Tales from the gutter

There can be no more graphic depiction of the plight in which the stockbroking industry now finds itself than the email below which was sent to me last week. The sender is an erstwhile high-flyer whose career in The City was derailed, and as a consequence he found himself out of the market for a long time, unable to reinvent himself and get back in.

  • By Toby Fildes
  • 18 Oct 2013

There is a tide in the affairs of men. Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries.

I’ve surfed my share of faecal tides but with a combination of doggedness and the forbearance ...

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 260,621.66 1168 8.50%
2 Citi 237,013.77 993 7.73%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 202,064.03 831 6.59%
4 Barclays 188,016.56 770 6.13%
5 Goldman Sachs 146,834.39 610 4.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 31,872.91 136 7.74%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 27,567.28 117 6.69%
3 JPMorgan 23,570.89 63 5.72%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,072.58 63 5.60%
5 UniCredit 20,250.58 112 4.91%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,332.08 50 10.24%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,744.92 38 9.52%
3 Goldman Sachs 7,137.68 38 8.77%
4 Citi 5,856.44 44 7.20%
5 UBS 4,823.67 25 5.93%