Primary market platform moves into new FX and adds Europe boss

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By Ralph Sinclair
19 Apr 2021

DirectBooks, a platform for primary bond issuance initiated by a group of banks, has added the ability to handle euro and sterling deal announcements as well as a new senior member of staff to run its European business.

The platform got up and running at the end of last year in the dollar investment grade market. It communicates deal announcements and pricing information to investors, while processing their indications of interest and allocations. It also distributes deal documentation.

DirectBooks will remain in the investment grade market ...

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