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  • Road to repo beckons for Ghana after TRS

    Ghanaian banks’ avenues for dollar funding could be set to grow, after one of the country’s financial institutions entered into a total return swap with Société Générale that soothed over bottlenecks in its repo markets.

    • 17 Jan 2019

  • FIA makes case for leverage ratio adjustment

    Industry body the Futures Industry Association (FIA) has submitted a lengthy letter to the Basel Committee for Banking Supervision (BCBS) lobbying for changes to the leverage ratio and how it interacts with derivatives clearing.

    • 17 Jan 2019
  • Eurex Clearing appoints new CRO

    Eurex Clearing's head of risk analytics and model validation, Dmitrij Senko, has been appointed chief risk officer, and is set to formally replace risk management veteran Thomas Laux on July 1.

    • 16 Jan 2019
  • BNPP hires in the Nordics

    BNP Paribas has hired numerous bankers to bolster its corporate and institutional banking presence in the Nordic countries, including senior bankers in equity and derivatives roles.

    • 16 Jan 2019
  • Former Credit Suisse clearing exec moves to OpenGamma

    Stephen Plestis, the former co-head of listed derivatives and OTC clearing at Credit Suisse, has become head of sales for the EMEA and Asia region at margin optimisation specialist OpenGamma.

    • 15 Jan 2019
  • Tradeweb wins approval for Dutch venue

    Trading platform operator Tradeweb has received regulatory approvals to operate trading venues from Amsterdam as it solidifies its preparations for Brexit.

    • 15 Jan 2019
  • Euronext launches Oslo Børs offer as competition heats up

    Euronext on Monday formally launched its offer to buy Norwegian exchange group Oslo Børs VPS, saying it wanted to position the firm as the “key capital markets hub in the Nordic region”.

    • 14 Jan 2019
  • Prop traders gear up for another round of capital rules battle

    Specialist proprietary trading firms are readying to spend the first quarter in intensive lobbying after the European Council laid out its stance on investment firm regulation this week.

    • 10 Jan 2019
  • Byte Me: No security, no problem for Ethereum classic

    This week, a major cryptocurrency suffered an attack that strikes at the very heart of what makes cryptocurrencies valuable. And yet, for some reason, holders (or HODLers in the parlance of those in the know) didn't seem to mind. This raises the question: if a hack happens in the forest and no one cares, did it really happen?

    • 10 Jan 2019

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  • 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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  • Do credit default swaps need a rethink?

    Credit default swaps (CDS) are a complicated product. But the past year has presented a few examples of market participants resorting to ‘creative’ tactics to optimise payouts. If the market fails to respond to concerns around the viability of CDS, the product may have to be rethought.

    • 08 Jan 2019

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 28,736.25 82 9.49%
2 JPMorgan 26,609.28 77 8.79%
3 Barclays 19,197.35 50 6.34%
4 HSBC 18,884.90 60 6.24%
5 BNP Paribas 18,849.94 38 6.23%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,498.80 2 86.78%
2 Swedbank 160.81 1 1.47%
2 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 160.81 1 1.47%
2 SEB 160.81 1 1.47%
2 Nordea 160.81 1 1.47%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 ING 220.22 2 15.39%
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 220.22 2 15.39%
1 ABN AMRO Bank 220.22 2 15.39%
4 Morgan Stanley 114.77 1 8.02%
4 BNP Paribas 114.77 1 8.02%