Latest equity derivatives news

  • 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).

    • 16 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.

    • 16 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • ISDA grapples with default scenarios in smart derivatives framework

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) has released a white paper on smart derivatives contracts, setting out a framework for how these could be built and function in scenarios such as defaults.

    • 04 Oct 2018
  • ESMA renews tough measures for CFDs

    Pan-European securities watchdog ESMA on Friday announced that it would renew its restrictive measures for contracts for difference (CFD) products for another three months.

    • 28 Sep 2018
  • Trade bodies urge change of tack on IM, as industry readies

    Five trade bodies began lobbying efforts on initial margin phase-in in earnest this week, warning global regulators of severe consequences if incoming rules are not amended.

    • 27 Sep 2018
  • Global Derivatives Awards 2018: Linklaters, Global Law Firm of the Year

    For its work with ISDA on major projects including Libor replacement and margin requirements, which have given the firm a leading edge in advising clients, and for its global presence bolstered by US expansion, Linklaters is GlobalCapital’s Global Law Firm of the Year.

    • 26 Sep 2018
  • Global Derivatives Awards 2018: JP Morgan, Derivatives House of the Year

    For its investment in technology, focus on risk management and hedging, the completeness of its franchise and the judicious use of its own balance sheet, JPMorgan is GlobalCapital’s Derivatives House of the Year. It also wins the awards for Equity Derivatives House of the Year and FX Derivatives House of the Year.

    • 26 Sep 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 302,654.45 1175 8.04%
2 JPMorgan 295,926.30 1292 7.86%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 277,651.59 935 7.38%
4 Barclays 229,979.10 854 6.11%
5 Goldman Sachs 205,171.65 674 5.45%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 43,227.81 174 7.06%
2 JPMorgan 38,825.76 78 6.34%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 33,071.14 158 5.40%
4 UniCredit 32,366.25 145 5.29%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31,330.98 120 5.12%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 13,024.03 55 8.96%
2 Goldman Sachs 12,162.67 59 8.37%
3 Citi 9,451.48 53 6.50%
4 Morgan Stanley 8,054.41 48 5.54%
5 UBS 7,829.15 30 5.38%