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  • CFTC chief threatens EU with 'devastating' retaliation over clearing rules

    US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) chairman Christopher Giancarlo has threatened to retaliate over European Commission legislation that Giancarlo thinks would result in “conflicting” and “overly burdensome” regulation from abroad.

    • 17 Oct 2018
  • ISDA steps away from credit determinations

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) has moved on from its role as secretary of the special committees that rule on whether credit events that trigger credit default swap (CDS) payouts take place.

    • 15 Oct 2018

  • BCBS consults on leverage ratio, castigates bank ‘window dressing’

    The Basel Committee for Banking Supervision (BCBS) on Thursday launched a consultation to address a quirk of Basel capital rules reviled by many derivatives clearers.

    • 18 Oct 2018
  • BoE notes Sonia progress with long-dated caution

    The Bank of England has noted progress in the development of the sterling overnight index average rate (Sonia) as an approved alternative reference rate, while also flagging the continued production of long-dated contracts tied to Libor.

    • 17 Oct 2018
  • FCA wins momentum for machine-filed reports

    The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said on Wednesday that the financial services industry positively received its plans to automate regulatory reporting requirements in the main.

    • 17 Oct 2018
  • CFTC’s Behnam flags CCP governance concerns

    Rostin Behnam, a commissioner at the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) flagged potential issues in the governance and risk management of clearing houses (CCPs) on Tuesday.

    • 16 Oct 2018
  • ISDA updates its close-out netting document

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) released an updated version of its Model Netting Act on Tuesday. The Act is a guide for legislators looking to properly institute close-out netting rules.

    • 16 Oct 2018
  • UK regulators ratchet up pressure on banks over climate change

    The Bank of England announced on Monday a consultation on a package of measures to tighten its scrutiny of banks’ and other financial firms’ readiness for climate change. The Bank’s approach is gradualist, but it is signalling clearly that firms must take the financial risks from climate change seriously, and that regulation in this area will be ramped up.

    • 15 Oct 2018
  • Global sell-off rocks capital markets

    A sharp sell-off in US equities on Wednesday led to global panic on Thursday as other indices followed suit. Asian and European markets showed some sign of life on Friday, although were still a long way down, but the ramifications of a change in risk sentiment could have lasting effects across capital markets, write Sam Kerr, Ross Lancaster, Costas Mourselas, Craig McGlashan and Aidan Gregory.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Tobam founder attacks passive investing

    Yves Choueifaty, founder and president of Tobam, talks to GlobalCapital about carbon footprints, public debt, cryptocurrencies, and how passive investment is "the only industry in the world in which people do nothing for a living and then they claim they are cheap".

    • 11 Oct 2018

Latest awards

  • Global Derivatives Awards 2018: the winners

    GlobalCapital is delighted to announce the winners of its 2018 Global derivatives awards, which were unveiled at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London on Tuesday September 25.

    • 26 Sep 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 303,213.49 1178 8.03%
2 JPMorgan 296,939.86 1296 7.86%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 277,801.06 936 7.35%
4 Barclays 230,549.51 858 6.10%
5 Goldman Sachs 205,902.82 678 5.45%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 BNP Paribas 43,227.81 174 7.06%
2 JPMorgan 38,825.76 78 6.34%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 33,071.14 158 5.40%
4 UniCredit 32,366.25 145 5.29%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31,330.98 120 5.12%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 13,024.03 55 8.96%
2 Goldman Sachs 12,162.67 59 8.37%
3 Citi 9,451.48 53 6.50%
4 Morgan Stanley 8,054.41 48 5.54%
5 UBS 7,829.15 30 5.38%