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  • P&M Notebook: French fancy

    The French election looks like it has delivered another reprieve for Europe. But earnings season will surely show the Europeans slipping still further behind, after a storming start from the US firms.

    • 24 Apr 2017
  • P&M Notebook: US banks riding high

    If you squint hard enough, the clear gap between the top US firms and the top Europeans might be shrinking. But it’s not going away.

    • 10 Apr 2017
  • P&M Notebook: end of an era

    Politics, once again, grabbed the headlines, but it’s been a bad week for at least two bankers. In case you are as sick as we are of politics then, here's the people news first.

    • 03 Apr 2017
  • P&M notebook: payment for results

    The daftness of Deutsche’s distinction between "variable compensation" and "retention awards" was plain for all to see, though a good few hundred pages into the bank’s annual report. But, silly optics aside, it ought to help the bank’s recovery.

    • 27 Mar 2017
  • P&M Notebook: big name, small deal

    Even a publishing house could, at a push, bid for a broker the size of Panmure Gordon, whose profits, at around £400,000 a year, certainly aren’t setting the City alight. But it’s the return of Bob Diamond, the former Barclays boss, which has set the broadsheets buzzing.

    • 20 Mar 2017
  • Former Moody’s exec files suit claiming gender bias, whistleblower retaliation

    A former vice president in the CMBS group at Moody’s has filed a lawsuit against the rating agency, claiming she was the target of gender discrimination and was ultimately fired in retaliation for bringing to light illegal ratings activity.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • P&M Notebook: electrical storm?

    E-trading is starting to touch even the slowest, least liquid corners of credit. It’s less powerful than its most convinced adherents hope, but it’s coming, like it or not.

    • 13 Mar 2017
  • P&M Notebook: good money after bad?

    If you were an enthusiastic participant in any of the last three post-crisis Deutsche Bank rights issues, you might be starting to feel a little jaded. That would be a very reasonable position.

    • 06 Mar 2017
  • P&M Notebook: what you earn and where you earn it

    Banking isn’t just dumb luck, but it plays a part — and the fortunes of the UK banks show exactly how.

    • 27 Feb 2017
  • P&M Notebook: fixing the roof while the sun shines

    Credit Suisse has been no stranger to disappointment in the past year, thanks to a savage series of business cuts and an equally savage banking and markets backdrop for much of the year. But now, things are looking up.

    • 20 Feb 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 94,925.33 384 8.39%
2 Citi 87,531.58 331 7.74%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 84,341.49 288 7.46%
4 Barclays 75,288.19 241 6.66%
5 Goldman Sachs 68,504.71 208 6.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,650.87 23 11.13%
2 Deutsche Bank 8,169.49 17 8.53%
3 HSBC 6,243.46 23 6.52%
4 Citi 4,355.35 13 4.55%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,273.37 17 4.46%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Apr 2017
1 JPMorgan 7,281.63 28 8.86%
2 Deutsche Bank 5,994.13 30 7.29%
3 UBS 5,678.69 26 6.91%
4 Citi 4,934.67 35 6.00%
5 Goldman Sachs 4,802.16 24 5.84%