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  • CFTC goes complex on swap rules

    US banks face tighter but potentially confusing restrictions on booking swaps business overseas, say lawyers, after the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) adopted a rule that applies multi-faceted criteria to applying cross-border margining requirements on uncleared swaps.

    • 25 May 2016

  • Brazil options shrug as key minister resigns

    Derivatives traders this week took the resignation of Brazilian planning minister Romero Juca in their stride, leaving key measures of risk largely unchanged.

    • 25 May 2016
  • ICE appoints chief technology officer after two year wait

    Intercontinental Exchange has promoted a long-serving senior official at the firm to chief technology officer.

    • 25 May 2016
  • CCP resolution faces big challenges, warns report

    Replenishing the default fund of a failed central counterparty (CCP) and addressing single point of entry at its holding company are some of the biggest challenges regulators face in developing a resolution framework for systemically important CCPs, according to a report by the Clearing House and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.

    • 24 May 2016
  • EBS bolsters FX suite for corp treasurers

    EBS BrokerTec, ICAP’s electronic foreign exchange and fixed income business, has added FX spot, forwards and swaps to its EBS Treasury platform as it completes the rebranding of the product from its previous name, MyTreasury.

    • 24 May 2016
  • Option traders yawn as Abe warns of crisis

    Equity and currency derivatives markets were ill-prepared for any major policy changes coming out of the G7 meeting this week, with prices reflecting low expectations of volatility. But even as the first day's session on Thursday passed without shocks, there was a growing sense that Friday could bring a bigger showdown.

    • 24 May 2016
  • Smoking is less cool after Axa snub

    Axa’s decision to quit tobacco investments is a watershed moment for ethical investment and its influence will be felt in capital markets — although others may be slow to kick the habit.

    • 24 May 2016
  • Paper over: Norske CDS auction to proceed

    An auction to settle Norske Skog credit default swaps will take place in June, after ISDA’s determinations ommittee agreed to an initial list of deliverables for the restructuring credit event — despite not having been able to gain access to a crucial document governing the terms of the firm’s guaranteed bonds.

    • 23 May 2016
  • Stoxx eyes derivs on equity/bond indices

    Stoxx has created a series of indices that combine equity and fixed income and are intended to serve as an underlying for exchange traded funds and derivatives.

    • 24 May 2016

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  • Regulators' next big question: who knows what?

    Transparency has been among the top priorities of regulators and policy makers in the post-crisis era, but they don’t seem to understand what kind of information is important or when it becomes so.

    • 24 Nov 2015

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 30 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 168,700.82 659 8.51%
2 Citi 149,928.97 517 7.56%
3 Barclays 147,180.02 444 7.42%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 143,863.30 474 7.25%
5 HSBC 127,697.03 483 6.44%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 13,139.45 53 7.44%
2 HSBC 10,652.65 43 6.03%
3 Barclays 10,474.57 11 5.93%
4 Morgan Stanley 9,604.70 6 5.44%
5 Citi 9,361.42 29 5.30%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 May 2016
1 Goldman Sachs 5,755.03 35 9.07%
2 JPMorgan 5,540.75 33 8.73%
3 Citi 4,580.99 26 7.22%
4 UBS 4,345.11 20 6.85%
5 Morgan Stanley 4,152.81 20 6.55%