Merrill Head Retires, Another Joins BarCap

Merrill Lynch has lost two heads of equity derivatives desks in the last few weeks.

  • 22 Feb 2004
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Merrill Lynch has lost two heads of equity derivatives desks in the last few weeks. Olivier Deloire, head of EMEA equity-linked trading in London, retired and Agnes Lerouge, head of retail structured marketing, quit to join Barclays Capital. Lerouge reported to Joachim Willnow, head of the EMEA structured solutions group. Deloire reported to Simon Brookhouse, head of the global equity-linked group.

Market officials said Lerouge will report to Giles Rothwell, global head of investor solution sales in London. Rothwell and Kerry Goodwin, spokeswoman at BarCap in London, declined comment. Richard Creswell, spokesman at Merrill Lynch, confirmed Deloire's retirement, but declined comment on Lerouge.

  • 22 Feb 2004

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 300,081.56 1165 8.07%
2 JPMorgan 293,494.39 1273 7.90%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 274,298.19 930 7.38%
4 Barclays 227,181.22 846 6.11%
5 Goldman Sachs 201,953.92 668 5.43%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 42,985.58 172 7.09%
2 JPMorgan 38,694.99 77 6.39%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 32,828.90 156 5.42%
4 UniCredit 32,244.17 143 5.32%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31,187.44 119 5.15%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 12,829.62 54 9.00%
2 Goldman Sachs 12,047.80 58 8.45%
3 Citi 9,451.48 53 6.63%
4 Morgan Stanley 8,043.15 48 5.64%
5 UBS 7,829.15 30 5.49%