• CFTC Democrats reject Volcker revisions that go 'for the throat'

    The Democrat side of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission official has come out swinging against agreed changes to the Volcker rule.

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • Ex-Fidessa head emerges at Iress

    Russell Thornton, who worked as the head of business development and product marketing for derivatives at Fidessa, has become trading strategy lead at another company.

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • CFTC fines Tullett Prebon for $13m

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has ordered Tullett Prebon Americas to pay a total of $13m in relation to alleged supervisory failures and making false or misleading statements.

    • 16 Sep 2019
  • Axiom hires manager for credit derivatives fund

    Axiom Alternative Investments has appointed Bedis Gharbi as senior portfolio manager, for a new credit derivatives focussed fund.

    • 16 Sep 2019
  • Enel-SG trade shows derivatives market’s sustainable longings

    The over-the-counter derivatives market is one of the last areas still barely touched by the wave of interest in environmental and social issues that is sweeping financial markets. But below the surface, derivatives players want to get involved. That was highlighted publicly on September 5 when Enel, the Italian power and gas group, engaged with Société Générale in what it called “the world’s first Sustainable Development Goal-linked cross-currency swap”.

    • 12 Sep 2019
  • HKEX overture fails to move LSE and Refinitiv stakeholders

    Several participants familiar with the London Stock Exchange Group's (LSEG) bid to buy Refinitiv are unimpressed by Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing's (HKEX) £31.6bn bid for the LSEG itself and believe it unlikely to tempt shareholders. Silas Brown and Karoliina Liimatainen report.

    • 12 Sep 2019
  • CME targets Chinese gold with new contracts

    CME Group announced on Wednesday that it will launch new futures contracts that provide market participants with exposure to the physical Chinese gold market.

    • 12 Sep 2019
  • SMBC replaces Bloomberg with Itiviti for execution platform

    SMBC Nikko Capital Markets has replaced Bloomberg’s sell-side execution and order management solutions (SSEOMS) platform with the Itiviti order management system.

    • 11 Sep 2019
  • Hong Kong exchange gatecrashes LSE-Refinitiv party

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing has made an unsolicited £32bn bid for the London Stock Exchange Group, a move that could torpedo the LSE’s acquisition of Refinitiv.

    • 11 Sep 2019
  • Citadel shrinks European credit team

    Citadel has cut its operation investing in European high yield, with the departure of one senior portfolio manager who first worked at the firm in 2003.

    • 10 Sep 2019
  • Life after CFTC: Giancarlo joins exchange board

    Christopher Giancarlo is joining the board of the American Financial Exchange, an electronic exchange for direct lending and borrowing between US financial institutions.

    • 10 Sep 2019
  • Euronext suffers trip on derivatives trading

    European stock exchange operator Euronext suspended trading in various equity derivatives contracts on Monday because of a technical issue.

    • 10 Sep 2019
  • Eurex ramps up clearing bid with fee waiver

    Eurex Clearing announced on Monday that it will waive booking fees for OTC interest rate derivatives portfolio switches from LCH until the end of 2019.

    • 09 Sep 2019
  • Ex-SG head trader goes to Natixis for equities

    Arié Boleslawski has joined Natixis to run its equities business.

    • 06 Sep 2019
  • CFTC and SEC fine OCC $20m for risk management policies

    The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) is to pay $20m in penalties and undertake remedial efforts as part of a settlement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

    • 05 Sep 2019
  • HKEX suspends derivatives trading

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) suspended trading in its derivatives market on Thursday amid connectivity issues.

    • 05 Sep 2019
  • ISDA and Linklaters beef up initial margin product

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) and law firm Linklaters have added a new custody function to their ISDA Create initial margin (IM) offering.

    • 04 Sep 2019
  • TP ICAP hires ex-regulator Zaidi

    TP ICAP has named Amir Zaidi, a respected former senior figure at the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), as its global head of compliance.

    • 03 Sep 2019
  • HKEX lines up rupee futures

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is planning to launch Indian rupee currency futures in the fourth quarter of this year.

    • 03 Sep 2019
  • FSB appoints Himino as committee chair

    The Financial Stability Board has appointed Ryozo Himino as chair of its standing committee on supervisory and regulatory cooperation.

    • 03 Sep 2019
  • Mizuho joins LCH Parisian repo arm

    Mizuho Securities has become the first Japanese clearing member to access LCH SA’s euro debt clearing services as a member of RepoClear.

    • 02 Sep 2019

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 298,323.65 1341 8.59%
2 Citi 269,047.62 1134 7.75%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 232,961.57 951 6.71%
4 Barclays 214,961.76 865 6.19%
5 Goldman Sachs 169,802.27 706 4.89%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 34,547.72 148 7.51%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 33,319.19 143 7.25%
3 JPMorgan 25,404.62 68 5.52%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,368.44 65 5.08%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 22,509.71 104 4.89%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 9,273.59 56 10.30%
2 Morgan Stanley 8,122.33 40 9.02%
3 Goldman Sachs 7,738.32 41 8.60%
4 Citi 6,426.54 47 7.14%
5 UBS 4,913.18 26 5.46%