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  • CFTC’s Behnam flags CCP governance concerns

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

    • 04:15 PM
  • ISDA steps away from credit determinations admin role

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) has moved away from its role as secretary of the special committees that rule on whether or not credit events have taken place that would trigger credit default swap payouts.

    • 15 Oct 2018

  • ISDA updates close-out netting document

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

    • 12:15 PM
  • 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
  • Vol woes leave strategists pondering bear market

    Equity markets in the UK, US and eurozone sold off late Wednesday and on Thursday, leading to a mixed reaction from equity derivatives strategists.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Astaldi event proves a reminder of CDS intricacies

    Credit market veterans are all too aware that the determination of CDS credit events is far from straightforward.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • How to fix a $512bn Libor problem

    There are more than $512bn worth of bonds that will need to switch to an alternative reference rate if global regulators execute plans to ditch the Libor benchmark by the end of 2021, Linklaters said on Wednesday. GlobalCapital asked the law firm what needs to happen for a successful switchover.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • ICE releases alt-Libor term rates tool

    The benchmarking arm of Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) opened an online portal on Wednesday that gives market participants information on alternative risk-free rates designed to replace the Ibors, as well as forward-looking term rates based on the sterling overnight index average (Sonia).

    • 10 Oct 2018

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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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  • BoE's Brexit intervention is welcome

    Tuesday’s intervention by the Bank of England into the debate on the future of euro clearing is another welcome move from regulators. The debate has been too long dominated by political noisemaking.

    • 09 Oct 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 300,564.69 1167 8.07%
2 JPMorgan 292,705.55 1273 7.86%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 274,298.19 930 7.36%
4 Barclays 227,796.85 849 6.12%
5 Goldman Sachs 201,953.92 668 5.42%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 43,084.26 173 7.10%
2 JPMorgan 38,694.99 77 6.38%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 32,927.59 157 5.43%
4 UniCredit 32,342.86 144 5.33%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31,187.44 119 5.14%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 12,840.88 54 8.97%
2 Goldman Sachs 12,059.06 58 8.42%
3 Citi 9,451.48 53 6.60%
4 Morgan Stanley 8,054.41 48 5.62%
5 UBS 7,829.15 30 5.47%