Latest derivatives people & markets news

  • Bitcoin shorting hits Interactive Brokers, $40,000 margin demanded

    Brokerage firm Interactive Brokers has started allowing clients to go short on Chicago Board Options Exchange bitcoin futures, requiring a margin of $40,000 per contract.

    • 13 Dec 2017
  • Crédit Agricole joins SI ranks

    Crédit Agricole has added to the momentum in systematic internaliser sign up, joining other banks in registering as one well ahead of a 2018 deadline.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • TCI keeps up pressure on LSE's Brydon

    The Children’s Investment Fund, an activist shareholder of the London Stock Exchange, on Monday continued its attack on chairman Donald Brydon over the early departure of former CEO Xavier Rolet.

    • 04 Dec 2017
  • CBOE readies bitcoin futures launch

    The Chicago Board Options Exchange on Monday said that it would launch bitcoin futures on December 10, more than a week ahead of competing exchange operator Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group.

    • 04 Dec 2017
  • Bitcoin derivatives get green light

    CME Group, CBOE Futures Exchange and Cantor Exchange have all self-certified bitcoin derivatives contracts with US regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

    • 01 Dec 2017
  • TCI out for blood as LSE calls general meeting

    The board of the London Stock Exchange Group will hold a general meeting to decide the future of chairman Donald Brydon as activist investor The Children’s Investment Master Fund (TCI) has refused to retract calls for him to be sacked.

    • 30 Nov 2017
  • Leak reveals EU states' jostling for power over clearing

    Discussions between European member states over the supervision of foreign clearing houses have prompted potential changes to European Commission legislation that would strengthen the role of central banks and the ESRB, according to a leaked document seen by GlobalCapital.

    • 29 Nov 2017
  • BoE: New EU-UK derivatives rules needed for Brexit

    The Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee on Tuesday called for UK and EU legislation to guarantee cross-border derivatives contracts, estimating that £26tr worth of uncleared derivatives could be affected by the fallout of Brexit.

    • 28 Nov 2017
  • SocGen CIO joins Euroclear

    Yves Dupuy, Société Générale’s former chief information officer for global banking and investor solutions EMEA, has joined post-trade infrastructure company Euroclear as its CIO, a newly created role.

    • 27 Nov 2017
  • Industry eyes carving SPVs out of clearing

    European member states could keep securitization and covered bond SPVs out of clearing and margin requirements, according to a draft European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) compromise published last week.

    • 23 Nov 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 416,634.23 1594 9.03%
2 JPMorgan 379,647.36 1732 8.23%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 359,625.73 1304 7.80%
4 Barclays 267,126.92 1079 5.79%
5 Goldman Sachs 267,110.09 921 5.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 45,314.03 193 6.64%
2 Deutsche Bank 37,536.19 138 5.50%
3 BNP Paribas 36,532.54 211 5.36%
4 JPMorgan 34,490.59 115 5.06%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,700.87 110 4.94%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.66%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,092.40 102 7.38%
3 Citi 17,812.08 111 6.89%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.84%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,256.05 98 6.67%