. The bank has launched a 'senior coverage team' and appointed one of its FIG co-heads to run it.

    • 21 Feb 2017


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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Feb 2017
1 JPMorgan 62,591.98 254 8.02%
2 Citi 61,005.69 220 7.81%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 58,608.72 174 7.51%
4 Barclays 54,439.39 163 6.97%
5 Goldman Sachs 46,279.46 130 5.93%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Feb 2017
1 Deutsche Bank 7,631.43 12 11.03%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,575.12 14 6.62%
3 Citi 3,984.96 10 5.76%
4 Commerzbank Group 3,849.81 7 5.57%
5 HSBC 3,720.28 13 5.38%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Feb 2017
1 Goldman Sachs 1,774.56 8 9.26%
2 Morgan Stanley 1,728.90 15 9.02%
3 JPMorgan 1,456.77 11 7.60%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,450.69 9 7.57%
5 UBS 1,317.06 9 6.87%