Turkish central bank weakens monetary stance, despite dwindling reserves, soft lira

Turkey’s central bank on Thursday kept its policy rate at 24% and removed a commitment to tighten monetary conditions further if needed. The announcement disappointed investors, and is expected to intensify the sell-off in the lira.

  • By Lewis McLellan
  • 25 Apr 2019
The news caused the currency to fall back to levels not seen since October, when the effects of the country’s emergency 625bp September rate rise were just beginning to be felt. At the time of writing, on Thursday afternoon, the currency was trading at TL5.95 to the dollar, ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 22,359.08 123 7.61%
2 JPMorgan 21,917.68 109 7.46%
3 HSBC 21,403.26 169 7.29%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 17,273.41 119 5.88%
5 Deutsche Bank 12,010.87 66 4.09%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 4,325.33 16 11.99%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,224.27 16 11.71%
3 JPMorgan 3,818.54 15 10.59%
4 Morgan Stanley 2,844.36 8 7.89%
5 Santander 2,639.35 13 7.32%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 12,528.53 43 12.52%
2 Citi 10,614.23 37 10.61%
3 Standard Chartered Bank 9,665.29 37 9.66%
4 HSBC 6,899.03 31 6.90%
5 Deutsche Bank 5,013.13 10 5.01%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 857.45 5 12.87%
2 MUFG 848.66 4 12.74%
3 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China - ICBC 742.79 3 11.15%
4 JPMorgan 369.88 4 5.55%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 293.72 4 4.41%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Standard Chartered Bank 1,783.30 14 17.16%
2 HSBC 1,191.32 13 11.46%
3 JPMorgan 1,015.66 11 9.77%
4 Citi 941.15 11 9.06%
5 Barclays 802.96 10 7.73%