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  • ARRC calls for clarity on legacy Ibor contracts, as first Sofr swaps executed

    The Alternative Reference Rates Committee, a US body committed to transitioning markets away from interbank offered rates, this week published a letter it had sent to financial regulators and supervisors, asking for clarity on how derivatives contracts referencing the benchmarks would be impacted by amendments crafted to deal with their discontinuation.

    • 12:45 PM
  • OTC clearing takes next step in evolution with FX options

    The post-crisis push of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives into central clearing took a major step forward this week as LCH launched an offering for physically deliverable FX options. Ross Lancaster reports.

    • 12 Jul 2018

  • MUFG appoints new international head of credit sales and trading

    MUFG announced this week that it has appointed a new international head of credit sales and trading.

    • 11:15 AM
  • FSB sets out cryptocurrency monitoring framework

    The Financial Stability Board (FSB) on Monday laid out a framework to oversee the financial stability risks posed by the cryptocurrency market. However the body cautioned that some public data could be "manipulated" due to "prohibited practices such as wash trading, spoofing and pump and dump".

    • 16 Jul 2018
  • CME international volumes up 13% in Q2

    Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group on Sunday revealed that its second quarter average daily volume of derivatives products outside of the US was up 13% compared to the same period last year.

    • 16 Jul 2018
  • Byte Me: FCoin and the Ether ‘attack’

    FCoin, a huge new cryptocurrency exchange by volume, is only two months old and was virtually unknown up until it brought the network of the second largest cryptocurrency in the world to a standstill and made a lot of people very angry.

    • 12 Jul 2018
  • FCA's Bailey knuckles down on alt-Libor term rates, fallbacks

    Financial Conduct Authority chief Andrew Bailey on Thursday set out the options for forward-looking term rates to replace Libor, a family of benchmarks that he described as “vulnerable to misconduct”.

    • 12 Jul 2018
  • US House of Reps green lights options capital relief

    The US House of Representatives on Tuesday unanimously approved a bill that aims to increase the risk sensitivity of the capital treatment of certain cleared options.

    • 11 Jul 2018
  • Shock ousting of chief exec at TP ICAP amid rising costs

    TP ICAP replaced its chief executive John Phizackerley with its boss of global broking, Nicolas Breteau, on Tuesday, sending the shares spiralling downwards, as the interdealer broker revealed that rising costs were impacting the business.

    • 10 Jul 2018
  • SGX tees up clearing service for bespoke FX futures

    Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Tuesday announced that it would allow market participants to centrally clear bespoke FX futures with a new service. The exchange is aiming for an August 27 launch date.

    • 10 Jul 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 213,435.46 816 8.07%
2 JPMorgan 198,165.00 885 7.49%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 189,326.39 632 7.16%
4 Barclays 167,507.64 591 6.33%
5 HSBC 148,871.89 681 5.63%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 29,830.94 52 6.97%
2 BNP Paribas 28,182.03 110 6.58%
3 UniCredit 21,953.74 102 5.13%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 21,885.13 102 5.11%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 21,814.64 83 5.10%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Goldman Sachs 9,508.41 44 8.72%
2 JPMorgan 9,409.35 41 8.63%
3 Citi 7,634.33 42 7.00%
4 UBS 5,950.83 20 5.46%
5 Deutsche Bank 5,145.17 32 4.72%