Latest credit derivatives news

  • BoE's Carney: cryptocurrencies not a threat, for now

    The governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has warned his international colleagues that while “crypto-assets do not pose risks to financial stability” now, this could change should the asset class become more "interconnected" with the regulated financial system.

    • 19 Mar 2018
  • Markit CDS indices to widen as French MREL rolls in

    Analysts expect the iTraxx Europe indices will widen when IHS Markit issues series 29 this week, as the indices will for the first time reference French non-preferred senior bonds in place of ordinary senior unsecured obligations.

    • 19 Mar 2018
  • Barclays beefs up credit trading in New York

    Barclays has hired a senior credit trader from Citi as another high profile addition to its US credit business.

    • 16 Mar 2018
  • 10 years on from Bear Stearns

    The year 2018 marks the 10th anniversary of the collapse of Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers and still the task of tackling banks' 'too big to fail' problem is far from complete.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • Gloves off: Quintenz loses patience on clearing ambiguity

    Frustration boiled over at the Futures Industry Association's (FIA) annual Boca Raton meeting on Wednesday, with Commissioner Brian Quintenz of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) threatening European regulators with obstruction.

    • 15 Mar 2018
  • FIA Boca kicks off, with call for regulatory reconciliation

    The Futures Industry Association began its annual conference in Boca Raton, Florida, on Tuesday, with delegates assembling to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing derivatives markets 10 years after the great financial crisis.

    • 14 Mar 2018
  • Italian election build up fails to roil CDS market

    We noted at the end of last year that the coming 12 months would probably be low on political risk, at least in comparison to the election-packed 2017. The one highlight in Europe would be Italy’s general election, unless talks on a Brexit transition unravel spectacularly.

    • 01 Mar 2018
  • Zorzi to head primary at BNPP as Egan becomes vice-chair

    BNP Paribas has reshuffled the management of its global markets business, making Martin Egan a vice-chairman of the global markets client board and promoting syndicate boss Fred Zorzi to head of primary markets. Benjamin Jacquard, who was co-head of primary and credit markets with Egan, will be leaving the firm and is thought to be heading to the buy-side.

    • 01 Mar 2018
  • MUFG promotes credit sales head

    MUFG has created a new job — global co-coordinator for origination and distribution — for its head of EMEA credit sales, Emmanuel Delattre.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • Index skews sound reminder of credit interplay

    Rates and equity markets are now embroiled in a tussle that has upset the pervasive complacency of the beginning of 2018. This has naturally affected the credit markets, with primary credit indices experiencing considerable volatility. This may not be as newsworthy as the VIX, but it is notable nonetheless.

    • 15 Feb 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 99,870.33 376 8.03%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 94,436.30 280 7.60%
3 JPMorgan 88,474.44 372 7.12%
4 Barclays 78,780.45 251 6.34%
5 Goldman Sachs 70,619.22 187 5.68%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 11,763.05 22 9.83%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 10,179.46 21 8.50%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,894.16 18 8.26%
4 Citi 7,208.72 18 6.02%
5 BNP Paribas 6,855.32 27 5.73%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 4,903.96 19 12.36%
2 Citi 3,213.19 14 8.10%
3 Deutsche Bank 3,091.62 15 7.79%
4 JPMorgan 2,378.46 11 6.00%
5 UBS 2,093.71 7 5.28%