Top Derivatives news

  • CFTC pauses SEF permanent registration

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has put on hold issuing permanent registration for over-the-counter derivative swap execution facilities, as the new chairman and commissioners take up their posts and review the regulator’s processes.

    • 14 Jul 2014
  • Hedge funds tap straddles on European credit indices

    Hedge funds have been selling straddles on European credit indices this week. The straddles were at-the-money or slightly out-of-the-money, with September and December expiries attracting the most flow.

    • 09 Jul 2014
  • UBS develops delta-hedged strategic index

    UBS has launched a new delta hedged short volatility strategic index that seeks to replicate a series of short S&P 500 options, allowing investors to earn implied vs realized volatility via one total return swap.

    • 07 Jul 2014

Latest Derivatives News

  • UK fx volumes up as turnover declines in US

    The average daily volume total for over-the-counter fx instruments in the US was down by 0.6% in April versus October 2013, however, volumes in the UK were up 7% for the same period.

    • 28 Jul 2014
  • Exchange, broker-dealer connection rule needs relaxation: SIFMA

    Broker-dealers should not have to connect to all trading venues and policy makers should take steps to limit this number in a bid to reduce costs.

    • 28 Jul 2014
  • Foreign entities caught under Australian trade reporting proposals

    Some foreign subsidiaries of Australian deposit-taking institutions and financial services licensees will be required to report OTC derivatives transactions when Australia’s trade reporting goes live, according to an update from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.

    • 28 Jul 2014
  • MS macro derivs bigwig set to retire

    Ned Stiker, head of global macro derivatives product marketing for the Americas, at Morgan Stanley in New York, is set to retire after 16 years at the firm.

    • 28 Jul 2014
  • Lloyds fined £218 million by FCA, CFTC and DoJ

    Lloyds Banking Group has announced that it will pay a total of £218 million to US and US authorities to settle fines relating to the manipulation of the group's submissions for the London Interbank Offered Rate and the Sterling Repo Rate.

    • 28 Jul 2014
  • Canadian dealers turn to Europe as SEF rules bite

    Volume of €-denominated interest rate swaps between European and Canadian dealers has steadily increased since August 2013, while US dealer volume with Canadian dealers has trended lower, according to data from the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.

    • 28 Jul 2014
  • Global OTC derivs continue to fragment post-SEF mandate, ISDA says

    Over-the-counter derivatives markets have continued to fragment since the start of the swap execution facility regime in the US on October 2, 2013, which prompted a sharp increase in the volume of euro IRS between European dealers.

    • 28 Jul 2014

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 28 Jul 2014
1 JPMorgan 211,014.28 786 8.00%
2 Barclays 198,779.14 670 7.54%
3 Deutsche Bank 190,910.54 750 7.24%
4 Citi 184,833.75 681 7.01%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 172,658.98 609 6.55%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 Jul 2014
1 BNP Paribas 30,619.52 128 7.74%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 22,088.50 82 5.58%
3 HSBC 19,705.60 104 4.98%
4 UniCredit 19,229.33 92 4.86%
5 Commerzbank Group 18,774.69 107 4.75%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 Jul 2014
1 JPMorgan 19,623.08 89 9.25%
2 Goldman Sachs 19,369.43 59 9.13%
3 Deutsche Bank 18,401.12 61 8.68%
4 UBS 16,522.25 60 7.79%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 16,020.48 53 7.55%