Feb 26 - March 2: EM reads

  • 27 Feb 2012
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Our selection of emerging markets-focused commentary on markets, economics and international policy, updated throughout the week


Too Much Money, Too Few Deals in China
- WSJ Blogs

Danger in Xi's rebuff to Obama: Stephens - FT

Why aren’t students learning to speak Indonesian? - FT Beyond Brics

With no enemies in sight, Brazil eyes defense boom: Phillips - Bloomberg View

The End Of Cheap China, Part VI. Vietnam, Burma/Myanmar, Globalization, The Next Big Thing, And Falling Wages - China Law Blog

Banks try equity swaps in frontier markets - FT

Is India's 6% Growth Rate the New Normal? - Wall Street Journal India Real Time

North Korean secrets lie six feet under - Asia Times

Investment banking: A whole new ball game - Euromoney

Magic Mountain (What happens at Davos?)- New Yorker

China is right to open up slowly - FT

My Drone War - Foreign Policy

Pandit Fast Money With Hedge Funds Proves Citigroup Dead End With Spinoffs - Bloomberg

What Does China See in Syria? - The New Yorker

“Liquidity Is The Last Refuge Of The Scoundrel” - The Big Picture

Staring Into The Ukrainian Economic And Political Abyss - Fistful of Euros

The Euro Crisis – An Interview with Larry Hatheway, UBS Chief Economist - AllAboutAlpha

Bull Market for Bear Bile Leads to China IPO: Adam Minter

Investment and Political Risks Spur Capital Outflow from Russia - ISI Emerging Markets

Why do entrepreneurs locate where they do? - VoxEu

Rmb: of limited use? - FT, Beyond Brics

A Scorsese in Lagos - New York Times

For our pick of EM reads from previous weeks, see our archive.
  • 27 Feb 2012

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 313,852.39 1175 8.95%
2 JPMorgan 286,674.13 1305 8.17%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 281,869.72 974 8.04%
4 Goldman Sachs 214,547.99 704 6.12%
5 Barclays 205,147.76 790 5.85%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 31,971.88 102 6.87%
2 HSBC 31,940.18 140 6.87%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 29,065.55 82 6.25%
4 BNP Paribas 24,679.63 135 5.30%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 22,195.55 122 4.77%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 14,960.44 66 7.87%
2 Morgan Stanley 13,992.90 72 7.37%
3 Citi 13,566.56 83 7.14%
4 UBS 13,028.25 52 6.86%
5 Goldman Sachs 11,994.74 65 6.31%