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  • As US banks’ shadow lengthens, Europeans plan their fight back

    Each year brings another retreat for European investment banks, as their seemingly invincible US competitors edge further into the European market. While the Europeans are far from capitulating, the pressure is relentless. As Jasper Cox reports, they are trying to redefine success by concentrating on the markets and segments where they are strongest

    • 13 Dec 2019
  • People moves in brief

    UBS lets go of ECM bankers — Bank of America’s Coben to return after Twitter investigation — Macquarie closes cash equities business in Europe and US

    • 31 Oct 2019
  • People moves in brief

    JP Morgan changes line-up for energy and utilities, multi-nationals, UK ECM and UK M&A — UniCredit swaps out CEE investment bank head — Pigasse exits Lazard

    • 24 Oct 2019
  • JPM takes Estevez as multi-nationals boss

    Alvaro Estevez has joined JP Morgan from Bank of America, in order to lead a team that works with large multi-national companies.

    • 22 Oct 2019
  • CEOs huddle to unlock investment for SDGs

    Faced with an estimated bill of $2.6tr a year to finance meeting the Sustainable Development Goals, the heads of 30 companies will work together to ease the blockages to greater investment

    • 18 Oct 2019

Latest market news

  • OneConnect pockets $312m from smaller US IPO

    Ping An Group subsidiary OneConnect Financial Technology has raised $312m from a listing of American Depository Shares (ADS) after trimming and then increasing its IPO.

    • 13 Dec 2019
  • Poor liquidity hurts Sanlorenzo’s €194m IPO

    Italian superyacht maker Sanlorenzo was buoyant in trading on Tuesday after the company made its debut on the Borsa Italiana. However, the stock was under water by the close on Thursday, on very thin trading volumes.

    • 12 Dec 2019
  • Berry rewarded for braving election week as bond balloons to €1bn

    Investors gobbled up a high yield bond offering by US plastic packaging company Berry on Thursday, encouraging the company to increase the size twice, eventually reaching over €1bn. Berry is the only speculative grade company to issue a major bond this week in Europe, as most issuers stayed away from a market anxious about the UK general election.

    • 12 Dec 2019
  • Ping An’s OneConnect chops US IPO proceeds in half

    OneConnect Financial Technology Co, a unit of Chinese conglomerate Ping An Group, reduced the size and price range of its New York Stock Exchange listing on Wednesday, a day before it was to be priced.

    • 12 Dec 2019
  • Park Hotels eyes Rp10bn from 2020 IPO

    The Park Hotels, an Indian luxury hotel chain, is planning to go public next year through an IPO of new and existing shares, according to a source close to the deal.

    • 11 Dec 2019

Bank of America Merrill Lynch In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Bookrunners of Global DCM 3 3 358.21 1614 5.26% 5.64%
All International Bonds 3 3 303.24 1307 6.64% 7.16%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 2 2 341.15 1082 10.06% 9.60%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 5 5 38.74 273 5.68% 5.50%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 8 14 9.08 42 4.19% 2.48%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 5 6 53.84 207 4.52% 4.39%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 8 7 21.76 136 3.14% 2.96%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 2 3 88.18 438 5.66% 5.55%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 4 3 80.28 262 7.61% 8.46%
Global IB Revenue 3 3 1.24 1262 6.20% 6.36%
Global M&A Revenue 4 4 0.36 114 5.25% 6.06%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 1 2 0.24 374 8.24% 6.83%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 13 4 0.01 22 2.59% 4.57%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 4 4 0.20 75 5.29% 5.42%
Global FIG Revenue 3 5 0.30 590 6.24% 5.77%
EMEA M&A Revenue 4 5 0.11 33 6.18% 6.16%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 3 3 0.89 927 8.31% 8.15%
Americas M&A Revenue 5 4 0.21 61 5.07% 6.48%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 2 5 0.16 51 8.64% 6.25%
All Corporate Bonds 2 2 132.39 669 5.51% 5.81%
All Sterling Bonds 4 6 15.40 82 7.77% 5.59%
All Swiss Franc Bonds 20 0.21 2 0.40%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 1 2 131.38 619 9.68% 8.73%
Dollar Denominated DCM 3 3 265.62 1236 8.03% 9.61%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 5 4 21.25 81 5.93% 7.96%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 1 2 70.90 355 10.96% 10.44%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 2 1 78.46 344 9.33% 11.85%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 3 4 24.95 208 8.08% 6.78%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 11 11 66.86 256 4.40% 3.53%
Bookrunners of European DCM 8 9 85.47 378 4.24% 4.00%
European Sovereign Bonds 11 19 7.66 13 3.79% 1.78%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 11 13 20.88 65 4.49% 3.30%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 11 12 3.38 27 4.18% 3.18%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 3 2 10.30 37 10.14% 9.17%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 7 10 5.12 38 5.34% 3.22%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 7 11 29.19 93 4.31% 2.97%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 7 11 29.19 93 4.31% 2.97%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds 6 12 22.86 83 5.47% 3.67%
Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds 8 7 21.12 87 4.51% 4.39%
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 22 11 2.29 15 1.10% 2.53%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 17 22 0.82 11 2.53% 1.35%
Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans 18 17 1.10 9 1.87% 1.86%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 3 5 8.56 33 8.27% 5.86%
Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance 7 8 6.73 33 4.24% 4.43%
Bookrunners of all EMEA Equity-Linked ECM 10 9 0.76 4 4.65% 5.07%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 5 4 16.13 116 3.86% 4.11%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 11 9 6.47 35 2.79% 3.53%
Australia DCM 8 9 6.41 29 4.69% 4.47%
Bookrunners of India DCM 9 24 0.88 8 4.01% 0.50%
Bookrunners of Singapore dollar DCM 15 0.02 1 0.12%
Dealer League Table EIB 3 9 4.78 19 8.37% 5.43%
Dealer League Table KfW 1 5 7.26 13 8.79% 7.25%
Dealer League Table EFSF 11 1.12 1 5.43%
Dealer League Table IFC 8 5 0.25 7 3.37% 6.60%
Dealer League Table World Bank 4 4 2.82 21 5.77% 8.17%
Dealer League Table UK 1 5 3.14 3 11.10% 6.98%
Dealer League Table Austria 1 1 2.68 5 21.23% 15.27%
Dealer League Table IADB 1 2 2.70 16 14.21% 13.79%
Dealer League Table AfDB 7 9 0.53 3 7.69% 7.17%
Dealer League Table ADB 2 6 0.51 2 9.38% 7.51%
Dealer League Table EBRD 5 3 0.57 6 6.13% 10.19%
Dealer League Table BNG 3 7 1.27 6 8.50% 4.76%
Dealer League Table NWB 10 1 0.44 4 4.39% 10.38%
Dealer League Table L-Bank 19 0.14 1 1.75%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 1 1 1.95 16 16.61% 12.78%
Dealer League Table Kommunekredit 7 14 0.18 1 5.51% 3.56%
Dealer League Table Kommuninvest 8 3 0.31 1 5.02% 10.84%
Dealer League Table Nordic Investment Bank 16 4 0.01 1 0.25% 8.89%
Dealer League Table SEK 7 1 0.41 2 7.40% 13.11%
Dealer League Table ESM 7 1 0.75 1 6.79% 13.70%
Global Green Bonds 1 1 13.54 58 6.86% 6.05%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 383.74 1789 8.32%
2 Citi 354.85 1533 7.70%
3 BofA Securities 305.97 1325 6.64%
4 Barclays 274.57 1156 5.96%
5 HSBC 225.97 1251 4.90%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 57.61 243 8.24%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 44.80 217 6.40%
3 JPMorgan 35.87 108 5.13%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31.90 157 4.56%
5 UniCredit 31.50 170 4.50%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 13.18 83 8.22%
2 Goldman Sachs 12.87 66 8.02%
3 Morgan Stanley 12.21 55 7.61%
4 Citi 10.11 72 6.30%
5 Credit Suisse 6.93 38 4.32%