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  • Euroblog: the triumph of the in-laws

    VTB Capital has changed the date of its Russia Calling! conference, highlighting “mounting pressure from clients’ in-laws” as the reason for moving the event so that it doesn't clash with Thanksgiving in the US.

    • 19 Jun 2019
  • Euroblog: thanks for nothing, VTB Capital

    If the date of one major capital markets event in Russia is anything to go by, the locals have given up on attracting US investors all together.

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Will the real Deutsche Bank please stand up?

    Deutsche Bank gave a scare to some investors in its additional tier one bonds last week when it disclosed it expects to lose net €6.2bn, but Blog was very concerned when we took a look at the FCA’s Financial Services Register last week.

    • 12 Oct 2015
  • Covered bonds get colourful in Barca

    The covered bond market never looked so alive as it did on the beaches of Barcelona last week.

    • 14 Sep 2015
  • Fade to Blonde

    Blog made a useful discovery this week — getting stuck on a long car journey with one bank’s SSA team would be a terrible idea.

    • 03 Aug 2015
  • UBS is 'Back in Black'

    The Swiss bank was mandated for a French RMBS for Crédit Foncier de France – perhaps a surprising move for some who thought the bank was fully out of the securitization business.

    • 27 Jul 2015
  • Grog: What will hopefully be the last portmanteau pun on Greece for a long time

    "Grexit", "Greferendum" — the slamming together of "Greece" and other semi-appropriates words has been the only consistent part of the debt talks between Greece and its creditors.

    • 13 Jul 2015
  • GC Blog: Supras get catty in Greece crisis

    Never let it be said that such a serious organisation as the European Stability Mechanism would take an opportunity to include some cheeky subtext in one of its press releases, but Blog couldn’t help but feel that was exactly what it was doing as the clock ticked down to the make-or-break Greek referendum on Sunday.

    • 06 Jul 2015
  • Sometimes, you just have to ask…

    It’s been a tough year in CEEMEA bonds, with volumes drooping lower than Putin’s man boobs.

    • 29 Jun 2015
  • Secs on the beach: the Global ABS 2015 debrief

    Catalunya is famed for being the most independently-minded of Spain’s regions, but separatism was the last thing on the minds of Global ABS delegates this year. Securitization is becoming part of Europe once again, and GlobalCapital — reporting from our very own Special Purpose Vehicle — has all the gossip from the conference’s most positive outing in recent memory.

    • 18 Jun 2015

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 256,148.23 1150 8.47%
2 Citi 233,269.04 972 7.71%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 199,858.12 820 6.61%
4 Barclays 184,544.19 754 6.10%
5 Goldman Sachs 144,972.37 604 4.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 31,283.69 132 7.81%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 27,347.56 115 6.83%
3 JPMorgan 23,350.32 62 5.83%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,698.09 61 5.67%
5 UniCredit 19,891.92 110 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,160.55 49 10.10%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,744.92 38 9.59%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,966.15 37 8.62%
4 Citi 5,856.44 44 7.25%
5 UBS 4,820.17 25 5.97%