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  • Linklaters hires derivatives lawyer from Mayer Brown

    A partner at Mayer Brown in New York has moved to Linklaters, which is pushing to expand its US capital markets business.

    • 03:00 PM
  • Lead MEP proposes new CCP resolution fund

    Jakob von Weizsäcker, the Parliament's co-rapporteur for draft central counterparty clearing house (CCP) resolution regulation, said on Monday that he will table an amendment to create a new resolution fund for the entities.

    • 11:00 AM
  • Tradeweb hosts first swaption trade

    Electronic trading provider Tradeweb has kicked off electronic swaptions trading in earnest after Garda Capital Partners investment firm executed a transaction in the product.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • Senior executive leaves NEX

    The CEO of NEX Optimisation has handed in her resignation from the firm after just over two years in the job.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • BoE confirms SONIA takeover in April 2018

    The Bank of England will take over the “end-to-end” administration of the Sterling Over Night Index Average (SONIA) benchmark and implement key reforms on April 23, 2018, the central bank confirmed on Monday.

    • 16 Oct 2017
  • US and EU authorities surge forward on derivatives harmonisation

    European and US derivatives regulators have struck common ground in their approach to electronic trading and agreed equivalence in their oversight of the OTC market, a move that will reduce margin requirements for cross-border market participants.

    • 13 Oct 2017
  • Deutsche hires big trader for bigger interest rates

    Deutsche Bank has hired a big hitter from Goldman betting on the return of volatility to credit trading.

    • 13 Oct 2017
  • Giancarlo postpones de minimis decision

    Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Christopher Giancarlo on Wednesday announced his intention to postpone a decision on the derivatives threshold that forces firms to register as swap dealers.

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • Giancarlo to postpone swap dealer threshold

    The chair of the commodity futures trading Commission, Christopher Giancarlo, on Wednesday announced

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • Giancarlo to EU: 'US is rulemaker, not ruletaker'

    The chairman of the United States' primary derivatives regulator, Christopher Giancarlo, on Wednesday delivered a stinging rebuke of unilateral rulemaking by the European Union on foreign clearing house supervision, saying that as a “sovereign nation”, the “United States is a rule maker” and not a “ruletaker”.

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • IFC deepens WB ties, preps new financing tools

    The World Bank’s private sector arm is close to executing its first frontier currency hedge as it refocuses on its development mandate, its CEO says.

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • ISDA shrinks down Venezuela CDS reach

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) on Wednesday published a protocol that limits the scope of legacy credit default swaps referencing Venezuelan debt to obligations not restricted by recent US sanctions on the country.

    • 11 Oct 2017
  • CFTC fines prop trading firm for spoofing

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has fined a Dubai based proprietary trading firm after finding one of its traders had spoofed the CME copper futures market.

    • 11 Oct 2017
  • MEPs approve CCP relocation power

    Europe needs to upgrade its supervisory regime for clearing houses, the economic and monetary affairs committee of the European Parliament heard this week as it debated a European Commission proposal to relocate powers.

    • 10 Oct 2017
  • ISDA DCs should be more transparent, says IOSCO survey

    An association of global regulators on Tuesday revealed the results of a survey on the workings of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) determinations committees (DCs), in which market participants demanded more transparency and buy-side participation.

    • 10 Oct 2017
  • ESMA gives Indian CCPs equivalence

    ESMA has published an updated list of third country central counterparties that can offer their services in the European Union, with three Indian institutions joining the list.

    • 10 Oct 2017
  • ESMA: get your LEIs in order or else

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) threw its weight behind Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs) on Monday, urging investment firm clients and other market participants to get a code by January 3.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • Eurex makes play for euro rates clearing biz

    Deutsche Börse-owned Eurex Clearing announced a new partnership programme, which was six months in the making, this week that will offer its clearing members revenue share and governance rights.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • ICE backs away from ISDA DC position

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) on Friday revealed that Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) benchmarking arm was “unable to reach agreement” with its credit determinations committee members over becoming their new secretary.

    • 09 Oct 2017
  • BCBS eases up on derivs funding ratio

    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), which is working to improve the stability of financial markets after the 2008 crisis, on Friday announced it would soften its terms on banks' derivatives liabilities.

    • 06 Oct 2017
  • CME expands into Asia-Pacific

    The CME Group has opened an office in Sydney, its seventh in the Asia-Pacific region where it has been increasing business and launching new regional products.

    • 06 Oct 2017
  • CFTC's Quintenz kills off maligned HFT regulation

    Commissioner Brian Quintenz of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission gave the high frequency trading industry a boost this week in a speech that confirmed the end of a regulatory bugbear for algo traders.

    • 06 Oct 2017
  • Quintenz sends signal to HFT and cryptocurrency players

    Commissioner Brian Quintenz of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission gave the high frequency trading industry a boost this week in a speech that also asked questions of the burgeoning cryptocurrency markets.

    • 05 Oct 2017
  • Low volatility pulls on equity index trading

    Equity index derivative volumes were lower in September on many exchanges as a result of low volatility. But even so, overall trading volumes rose.

    • 05 Oct 2017
  • CFTC: crypto regulation needs clarity

    The burgeoning cryptocurrency market is facing new questions as a Commissioner at the US derivatives regulator asked what “actual delivery” of a digital currency meant, in the context of derivatives rules.

    • 05 Oct 2017

More Derivatives

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 352,540.12 1323 9.09%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 315,574.44 1093 8.13%
3 JPMorgan 314,826.88 1433 8.11%
4 Goldman Sachs 234,193.07 776 6.04%
5 Barclays 226,473.92 879 5.84%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 34,312.86 161 6.59%
2 Deutsche Bank 34,194.98 116 6.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 31,113.25 94 5.98%
4 BNP Paribas 27,479.75 167 5.28%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 23,982.83 136 4.61%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 19,536.02 78 8.91%
2 Morgan Stanley 16,323.54 83 7.44%
3 Citi 15,667.80 92 7.14%
4 UBS 15,208.47 58 6.94%
5 Goldman Sachs 13,487.36 72 6.15%