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

  • Credit options flows mixed amid low vol

    Credit options flows have diverged in recent days as investors become divided on strategies amid heightened market liquidity, suggesting geopolitical tensions in Gaza and Ukraine have had little impact on investors' risk appetite.

    • 22 Jul 2014
  • O’Malia resigns from CFTC

    Scott O’Malia, Republican commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission in Washington DC, has resigned after four and half years, effective August 8.

    • 22 Jul 2014
  • Saxo Bank hires equity products head

    Saxo Bank has appointed Alessandro Bressan, the former global head of dbIntegrate sales at Deutsche Bank in London, as global head of equity products, also in London.

    • 22 Jul 2014
  • JPX futures launch should erode swap access premium

    The launch of Japan Nikkei 400 index (JPX) futures in November will likely lead to a reduction in the premium of delta one swap access to the underlying, subsequently driving further flow from investors.

    • 22 Jul 2014
  • IFRS 13 – Accounting for CVA & DVA

    IFRS 13 “Fair Value Measurement” became effective 1st of January 2013. The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) issued IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) 13 in May 2011 to improve the consistency of fair value measurements. IFRS 13 establishes a single source of guidance for fair value measurements for all financial instruments. It clarifies the definition of fair value in general as an exit price and enhances disclosures about all fair value measurements.

    • 22 Jul 2014
  • Total Derivatives: short-end CNY offered on profit taking

    Short CNY swaps have been well offered this week. Domestic players have been taking profits on shorts after the recent rise in rates, but Nomura has warned against betting on a continued downward correction, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.

    • 22 Jul 2014
  • US VIX ETFs on the rise

    The number of shares outstanding in volatility exchange-traded funds, or ETFs that track the CBOE VIX, over the last three months has increased 22%

    • 21 Jul 2014

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jul 2014
1 JPMorgan 206,119.24 768 7.99%
2 Barclays 197,009.75 660 7.64%
3 Deutsche Bank 185,589.88 731 7.20%
4 Citi 180,289.40 670 6.99%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 168,848.11 598 6.55%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
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
  • Today
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%