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  • EU starts work on new short term benchmark rate

    European authorities have announced the start of work to identify a risk-free overnight rate, to be provided by the European Central Bank by 2020.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • ICE delays its LBMA silver price benchmark launch

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) will take over the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) silver price benchmark on October 2, it said on Thursday, pushing back by one week the start date it had promised earlier in September.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • CME links FX futures with OTC positions

    CME Group has announced the launch of a new product suite, CME FX link, that enables positions in the OTC FX market to be switched, by a single trade, into an FX future on the CME exchange.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Societe Generale appoints head of global markets for Spain and Portugal

    Societe Generale has hired Francisco Sottomayor as its head of global markets for Spain and Portugal.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Regulators warn firms to show effort for MiFID mercy

    The MiFID II deadline stands. Firms who don't prepare to meet it won’t receive any grace or favour, the FCA has said. But the tough deadline of January 3, and continued lack of regulatory clarity, means firms that show they've done all they can should escape the worst effects.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • CFTC recruits Dodd-Frank expert

    Matthew Kulkin has joined the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a director of the swap dealer and intermediary oversight division (DSIO).

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Leverj aims for decentralised platform for crypto derivatives

    Leverj, a planned decentralised platform for cryptocurrency derivative trading, will not only offer the ability to trade cryptocurrency leveraged products but also to use the blockchain to trade other index and stock futures.

    • 20 Sep 2017
  • Markit reflects bank bond evolution with new CDS index roll

    IHS Markit issued series 28 of the iTraxx Europe indices on Wednesday, including UK and Swiss banks at the holding company level for the first time.

    • 20 Sep 2017
  • CFTC's Quintenz says DLT will cause "sea change"

    Distributed ledger technology “is on the verge of creating a sea change in contract design, reporting and settlement”, Brian Quintenz, a member of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, said this week, as he was named sponsor of its Technology Advisory Committee (TAC).

    • 19 Sep 2017

Latest awards

  • GlobalCapital Global Derivatives Awards 2017: the nominees

    GlobalCapital is pleased to announce the nominees for its Global Derivatives Awards 2017. The shortlist has been built from market soundings and research. Winners will be unveiled at a gala dinner at One Whitehall Place in London on September 20. Nominees are now invited to pitch for each award over the coming weeks. A GlobalCapital editorial panel will decide the winners. These awards honour the companies, platforms, services and products that have grown, innovated and strengthened the global derivatives market during the last 12 months. Each category will be decided by considering innovative products and services, commitments to new markets, improvements in efficiency, liquidity and market stability, as well as client guidance.

    • 13 Jul 2017

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 317,691.74 1201 8.90%
2 JPMorgan 291,227.96 1326 8.16%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 285,088.11 991 7.99%
4 Goldman Sachs 217,749.25 714 6.10%
5 Barclays 209,291.80 811 5.87%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 32,320.82 147 6.67%
2 Deutsche Bank 32,259.50 104 6.66%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 28,890.43 85 5.96%
4 BNP Paribas 25,663.29 144 5.30%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 22,617.86 130 4.67%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 18,160.85 71 9.15%
2 Morgan Stanley 15,215.44 76 7.67%
3 UBS 14,195.29 55 7.15%
4 Citi 14,014.57 86 7.06%
5 Goldman Sachs 12,113.98 67 6.10%