Loose Change

March Madness is being felt across the market as traders called brokers for score updates and desks erupted into cheers as their respective teams pulled out a win, or choked.

  • 17 Mar 2006
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March Madness is being felt across the market as traders called brokers for score updates and desks erupted into cheers as their respective teams pulled out a win, or choked. For those without TVs, the ESPN Web site offered no solace as it was so clogged during the first day of tournament play some couldn't even open the browser to check scores. Experts have estimated that U.S. companies may loose between $900 million to almost $4 billion in wages and productivity during the tournament.

  • 17 Mar 2006

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 414,341.60 1584 9.03%
2 JPMorgan 377,311.36 1724 8.23%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 358,416.32 1295 7.81%
4 Goldman Sachs 266,063.47 914 5.80%
5 Barclays 264,598.20 1056 5.77%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 44,979.63 190 6.68%
2 Deutsche Bank 37,125.85 136 5.51%
3 BNP Paribas 36,403.69 206 5.41%
4 JPMorgan 33,752.71 110 5.01%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 32,865.23 106 4.88%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.72%
2 Morgan Stanley 18,608.72 99 7.25%
3 Citi 17,768.49 110 6.92%
4 UBS 17,372.80 70 6.76%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,228.66 97 6.71%