• LEADING VIEW: Amando M. Tetangco, Jr.

    Anchoring the Philippine economy amid rough seas

    • 15 Jun 2017
  • FINAL WORD: Liviu Voinea

    Romania determined to maintain economic stability

    • 10 May 2017
  • FINAL WORD: Jean Pierre Mustier

    CEE: maturing economies need mature policies

    • 09 May 2017
  • Building a new platform for co-operation between China and CEE

    In a Q&A with GlobalMarkets, Jiang Jianqing, head of the Sino-CEEF Holding Company and chairman of ICBC, sets out the institution’s aims, its likely investors, and its potential relationship with the EBRD.

    • 08 May 2017
  • Investors still guessing after tight Turkey referendum

    Turkey’s story is an unstable one. Though the referendum was supposed to signal clearly its direction of travel, it is too early to tell what Turkey’s identity will be — whether open to business and a secular progressive society, or one which turns its back on Europe, on open society and on making the big changes Turkey needs to realise its full growth potential

    • 08 May 2017
  • CEE pings loudly on China’s economic radar

    Chinese cash may never quite come to dominate the CEE region. But it is here to stay

    • 08 May 2017
  • Rebalancing act: Cyprus aims higher with economic diversity

    Knowledge-based franchises such as accountancy, law and financial services are all sectors that are helping Cyprus to rebalance its economy towards high value-added drivers of growth

    • 08 May 2017
  • Global DCM teams hunt for gold among CEE corporates

    Five years ago, banks had every reason to pile into the booming primary bond market for central and eastern European (CEE) corporate issuers. But then volumes bombed as market conditions changed and sanctions were imposed on Russia — the country that provided the lion’s share of supply. Yet still banks compete in what appears to be a dwindling new issue market dominated by just two global firms. Why do they bother and how?

    • 08 May 2017
  • Cyprus out to prove recovery has momentum

    Cyprus’s impressive economic recovery after the financial crisis is down to a mixture of luck and judgement. But with NPLs remaining extremely high, keeping the turnaround going will be tough.

    • 08 May 2017
  • Greening the CEE economy: do those who would benefit see the point?

    Central and eastern Europe is inefficient at using energy and has not done much to clean its power system. Both areas offer huge wins for countries and companies that invest wisely in greener technology. But policy is central. Badly structured incentives can lead to backlashes. More seriously still, too many powerful people in CEE, for good reasons and bad, think green development is not a priority.

    • 08 May 2017
  • Trump’s bellicosity fires up Latin America's love-in with China

    For those who believe in symbolism, China’s reaction to last year’s US presidential election could not have been more auspicious. Within days of Donald Trump’s surprise victory on November 8, Xi Jinping was on a flight to Latin America.

    • 03 May 2017
  • Building on relationships: AIIB’s mission to help solve global ills

    The president and chairman of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Jin Liqun tells GlobalMarkets he is eager to learn lessons from others as well as to pass on the lessons of China’s own economic development

    • 03 May 2017
  • Bearing the load: finding the $23tr to fill Asia's infrastructure gap

    The ADB has just doubled its estimate of the money needed for infrastructure investment from $750m a year to $1.5bn. But as ministers meet in Yokohama it is unclear where the cash will come from — and on what terms

    • 03 May 2017
  • Myanmar’s macroeconomic outlook

    Myanmar, which has a population of 51 million people, is located at the tri-junction of South Asia, South-East Asia and East Asia. It shares borders with the world’s second biggest economic power, China, and the fastest growing regional economies, India and Thailand. Myanmar’s extensive coastline stretches 1,739 miles (2,800 km) and its access to the sea gives it the potential to become a vital trading hub between South Asia, East Asia and Southeast Asia.

    • 03 May 2017
  • FINAL WORD: Juan Jose Echavarria

    BRC: Colombia will build on peace dividend

    • 31 Mar 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%