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  • Global Derivatives Awards 2015 — the nominees

    It is with great pleasure that GlobalCapital announces the nominees for its Global Derivatives Awards 2015. The winners will be unveiled at a gala dinner in London on September 24.

    • 28 Jul 2015
  • Formosa bonds surge on weaker renminbi expectations

    Taiwan's stature as an offshore renminbi hub is being given a lift from expectations of the currency's further depreciation against the US dollar. A flurry of deals have come in the last month, with a particular surge in the last week.

    • 28 Jul 2015
  • Brazil blues rob BTG of upgrade chance

    Fitch removed the positive outlook from privately owned Brazilian bank BTG Pactual’s ratings on Monday, saying the deterioration in the operating environment in Brazil outweighed the positive effects of the acquisition of Swiss private bank BSI.

    • 28 Jul 2015

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  • The FIG Idea: It’s banking, but not as we know it

    Love it or hate it, banking is here to stay. But banks in their current incarnation are clearly not. The banking industry is undergoing a radical overhaul, driven by powerful intrinsic and extrinsic factors.

    • 23 Jul 2015

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  • Another Greek election is the last thing the market needs

    Greece may be off most market participants’ radars for the moment. But with another election in the country looking increasingly likely, an already busy period for political risk could be about to grow worse.

    • 28 Jul 2015
  • Synthetic no synonym for bad in ABS

    Regulators, politicians and investors are right to be skeptical about synthetic securitizations as a tool for transferring risk. Pre-crisis deals were rife with confusing, and at times dishonest, documentation. But with the right approach, these deals can help banks reduce their risk and give qualified investors access to much needed yield.

    • 28 Jul 2015
  • Singapore should take a green leaf out of China’s book

    China is expected to introduce incentives for green bond issuance as part of its efforts to push forward its developing green bond market. Singapore should do the same, if it wants to bring its sluggish bond market back to life.

    • 28 Jul 2015

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 27 Jul 2015
1 JPMorgan 226,649.48 872 8.89%
2 Citi 194,151.45 730 7.61%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 192,861.64 689 7.56%
4 Barclays 184,157.59 602 7.22%
5 Deutsche Bank 155,176.64 654 6.09%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 27,727.61 100 7.69%
2 JPMorgan 21,982.84 50 6.10%
3 BNP Paribas 21,419.13 130 5.94%
4 Deutsche Bank 21,038.50 96 5.83%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 17,624.18 80 4.89%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UBS 17,011.43 60 9.97%
2 Goldman Sachs 16,393.06 54 9.61%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 14,330.10 59 8.40%
4 JPMorgan 14,207.16 73 8.33%
5 Morgan Stanley 12,306.41 60 7.21%