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  • Bond underwriting outweighs IPO slump at Morgan Stanley

    Morgan Stanley posted fee growth in underwriting and advisory in its third quarter results on Thursday, leaving Goldman Sachs the outlier among the five big US banks in seeing revenues fall in investment banking.

    • 17 Oct 2019
  • Advisory and DCM boost Bank of America

    A sharp rise in advisory and debt underwriting revenues drove Bank of America’s investment banking in the third quarter, its results showed on Wednesday.

    • 16 Oct 2019
  • Club of big banks announce CEO for new primary platform DirectBooks

    The six biggest US investment banks alongside three European firms have created DirectBooks to assist primary market bond sales. It aims to start in the US investment grade corporate market before branching out to other fixed income products.

    • 11 Oct 2019
  • Mizuho picks up four HY bankers

    A clutch of traders and sales bankers are joining Mizuho International within fixed income, focusing on high yield, investment grade, securitization and SSA.

    • 10 Oct 2019
  • BAML securitization MD joins Apollo

    Jesus Rio Cortes, a managing director at Bank of America Merilll Lynch in the EMEA securitization group, has joined Apollo Global Management.

    • 26 Sep 2019

Latest market news

  • E.On and Engie sooth jitters over wider spreads

    E.On and Engie pushed ahead with tightly priced deals on Thursday, easing concerns from earlier in the week that ZF Freidrichshafen’s widely priced bonds would create a new level for issuance.

    • 17 Oct 2019
  • VodafoneZiggo joins telco refi party with €3.1bn issue

    VodafoneZiggo, the Dutch telecoms joint venture evenly split between Liberty Global and Vodafone, is raising €3.1bn in fresh capital. It joins industry peers such as Salt, Wind Hellas and Altice France who have rushed to the market this autumn to take advantage of favourable conditions.

    • 16 Oct 2019
  • Powerlong Real Estate raises HK$792m via top-up

    Powerlong Real Estate Holdings pulled off a top-up placement on Monday night, raising HK$791.6m ($100.9m) after pricing the deal toward the bottom of guidance.

    • 15 Oct 2019
  • ZF Friedrichshafen gets €9.2bn book for multi-trancher

    Germany’s ZF Friedrichshafen set final terms on a multi-tranche €2.7bn bond on Monday, with the car parts maker seeing far more demand at wider spreads than where it raised a similar amount in the Schuldschein market in recent weeks.

    • 14 Oct 2019
  • Canadian banks plug away at TLAC as Yankees dominate dollar market

    Yankee banks took advantage of a strong market backdrop this week ahead of US third quarter earnings season, with Canadian banks leading the charge.

    • 10 Oct 2019

Bank of America Merrill Lynch In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $b No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Oct 2019
Bookrunners of Global DCM 3 3 293.63 1314 5.21% 5.87%
All International Bonds 3 3 255.68 1074 6.67% 7.37%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 2 2 284.54 885 10.33% 9.75%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 4 5 32.02 216 6.32% 5.71%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 12 17 5.45 26 3.55% 2.34%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 5 6 47.21 177 4.57% 4.43%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 8 7 17.77 114 3.09% 3.31%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 2 3 74.42 370 5.82% 5.98%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 4 3 64.02 209 7.72% 8.70%
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 3 1 104.35 533 5.24% 6.02%
All Sterling Bonds 4 7 14.37 73 8.22% 5.36%
All Swiss Franc Bonds 16 0.21 2 0.49%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 2 2 105.80 501 9.74% 8.55%
Dollar Denominated DCM 3 3 214.90 1015 7.88% 9.82%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 4 4 19.41 72 6.30% 8.06%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 2 2 59.74 306 10.94% 10.69%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 2 1 62.05 281 8.86% 11.98%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 3 4 18.13 155 7.40% 6.87%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 11 11 55.48 195 4.37% 3.62%
Bookrunners of European DCM 9 8 74.05 314 4.34% 4.07%
European Sovereign Bonds 9 21 7.16 11 4.04% 1.67%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 11 13 18.34 54 4.44% 3.31%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 11 12 2.32 19 3.52% 3.38%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 3 2 8.50 30 11.62% 9.69%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 7 11 3.27 23 4.64% 3.26%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 4 10 23.92 67 4.69% 3.29%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 4 10 23.92 67 4.69% 3.29%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds 5 13 18.97 65 5.58% 3.69%
Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds 5 7 18.91 75 4.83% 4.61%
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 20 9 2.02 13 1.16% 2.88%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 18 24 0.42 6 2.12% 1.03%
Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans 15 15 0.98 6 2.08% 2.04%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 3 5 7.55 30 8.46% 6.23%
Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance 6 8 4.79 25 4.71% 4.31%
Bookrunners of all EMEA Equity-Linked ECM 9 8 0.76 4 5.41% 4.71%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 5 4 12.50 94 3.64% 4.57%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 10 7 5.42 28 3.35% 3.85%
Australia DCM 8 9 5.17 24 4.63% 4.46%
Bookrunners of India DCM 11 22 0.53 6 2.73% 0.61%
Bookrunners of Singapore dollar DCM 15 0.02 1 0.13%
Dealer League Table EIB 3 9 4.57 16 8.29% 5.82%
Dealer League Table KfW 1 4 6.90 12 8.79% 7.22%
Dealer League Table EFSF 10 1.12 1 5.91%
Dealer League Table IFC 7 5 0.25 7 3.86% 6.92%
Dealer League Table World Bank 5 4 2.27 16 5.25% 7.88%
Dealer League Table UK 1 12 3.14 3 13.17% 5.43%
Dealer League Table Austria 2 1 2.13 3 17.62% 16.34%
Dealer League Table IADB 1 1 2.46 14 14.28% 14.29%
Dealer League Table AfDB 7 9 0.33 2 5.39% 7.01%
Dealer League Table ADB 2 8 0.51 2 11.14% 5.83%
Dealer League Table EBRD 5 3 0.55 5 6.41% 11.11%
Dealer League Table BNG 3 7 1.27 6 8.50% 4.76%
Dealer League Table NWB 5 1 0.44 4 7.30% 12.08%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 1 1 1.90 15 18.34% 14.26%
Dealer League Table Kommuninvest 6 3 0.31 1 5.98% 13.49%
Dealer League Table Nordic Investment Bank 16 4 0.01 1 0.31% 9.12%
Dealer League Table SEK 12 1 0.10 1 2.41% 10.85%
Dealer League Table ESM 5 3 0.75 1 10.61% 10.24%
Global Green Bonds 5 2 7.41 49 4.86% 6.47%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 329.19 1505 8.44%
2 Citi 302.82 1293 7.76%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 259.71 1092 6.66%
4 Barclays 235.37 968 6.03%
5 HSBC 192.36 1061 4.93%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 38.80 175 7.35%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 36.89 155 6.99%
3 JPMorgan 29.35 74 5.56%
4 UniCredit 24.81 134 4.70%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 24.60 69 4.66%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 9.98 67 9.69%
2 Morgan Stanley 9.41 44 9.13%
3 Goldman Sachs 8.72 45 8.47%
4 Citi 6.91 54 6.71%
5 UBS 5.28 29 5.12%