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  • A great week but caution needed

    Public sector borrowers have enjoyed the finest of weeks, printing across the euro and dollar curves, finding size in sterling and Australian dollars and enjoying reopened Canadian and New Zealand dollar markets.

    • 11 Jan 2018
  • Kodak developing crypto-funding with banks out of shot

    Cryptocurrencies overtook venture capital as the dominant form of fundraising for start-ups in 2017. Now, a grown-up, publicly listed company is getting in on the action. Investment banks would do well to take notice.

    • 11 Jan 2018
  • Fee-ble excuses

    Among the many miseries perpetrated by MiFID, there’s one aspect which has particularly caught this newspaper’s eye: the disclosure of the fees paid to banks for new bond issues.

    • 04 Jan 2018
  • European banks start with a clean slate

    The largest and darkest clouds that hung over Europe's banks appear to have all but cleared in time for the new year.

    • 04 Jan 2018
  • Green does not suit everyone

    For anyone hoping that the green bond market can grow to even greater heights, news that Belgium and Nigeria are bringing debut deals — and that other sovereigns are considering the possibility — will be welcome. But it may be that some countries are better suited to the model than others.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Is Lowy following shoppers out of the shops?

    One of the biggest chores of Christmas is getting out of shopping centres. Remembering where you parked the car, queuing to get out of the car park, then weaving through the traffic on a longer than usual trip home. One industry titan has decided it's time to head for the exit.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • EU-US equivalence deal gives hope for Brexit

    The European Commission’s formal recognition of US derivative trading platforms this week had been in the pipeline for some time. But at a time of so much global friction, it was welcome good news.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Steinhoff a disaster for South Africa

    Investors may be quick to pass off Steinhoff’s collapse as an idiosyncratic corporate event, but the fall of one of South Africa’s biggest companies is a severe blow to a country struggling to cling on to its image.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • EU regs: relief needed

    Once again, regulators have kept European derivatives players on edge until the last minute, this month over the expected exemption of physically settled FX forwards from variation margin requirements. They need a break.

    • 30 Nov 2017
  • Something’s gotta give

    The long-standing boycott on investing in Portuguese bank debt has been noble, but it is unlikely to be effective.

    • 30 Nov 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 24,891.71 88 7.80%
2 JPMorgan 23,552.91 80 7.38%
3 Barclays 22,049.34 45 6.91%
4 Goldman Sachs 17,809.03 44 5.58%
5 HSBC 17,636.79 61 5.53%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 48,528.41 214 6.32%
2 Deutsche Bank 44,075.51 161 5.74%
3 BNP Paribas 41,452.79 240 5.40%
4 JPMorgan 37,278.65 134 4.85%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 36,258.27 187 4.72%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 1,607.28 5 24.01%
2 Credit Suisse 1,301.65 4 19.45%
3 UBS 970.80 3 14.50%
4 BNP Paribas 522.35 4 7.80%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 444.17 3 6.64%