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  • Barclays hires head of G10 and EM electronic FX trading

    Barclays said on Tuesday that it had hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Alex Shterenberg as global head of G10 and emerging markets electronic foreign exchange trading.

    • 28 Nov 2018
  • Equita picks ex-RBS banker for sales and trading

    Equita, an Italian independent investment bank, has made two hires as it seeks to beef up its fixed income offering.

    • 21 Nov 2018
  • Brexodus spreads to DCM and syndicate

    Some investment banks are beginning to move debt capital markets and bond syndicate bankers from London to the EU 27 because of Brexit, or are preparing to do so. Every bank is tackling the issue in its own way, but the common view that in the bond market only trading and sales people would have to move is now looking less tenable.

    • 21 Nov 2018

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  • LatAm looks to technicals to withstand storm

    Battling a host of problems — local and global — Latin American bond markets suffered a torrid 2018. Many issuers stayed away, high yielders struggled to find financing and investors booked losses. With more volatility expected, political developments in LatAm’s three largest economies could make or break the region’s bond markets in 2019. Oliver West reports.

    • 18 Dec 2018
  • Rainmakers fail to quench loan market’s thirst

    Mergers and acquisitions in Europe are back. But what loans bankers have long hoped would be great news for their businesses is in most cases turning out to be a far less lucrative development, as companies increasingly turn to smaller banking groups to finance their acquisition plans. By Michael Turner.

    • 18 Dec 2018
  • Fosun plans $800m Henlius Biotech spin-off

    Shanghai Henlius Biotech has joined a growing pipeline of biotechnology firms planning to float in Hong Kong. It wants to list in the first quarter of 2019, said a banker working on the transaction.

    • 17 Dec 2018
  • Junshi Bio seals $394m Hong Kong IPO

    Shanghai Junshi Biosciences has raised HK$3.08bn ($394.2m) after pricing its IPO at the bottom of the range, according to a banker on the deal.

    • 17 Dec 2018
  • Tencent Music strikes the right chord with US IPO

    Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME) gave investors a year-end treat this week with 2018’s last billion-dollar IPO from an Asian issuer. It was paid back with a near 8% jump in its stock price on the first day of trading. But to succeed the firm had to cut its fundraising target and get realistic on pricing. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 13 Dec 2018

Bank of America Merrill Lynch In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Dec 2018
Bookrunners of Global DCM 3 3 365,680.44 1431 5.70% 6.20%
All International Bonds 3 3 307,820.80 1070 7.18% 7.78%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 2 1 409,089.84 1313 9.65% 10.25%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 5 5 39,271.79 254 5.50% 5.01%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 14 9 6,528.16 31 2.54% 4.21%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 6 5 52,934.18 211 4.39% 5.05%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 7 6 16,568.53 99 2.97% 4.23%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 3 4 78,235.89 324 5.53% 5.94%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 2 2 104,113.90 304 8.90% 9.63%
Global IB Revenue 3 3 1,237.40 1262 6.20% 6.36%
Global M&A Revenue 4 4 359.29 114 5.25% 6.06%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 1 2 235.96 374 8.24% 6.83%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 13 4 13.71 22 2.59% 4.57%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 4 4 195.76 75 5.29% 5.42%
Global FIG Revenue 3 5 299.89 590 6.24% 5.77%
EMEA M&A Revenue 4 5 114.20 33 6.18% 6.16%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 3 3 886.77 927 8.31% 8.15%
Americas M&A Revenue 5 4 211.36 61 5.07% 6.48%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 2 5 155.91 51 8.64% 6.25%
All Corporate Bonds 2 2 124,444.29 528 5.80% 6.36%
All Sterling Bonds 6 4 11,166.68 61 5.93% 6.63%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 2 2 160,076.76 793 8.68% 8.92%
Dollar Denominated DCM 3 3 295,849.02 1127 9.51% 9.30%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 4 4 28,521.47 88 7.93% 7.52%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 2 2 64,871.97 271 10.19% 9.66%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 1 2 94,806.64 320 11.68% 11.30%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 4 3 13,267.41 122 6.68% 8.38%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 11 11 50,727.97 211 3.58% 4.75%
Bookrunners of European DCM 7 8 83,631.08 326 4.06% 4.46%
European Sovereign Bonds 19 12 3,092.96 4 1.78% 3.51%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 13 9 15,488.60 73 3.32% 5.04%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 12 9 2,067.82 12 3.18% 4.43%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 2 2 12,624.95 38 9.76% 11.99%
Bookrunners of European HY Bonds 10 9 2,282.83 24 3.22% 3.69%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 11 5 23,300.35 89 3.14% 4.73%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 11 5 23,300.35 89 3.14% 4.73%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Corporate IG Bonds 12 7 11,628.76 47 3.68% 4.94%
Bookrunners of European Corporate IG Bonds 7 8 21,105.81 64 4.47% 4.58%
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 11 11 4,442.95 15 2.54% 2.38%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 23 7 460.36 6 1.21% 3.70%
Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans 16 21 1,798.33 8 1.90% 1.19%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 5 4 4,602.16 22 5.87% 9.23%
Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance 8 7 6,997.16 37 4.43% 4.91%
Bookrunners of all EMEA Equity-Linked ECM 9 14 635.04 5 5.07% 2.41%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 5 4 13,756.20 87 4.06% 5.38%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 9 16 8,319.82 27 3.56% 1.66%
Australia DCM 9 7 6,302.97 28 4.05% 5.13%
Bookrunners of India DCM 21 22 166.67 2 0.60% 0.88%
Dealer League Table EIB 9 7 3,869.13 17 5.44% 6.78%
Dealer League Table KfW 4 1 6,285.45 12 7.35% 8.47%
Dealer League Table IFC 5 10 754.94 3 6.52% 3.70%
Dealer League Table World Bank 4 6 3,215.75 8 7.86% 5.70%
Dealer League Table UK 5 9 2,182.39 2 6.98% 5.24%
Dealer League Table Austria 1 1 853.49 1 15.27% 30.08%
Dealer League Table IADB 2 6 2,361.01 8 13.79% 6.80%
Dealer League Table AfDB 9 12 484.31 4 7.17% 2.65%
Dealer League Table ADB 6 6 572.68 3 7.53% 6.10%
Dealer League Table EBRD 2 2 819.00 3 10.92% 15.01%
Dealer League Table BNG 3 7 1,268.72 6 8.50% 4.76%
Dealer League Table NWB 1 5 1,091.50 9 10.38% 7.53%
Dealer League Table Rentenbank 1 1 2,015.23 14 12.78% 14.24%
Dealer League Table Kommunekredit 12 2 277.70 2 3.95% 11.91%
Dealer League Table Kommuninvest 3 2 873.10 2 10.84% 8.96%
Dealer League Table Nordic Investment Bank 4 6 648.87 4 8.89% 9.35%
Dealer League Table SEK 1 8 686.59 3 13.11% 6.55%
Dealer League Table ESM 1 2,737.88 3 13.70%
Global Green Bonds 2 6 8,206.08 42 6.03% 3.98%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 346,320.74 1352 8.06%
2 JPMorgan 343,378.18 1476 8.00%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 309,015.90 1077 7.20%
4 Barclays 258,961.92 980 6.03%
5 Goldman Sachs 229,669.56 780 5.35%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 48,703.38 208 6.45%
2 JPMorgan 46,311.15 105 6.13%
3 UniCredit 40,933.42 184 5.42%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 40,387.65 202 5.35%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 38,617.85 150 5.11%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 14,514.87 63 9.18%
2 Goldman Sachs 13,469.15 66 8.52%
3 Citi 9,971.36 58 6.31%
4 Morgan Stanley 8,572.10 54 5.42%
5 UBS 8,414.70 37 5.32%