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  • Bond issuance spree boosts US bank results

    US banks this week reported stellar returns from trading and underwriting in the first quarter, even as the bottom line was hit by gigantic writedowns and reserves for credit losses, as the economic and financial disruption from the coronavirus crisis took its toll.

    • 16 Apr 2020
  • Loss provisions blow out at US banks

    US banks ramped up reserves for credit losses, expanded credit lines and enjoyed bumper trading and debt underwriting volumes in the first quarter, according to results released on Tuesday and Wednesday.

    • 15 Apr 2020
  • Wells Fargo picks ex-HSBC banker for senior EMEA job

    Robert Ritchie is joining Wells Fargo as head of banking and capital markets for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

    • 06 Apr 2020
  • Guggenheim tops chart as IB revenues shrink

    Investment banking revenue in March was lower than normal as the coronavirus pandemic sapped risk appetite — but it was far from a total wipeout.

    • 02 Apr 2020
  • Top banks hog crisis IG mandates

    Extraordinary times call for extraordinary capital markets activity. The North American corporate bond market funded a staggering record $194bn of investment grade issues in March while Europe has also been busy — shaking up the league tables and yielding a surprise windfall for the very largest investment banks.

    • 01 Apr 2020

Latest market news

  • IADB bumps up 2020 funding need

    The Inter-American Development Bank has bumped up its 2020 funding programme by almost a quarter to fund its response to the coronavirus pandemic.

    • 29 May 2020
  • BEA reopens bank capital market for Asia

    Bank of East Asia (BEA) sold the first Basel III compliant tier two dollar bond in Asia since the global outbreak of Covid-19. It raised $600m on the back of a book that was more than 8.5 times oversubscribed at its peak.

    • 22 May 2020
  • Europeans eye dollar return with JPM in seventh heaven

    European banks are expected to hit the dollar market in force over the coming weeks as they look to take advantage of an extended rally in spreads.

    • 21 May 2020
  • Bank of America prints debut Covid-19 bond

    Bank of America became the first global commercial bank to print a Covid-19 response bond this week.

    • 15 May 2020
  • Geneva scores big with triple trancher

    The Canton of Geneva took its 2020 funding up to almost Sfr1.2bn ($1.2bn) this week with a triple tranche deal — the most it has funded in a single year since 2013, according to Dealogic. Elsewhere, an attractive basis for dollar funders led a pair of rare issuers to return to the market.

    • 14 May 2020

Wells Fargo Securities In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
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Bookrunners of Global DCM 10 10 126.19 594 3.46% 3.01%
All International Bonds 10 11 81.13 346 2.89% 2.91%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 5 4 64.42 271 4.91% 5.47%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 9 12 5.03 48 2.53% 2.05%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 5 9 38.92 107 5.45% 2.92%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 5 3 25.34 72 8.19% 8.53%
Global IB Revenue 9 9 0.48 915 2.39% 2.62%
Global M&A Revenue 22 17 0.07 30 0.96% 1.15%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 5 6 0.14 273 4.96% 4.18%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 19 12 0.05 38 1.32% 1.89%
Global FIG Revenue 9 12 0.14 485 2.94% 2.42%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 8 8 0.45 872 4.20% 4.52%
Americas M&A Revenue 17 15 0.06 29 1.55% 1.88%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 13 9 0.05 37 2.63% 3.54%
All Corporate Bonds 8 13 51.62 218 3.51% 2.25%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 4 3 28.97 151 5.60% 6.11%
Dollar Denominated DCM 6 5 121.08 561 6.14% 6.26%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 3 5 36.37 96 9.07% 6.34%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 6 8 42.49 143 5.59% 5.07%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 7 10 8.57 77 5.43% 3.40%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 19 25 0.28 1 1.10% 0.71%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 23 0.15 1 0.24%
Australia DCM 22 39 0.25 1 0.34% 0.04%
Dealer League Table IFC 16 0.02 1 0.64%
Dealer League Table World Bank 24 8 0.06 2 0.12% 4.75%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 273.63 909 9.66%
2 BofA Securities 231.78 810 8.18%
3 Citi 230.35 755 8.13%
4 Goldman Sachs 156.08 492 5.51%
5 Barclays 153.94 568 5.43%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 BNP Paribas 51.81 82 17.35%
2 Santander 21.45 56 7.18%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 19.55 51 6.55%
4 HSBC 17.13 51 5.74%
5 Deutsche Bank 15.94 47 5.34%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 4.04 22 14.54%
2 Credit Suisse 3.60 10 12.96%
3 BofA Securities 2.79 16 10.04%
4 Morgan Stanley 2.58 8 9.29%
5 JPMorgan 1.98 15 7.13%