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  • Rosenthal Collins promotes from within

    Rosenthal Collins, the US futures broker and clearing company, has promoted Robert Turner to be its new chief operating officer and Patrick Carey to be in control of a new function, strategic implementation.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Euronext to launch two new indices with Morningstar

    Euronext this week agreed a strategic partnership with Morningstar that will bring new indices and derivatives contracts to the pan-European exchange within two weeks.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • Commission grants reprieve to EU OTC derivatives traders

    The European Commission has signed off on a piece of legislation that, if unopposed by the European Parliament and Council, could extend clearing compliance deadlines for smaller over the counter derivatives traders.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • ESMA publishes CSDR guidelines

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published final reports on two guidelines regarding the implementation of central securities depository regulation.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • LCH nabs first buy-side client for CDSClear

    LCH, the London based global clearing house, has signed up Amundi as the first buy-side client for its CDS clearing operation.

    • 22 Mar 2017
  • HKEX primes client clearing subsidiary

    Hong Kong Exchanges (HKEX) has received sign off to release a client clearing service through OTC Clearing Hong Kong Limited. The service will provide clearing and settlements services for OTC derivatives.

    • 21 Mar 2017
  • European Commission launches regulator consultation

    The European Commission on Tuesday launched a public consultation on the operation and governance structure of European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs).

    • 21 Mar 2017
  • HKEX launches first currency options

    The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) launched USDCNH options on March 20, the first currency options to trade on the exchange. Together with HKEX’s USDCNH futures contract, the new product will give investors an alternative in managing renminbi exposure.

    • 21 Mar 2017
  • ESMA establishes understandings for CCPs

    The European Securities and Markets Authority has established memoranda of understanding under European markets infrastructure regulation with seven non-EU regulators.

    • 20 Mar 2017
  • Euronext to launch two new indices with Morningstar

    Euronext today agreed to a strategic partnership with Morningstar which will bring new indices and derivatives contracts to the pan-European exchange within two weeks.

    • 20 Mar 2017
  • FTSE Russell hires new derivative licences head

    FTSE Russell, the global index and data company, has hired Sean Smith as managing director of derivatives licences.

    • 17 Mar 2017
  • Swiss and German power futures start trading on EEX

    Trading has started this week on the European Energy Exchange (EEX) in Swiss day and weekend futures contracts and German intraday floor futures contracts.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • HKEX to introduce three new stock options

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd (HKEX) is to introduce options on AAC Technologies, Geely Automotive and Link Reit.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • Middle of March brings rallies and roll-over

    Its mid-March, spring is upon on us and the credit markets are rallying. A rate hike by the US Federal Reserve was greeted positively by the market thanks to a dovish tone struck by Janet Yellen and her colleagues.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • US readies for war on regulation with new CFTC boss

    US President Donald Trump’s administration this week showed it was ready to release its hounds on the post-crisis global regulatory ecosystem, as its nominee to run the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) bared his teeth at “excessive regulation”, showing that all the talk of tearing up the rules may soon turn towards action. Costas Mourselas reports.

    • 16 Mar 2017
  • New CFTC chairman promises 'tighter ship'

    Acting chairman of the CFTC, J Christopher Giancarlo, whom the White House has said will be nominated to takeover the post full time, promised to “run a tighter ship” during a speech on Wednesday in Boca Raton, Florida.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • New DTCC-Euroclear collateral service launched

    A new service that will allow US assets to be used as collateral in European OTC derivatives transactions has been launched by Global Collateral, a joint venture of the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) and Euroclear.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • CME to be new administrator for swaps

    The CME Group will serve as the new administrator for SIFMA Asset Management Group's market agreed coupon swap contract, a previously self-administered structure.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • CFTC extends comment period for proposed capital rules

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has extended the comment period on its proposed rules on capital requirements applicable to swap dealers and major swap participants by 60 days.

    • 14 Mar 2017
  • Citi hires BNP Paribas’s Iberian markets head

    Former regional head of BNP Paribas’ global markets in the Iberia region, Joe Lovrics, has joined Citi as head of its Spain and Portugal markets franchises.

    • 14 Mar 2017
  • Foreign institutional investors enter China FX hedging market

    A foreign institutional investor completed its first hedging transaction in the onshore FX derivatives market on March 13, following the liberalisation by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange introduced at end of February.

    • 14 Mar 2017
  • Eurex total return futures start US trading

    Total return futures on the Euro Stoxx 50 can be traded from the US as of Monday, following approval from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

    • 13 Mar 2017
  • CloudMargin reaches agreement with Nasdaq Clearing

    CloudMargin, the web-based margin and collateral management platform, has reached an agreement with Nasdaq Clearing, the clearing subsidiary of Nasdaq.

    • 13 Mar 2017
  • FSB calls for feedback on UTI governance plans

    The Financial Stability Board on Monday issued a consultation document that sets out proposals for the governance arrangements of a unique code for OTC derivatives transactions.

    • 13 Mar 2017
  • Central clearing in the repo market could increase risks

    The US Office of Financial Research (OFR) has said central clearing in the repurchase agreement (repo) market will drive up risks to the central clearing counterparties (CCPs) involved even though there will be benefits to dealers and their clients.

    • 13 Mar 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 94,925.33 384 8.39%
2 Citi 87,531.58 331 7.74%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 84,341.49 288 7.46%
4 Barclays 75,288.19 241 6.66%
5 Goldman Sachs 68,504.71 208 6.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,650.87 23 11.13%
2 Deutsche Bank 8,169.49 17 8.53%
3 HSBC 6,243.46 23 6.52%
4 Citi 4,355.35 13 4.55%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,273.37 17 4.46%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 5,440.56 17 10.74%
2 Deutsche Bank 4,468.97 23 8.82%
3 UBS 3,742.72 17 7.39%
4 Citi 3,393.89 23 6.70%
5 Goldman Sachs 3,360.93 18 6.63%