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 %
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1 Citi 238,370.95 916 8.14%
2 JPMorgan 221,587.27 991 7.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 214,543.42 717 7.33%
4 Barclays 184,024.85 666 6.29%
5 HSBC 157,697.44 732 5.39%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 32,467.80 60 6.57%
2 BNP Paribas 32,284.10 130 6.53%
3 UniCredit 26,726.88 122 5.41%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 26,569.73 97 5.38%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 23,807.36 111 4.82%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 10,167.68 46 8.82%
2 JPMorgan 9,894.90 42 8.58%
3 Citi 8,202.25 45 7.11%
4 UBS 6,098.17 23 5.29%
5 Credit Suisse 5,236.02 28 4.54%