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  • Investors debate future for AT1 total return swaps

    Market participants are divided over the importance of having total return swaps (TRS) for the additional tier one (AT1) market, after investment banks started offering the contracts earlier this month.

    • 23 Oct 2017

  • FCA fines BAML £34.5m on trade reporting

    The FCA has imposed its first fine for failure to report derivatives trades under the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

    • 23 Oct 2017
  • ICE closes deal, adds BAML fixed income indices to its stable

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the exchange and clearing house operator, on Sunday revealed it had added Bank of America’s fixed income index platform to its ICE Data Services offering.

    • 23 Oct 2017
  • Cohn points finger at clearing houses as the 'next problem'

    Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn has singled out clearing houses as “the next problem” that the financial industry will have to confront.

    • 19 Oct 2017
  • Out Of The Money: Christmas MiFID excitement at ESMA conference

    Regulators, bankers and lawyers converged on Paris this week to attend the first ever conference organised by the European Securities and Markets Authority. Held at The Westin Paris Hotel right by the Tuileries Garden, the event came during an important year for ESMA.

    • 19 Oct 2017
  • China CDS market opens to foreign banks

    The market for credit default swaps (CDS) in China is still in its very early stages, but the government is looking to promote their use and the first foreign bank has already got involved.

    • 19 Oct 2017
  • ESMA puts euro derivs market at $478tr

    The European derivatives market has a combined notional value of $478tr, with 330m transactions outstanding, said the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) after it analysed data from six EU-authorised trade repositories.

    • 19 Oct 2017
  • LSE's Rolet to step down by late 2018

    The CEO of London Stock Exchange Group, Xavier Rolet, will leave the company by the end of December next year, it was revealed in a statement on Thursday.

    • 19 Oct 2017
  • ESMA exec: We could issue ICO warning

    Vice-chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) Anneli Tuominen has said that the body could issue a warning on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), a method of capital raising using cryptocurrencies on a blockchain.

    • 18 Oct 2017
  • LCH's Maguire becomes CEO

    Major clearing house LCH on Wednesday announced that its COO, Daniel Maguire, has been appointed CEO of the firm.

    • 18 Oct 2017
  • Quantile debuts LCH compression service

    Quantile Technologies has completed its first compression run for client derivative positions held at LCH, executing the exercise in euro interest rate swaps.

    • 18 Oct 2017
  • LCH clears for new Swiss overnight rate

    LCH has begun clearing Swiss Franc interest rate swaps referencing the Swiss Average Overnight Rate (Saron), with Basler Kantonalbank, Credit Suisse and Zürcher Kantonalbank among the first to clear using the new benchmark.

    • 18 Oct 2017
  • NEX docks third party on to Infinity

    NEX Optimisation has hit a target in the roll out of its Infinity platform, signing up a third party service provider for FX spot transactions.

    • 18 Oct 2017
  • MEP proposes new CCP resolution fund

    Jakob von Weizsäcker, the European Parliament's co-rapporteur for draft central counterparty (CCP) clearing house resolution regulation, said on Monday that he will table an amendment to create a new resolution fund for the entities, a move that could cost €500bn but is unlikely to happen.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • SGX opens first US office in Chicago

    Singapore Exchange (SGX) has opened its first US office in Chicago, as it aims to meet institutional investors' demand for exposure to Asian markets.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • Linklaters hires derivatives lawyer from Mayer Brown

    A partner at Mayer Brown in New York has moved to Linklaters, which is pushing to expand its US capital markets business.

    • 17 Oct 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 358,996.09 1352 9.05%
2 JPMorgan 321,264.04 1464 8.10%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 318,428.16 1105 8.03%
4 Goldman Sachs 237,263.73 791 5.98%
5 Barclays 231,619.97 897 5.84%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 35,007.57 165 6.53%
2 Deutsche Bank 34,880.53 120 6.51%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 31,805.65 97 5.93%
4 BNP Paribas 27,920.60 169 5.21%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 24,398.89 138 4.55%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 19,745.92 80 8.85%
2 Morgan Stanley 16,334.63 83 7.32%
3 Citi 15,972.34 95 7.16%
4 UBS 15,487.17 60 6.94%
5 Goldman Sachs 14,053.61 76 6.30%