Latest regulation & clearing news

  • ESMA eases to more supervision of Indian CCPs

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on Thursday announced a new cooperation agreement with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), that will secure it information on the ongoing compliance of Indian central counterparties (CCPs) with European Union regulation.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Giancarlo appoints new CFTC innovation head

    Acting chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Christopher Giancarlo on Monday appointed Daniel Gorfine to serve as director of LabCFTC and as chief innovation officer of the regulatory authority.

    • 11 Jul 2017
  • ESMA welcomes EC proposal on euro clearing

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on Monday reacted positively to last month’s European Commission proposal on third country central counterparties (CCPs), which offered the regulatory body more powers to supervise foreign clearing houses.

    • 10 Jul 2017
  • Midclear builds up CCP plumbing with GMEX platform

    Midclear, the custodian and clearing centre of financial instruments for Lebanon and the Middle East, has selected GMEX Technologies to provide the core system for Lebanon's first derivatives central counterparty (CCP).

    • 06 Jul 2017
  • Droit signs up five for MiFID II platform

    Droit Financial Technologies has signed up five banks to Adept — its Market in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) trade compliance platform.

    • 05 Jul 2017
  • BCBS reports on Basel III progress, warns G20 on CCP rules

    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision commended international efforts to build “larger” and “better quality” capital and liquidity buffers on Tuesday. But it warned G20 countries that regulatory adoption of rules on the measurement of counterparty credit risk and capital requirements for clearing house exposure has been delayed.

    • 04 Jul 2017
  • FSB praises market progress on OTC derivatives regulation

    The Financial Stability Board (FSB) praised international efforts to reduce systemic risk and improve transparency of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets on Thursday, while slamming the “opaque web” of exposures that existed before the reforms.

    • 29 Jun 2017
  • HK delta one warrants dodge reporting rule

    Hong Kong regulators on Tuesday decided that delta one warrants will not be classified as over-the-counter derivatives products, mirroring the actions of European Union authorities.

    • 27 Jun 2017
  • Financial regulation shows the benefits of globalisation

    Mark Carney’s Mansion House speech last week was a reminder of the progress global regulators have made in the wake of the 2008 crisis, and the dangers of throwing that away.

    • 27 Jun 2017
  • ECB makes bid for clearing powers

    The European Central Bank on Friday submitted a recommendation to allow it to regulate “clearing and payment systems”, both within the European Union and in other countries.

    • 23 Jun 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 Citi 244,235.70 910 8.87%
2 JPMorgan 223,767.95 1021 8.13%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 211,276.97 750 7.68%
4 Barclays 166,062.82 634 6.03%
5 Goldman Sachs 162,877.27 537 5.92%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 25,385.87 103 7.10%
2 Deutsche Bank 25,125.19 81 7.03%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,023.57 59 6.16%
4 BNP Paribas 18,766.65 109 5.25%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 18,157.63 105 5.08%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jul 2017
1 JPMorgan 12,578.87 55 8.17%
2 Citi 11,338.07 71 7.36%
3 UBS 10,682.06 44 6.93%
4 Goldman Sachs 10,419.53 53 6.76%
5 Morgan Stanley 10,194.88 57 6.62%