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  • US and EU lock horns on clearing house agreement

    The impasse between European and US regulators on the mutual recognition of each other’s clearing supervision regimes shows no sign of a breakthrough, as representatives from both authorities clashed at the Institute of International Finance spring membership meeting in Brussels this week.

    • 23 May 2018
  • Senior derivatives strategist leaves BNP Paribas

    Antoine Porcheret, a senior equity derivatives strategist at BNP Paribas in London, has left the French bank.

    • 23 May 2018

  • Learning Curve: ISDA Common Domain Model

    Proponents of the ISDA Common Domain Model say that if properly implemented, it could generate major cost savings for financial institutions. But what is it, what prompted its creation and how could it work with distributed ledger technology?

    • 24 May 2018
  • Deutsche unveils deep cuts to equities, but corporate finance spared — for now

    Ahead of its AGM on Thursday in Frankfurt, Deutsche Bank announced it had finished the review of its equities business, and planned to cut headcount and prime finance leverage by a quarter — as part of package of cuts that will see more than 7,000 jobs lost at the bank.

    • 24 May 2018
  • BoE's Carney gives no quarter in preparing Libor's demise

    Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney on Thursday urged markets to adopt alternative benchmarks to Libor like Sonia, saying that Libor was "overly reliant on expert judgment rather than actual transactions".

    • 24 May 2018
  • Plaintiffs run into obstacle in swaps antitrust case

    Plaintiffs in an antitrust case that has pulled in most big rates players in the US swaps market have been beaten back in their efforts to file a third amended complaint.

    • 24 May 2018
  • Contagion too early to call with Italian drama

    Bismarck said politics was the art of the possible. Holders of sovereign bonds issued by eurozone peripherals will be hoping this aphorism applies to Italy's incoming government.

    • 24 May 2018
  • Ex-MSCI director emerges at State Street

    A former executive director at the index provider MSCI has begun a new job at State Street, GlobalCapital has learnt.

    • 23 May 2018
  • FANG+ cash-settled options coming to NYSE

    The New York Stock Exchange is set to launch options on its tech FANG+ index on June 11 this year.

    • 23 May 2018
  • CFTC makes another push to regulate crypto

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Monday made two big moves to develop the oversight of cryptocurrencies and their derivatives, revealing a new agreement with state regulators and fresh rules for exchanges and clearing houses.

    • 22 May 2018
  • SGX faces legal challenge on Indian derivs solution

    Singapore Exchange has hit another obstacle in its fight to hold on to its part of the offshore market for Indian equities after the National Stock Exchange of India took legal action against it.

    • 22 May 2018
  • Goldman and Blackstone sell Ipreo to IHS Markit

    Leading bookbuilding and data firm Ipreo, owned by Goldman Sachs and Blackstone, has been sold to data provider IHS Markit for $1.855bn, a move that could change the balance in the battle for the next generation of primary markets technology.

    • 21 May 2018
  • Smart beta adoption grows again, but pace slows

    Institutional asset owners have increased their use of smart beta strategies in 2018, but the adoption rate has slowed compared with recent years, according to a survey by index provider FTSE Russell.

    • 21 May 2018

Latest awards

  • GlobalCapital Americas Derivatives Awards 2018: the winners

    GlobalCapital is pleased to announce the winners for this year’s Americas Derivatives Awards. The results were announced at a gala dinner at the Metropolitan Club in New York on Thursday. The awards honour the firms and innovations that have pushed the derivatives market forward over the last 12 months.

    • 11 May 2018

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  • One order book to rule them all

    IHS Markit’s purchase of Ipreo marks a major step forward in getting the primary bond markets to finally agree on a Street-wide technology standard. But it’s still not the standard the market deserves.

    • 22 May 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 165,175.88 645 7.88%
2 JPMorgan 156,487.83 676 7.46%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 152,294.90 499 7.26%
4 Barclays 132,291.23 454 6.31%
5 HSBC 113,665.79 526 5.42%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 26,573.45 32 9.73%
2 Citi 16,837.08 38 6.17%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 15,661.30 47 5.73%
4 Deutsche Bank 14,193.64 44 5.20%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,028.84 31 4.77%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 6,961.44 31 9.14%
2 JPMorgan 6,815.38 29 8.95%
3 UBS 5,503.59 15 7.22%
4 Citi 5,145.98 30 6.75%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,303.27 25 5.65%