Conference calendar

Featured Event

Global ABS 2015

Date:  16 - 18 June 2015
Venue: Barcelona, Spain. 
Organiser: AFME/IMN

AFME and IMN are proud to present Global ABS 2015, taking place 16-18 June 2015, in Barcelona, Spain. Over 3,500 attendees joined us for our return to Barcelona in 2014. The Barcelona International Convention Centre features ample meeting space, nearby client entertainment, and convenience as a major transportation hub.

Please join us as we further engage with the regulatory community, participate in key policy and client networking discussions, and continue to focus on ways to rebuild the European securitisation market for sound growth and performance in the future. In addition, the conference will explore and discuss other current issues concerning the state of the securitisation market and the financial sector as a whole.

Register here.

The Euromoney China Debt Capital Markets Summit 2015

Date: 19 May 2015
Venue: Beijing
Organiser: Euromoney Conferences

The Euromoney China Debt Capital Markets Summit 2015 will provide Chinese FIs, POEs and SOEs with an examination of global debt markets. Euromoney will profile deals done in USD, Euros and off-shore RMB – which markets are open, at what price and for who?

For the global investment community this meeting will connect investors new to China credit with a cross section of potential new issuers as China becomes a significant and important new asset class providing yield and diversification to global markets.

For all global participants in debt capital markets a thorough understanding of rapidly developing policy in Beijing and the opportunity to meet new and prospective Chinese credits from across the risk spectrum is essential.

For further information or to register, please visit our website http://www.euromoneyconferences.com/chinadcm or email us at  rsvp@euromoneyasia.com

2nd Annual North American Electronic Bond Trading Forum

Date:  20 - 21 May 2015
Venue: The Union League Club, New York
Organiser: Euromoney Seminars

“A cutting edge industry event for leading developments in electronic bond trading” Joseph Monks, MarketAxess

Join your peers in May to find out how to increase liquidity, hear about the latest technological developments and learn how to get ahead for 2015.

 The event will offer an invaluable platform for debate and networking with the market’s innovators, including: leading asset and fund managers; dealers; platform providers; technology companies; industry associations; and regulators active in fixed income e-trading.

Register here.

1st Annual Conference on European Alternative Financing & Marketplace Lending

Date:  28 May, 2015
Venue: One Great George Street
Organiser: IMN

Alternative Financing & Marketplace Lending encompasses a range of innovative and diverse financing tools and products evolving as a result of, and in response to, the changing conditions and structural reform affecting financial markets following the financial crisis. It is an evolving industry which will have a significant impact on the on-going reform and regulation of Europe's financial markets.

This event marks the first industry-led initiative to bring together leading public and private finance specialists, regulators, technology experts, entrepreneurs, investors and professional advisors to collaborate over the advancement and direction of this important and flourishing market.

Find out more here.

European Alternative Lending

ICMA Annual General Meeting & Conference 2015

Date:  2-5 June
Venue: Hotel Okura Amsterdam
Organiser: ICMA

The ICMA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Conference is a long established and internationally respected event for the global debt capital markets, bringing together the global financial community to discuss market and regulatory developments. The 2015 AGM and Conference will be held in Amsterdam.

Get more details here.


The 6th Annual World Islamic Funds & Financial Markets Conference

Date: 2-4 June 2015
Venue: Pan Pacific Hotel, Singapore
Organiser: Mega Events

Under the support of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the 6th Annual World Islamic Banking Conference: Asia (WIBC Asia 2015) will be held in Singapore on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of June 2015. With the theme “Transforming Strategies to Revitalize Growth: Forging the Next Phase of Progress for Islamic Finance”, WIBC Asia 2015 brings to Singapore a regionally focused platform with a world-class speaker line-up and more groundbreaking debate for industry leaders looking to seize the emerging opportunities for Islamic finance in the Asian markets.

2015 London Sukuk Summit Profile

Date: 3-4 June 2015
Venue: Jumeirah Carlton Tower, London
Organiser: ICG-Events

ICG-Events are organising the annual Sukuk Summit which is now in its 9th year. The event is scheduled to take place on the 3rd - 4th of June 2015 at The Jumeirah Carlton Tower in Knightsbridge, London.  On the evening of the 3rd of June, we will also be hosting the Sukuk Summit & Islamic Finance Awards of Excellence which will take place at the event's Gala Dinner.

The London Sukuk Summit prides itself on being industry led and industry focused and over the years has established itself as the foremost gathering based on its ability to bring together the leading industry experts and institutions to explore the key issues impacting the sector and its future development.

Register today to avoid disappointment: www.sukuksummit.co.uk

The Regional Finance and Investment Conference for South East Europe

Date: 4 June 2015
Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest
Organiser: Euromoney Conferences

The Regional Finance and Investment Conference for South East Europe will be held on 4 June 2015 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest. We will gather over 300 issuers and investors this June to discuss, debate and analyse the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for the economies of South East Europe. The conference will consist of a day of editorially driven panel discussions, keynote speeches, country focussed roundtables, and sponsored workshops.

For further information or to register, please visit our website http://www.euromoneyconferences.com/SEE

FIA/FIA Europe International Derivatives Expo (IDX)

Date:  9-10 June 2015
Venue: The Brewery, London
Organiser: FIA

FIA and SIFMA Asset Management Group will jointly host a comprehensive review of the most critical derivatives issues facing the buy-side. With international regulation of the derivatives markets heating up, new regulatory leadership in place and the one-year anniversary of mandatory swap trade execution approaching, challenges to trading in the global swaps markets remain. 

Get more details here.

The Global Borrowers & Investors Forum

Date:  23 - 24 June 2015
Venue: The Hilton Park Lane, London
Organiser: Euromoney Conferences

The Euromoney Global Borrowers & Investors Forum will reconvene on 23-24 June 2015 at The Hilton on Park Lane, London.

It is an honour to deliver the opening address at the Global Borrowers and Investors Forum. This conference leads the conversation on key trends in global financial markets. The people in this room play a key role in shaping the global economy.”
Hon. Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance, Canada

Register here.

Global Borrowers

Asia Securitization Congress 2015

Date: 25th-26th June
Venue: InterContinental Grand Stanford Hotel, Hong Kong
Organiser: Duxes  

Securitization is a vital funding tool and a channel for borrowers to access the global capital market. Traditionally, it has contributed to funding real economy assets such as residential mortgages, auto loans and SME lending and other assets. Even though the Asian securitization market has been through a tough time in recent years, it is showing a strong growth rates in the wake of the Asian Financial Crisis. Meanwhile, with relevant supervisory policies and regulatory bodies are still needed to be developed. In addition, securitization provides an important source for lenders of consumer loans, who will, as a consequence, lend more money to consumers.

With this in mind, the Asia Securitization Congress will be held at the InterContinental Grand Stanford Hotel in Hong Kong, China (Hong Kong S.A.R.). This summit will examine policies and regulations and present at overview of the Asia securitization markets, drawing upon in-depth insights and sharing practical experiences from regulators and experts. This congress will attract over 250 participants representing the Asian securitization industry and other market leaders to explore best practices and create invaluable networking opportunities.

For further information, contact:

Ms. Mia Shen
+86 21 5258 8005 Ext. 8033
Email: mshen@duxes.cn
Website: www.duxes-events.com/AS

Ms. Vivi Ye
+86 21 5258 8005 Ext. 8106
Email: vivi.ye@duxes.cn
Website: www.duxes-events.com/AS

31st Annual Futures & Options Expo (Expo)

Date:  3-5 November 2015
Venue: Hilton Chicago, Chicago IL
Organiser: FIA

FIA and SIFMA Asset Management Group will jointly host a comprehensive review of the most critical derivatives issues facing the buy-side. With international regulation of the derivatives markets heating up, new regulatory leadership in place and the one-year anniversary of mandatory swap trade execution approaching, challenges to trading in the global swaps markets remain.

Get more details here.

The Global African Investment Summit

Date:  1-2 December 2015
Venue: Central Hall Westminster, London, UK
Organiser: TGAIS

Website: www.tgais.com

The Global African Investment Summit in London is a leading international platform, bringing high-level African government and investors to London to discuss investment opportunities into Africa.

The event is run in partnership with 6 African Heads of State, 30 Ministers from across Africa, 650 Private Sector Investors, Development Banks, Pension Funds, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Multilateral Investment bodies and 135 Pan African Project owners, and looking to drive long-term international foreign direct investment into African Power, Agriculture, Financial Services, Capital Markets, Oil and Gas and Critical Infrastructure projects.

The programme agenda will address ‘Transforming African Economies for Global Competitiveness’, covering the Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Power Sectors. New for 2015, sees the addition of dedicated sessions on Infrastructure, Real Estate and FMCG, a case study stream, and roundtable discussions addressing over 150 bankable projects.

Get more details here.

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 04 May 2015
1 JPMorgan 132,246.16 466 8.23%
2 Barclays 121,205.54 385 7.54%
3 Citi 119,844.04 442 7.46%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 112,710.02 398 7.01%
5 Deutsche Bank 102,482.68 424 6.38%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 May 2015
1 JPMorgan 17,536.22 31 8.15%
2 Deutsche Bank 13,908.31 50 6.47%
3 BNP Paribas 11,126.04 65 5.17%
4 HSBC 10,623.80 56 4.94%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 10,593.99 45 4.93%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 May 2015
1 Goldman Sachs 12,065.18 35 10.48%
2 UBS 11,703.26 31 10.17%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,440.58 42 9.94%
4 Deutsche Bank 9,063.07 38 7.87%
5 Morgan Stanley 8,404.86 40 7.30%