Latest derivatives people & markets news

  • ISDA pushes for CCP 'supervisory cooperation'

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association on Wednesday pushed for “enhanced supervisory cooperation” between clearing houses in the wake of Brexit.

    • 25 Apr 2018
  • ESMA’s Steven Maijoor rejects creation of 'another ESMA'

    ESMA chair Steven Maijoor spoke out against proposed clearing house legislation that would create a new body within the regulator, as part of remarks to the Goethe University’s institute for law and finance in Frankfurt on Monday.

    • 24 Apr 2018
  • DTCC warns derivatives industry on fragmented DLT

    Post-trade infrastructure giant the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC), has warned derivatives markets that attempts to implement distributed ledger technology should be coordinated, lest mistakes of the past are repeated.

    • 24 Apr 2018
  • MEP Ferber rejects no-action letter system

    Prominent German member of the European Parliament, Markus Ferber, has put down suggestions that European regulators should be granted powers to temporarily exempt market participants from regulations.

    • 23 Apr 2018
  • MiFID boosting the biggest as US banks see equity strength

    Analysts saw early signs of MiFID-driven consolidation when US banks published their first quarter results that included strong equity trading performances across the board.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • Three firms launch initial margin repapering platform

    Allen & Overy, IHS Markit and Smart Communications subsidiary SmartDX on Thursday announced that they had launched a platform to speed up the repapering of derivatives contracts, in anticipation of new regulatory requirements.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • ECB makes power play over clearing in leaked doc

    The European Central Bank (ECB) has proposed new powers that could allow it to control elements of foreign clearing houses’ operations (CCPs) in “exceptional” crisis situations, according to a leaked position paper. This is likely to escalate already tense relations with US regulators.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • Banks get hot under the collars in solutions business re-boot

    Controls have been tightened after the high-profile losses that banks took on margin loans when retail conglomerate Steinhoff ran into trouble late last year. But strategic equity solutions businesses remain central to equity capital markets, writes David Rothnie.

    • 19 Apr 2018
  • Small by default: China’s CDS market remains tiny

    China’s cautious approach to credit default swaps (CDS) has left the market a minnow compared with other large financial systems. Paolo Danese investigates.

    • 18 Apr 2018
  • SGX director leaves

    A director at the London office of the Singapore Exchange has left the firm.

    • 16 Apr 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 143,637.59 532 8.14%
2 JPMorgan 133,493.98 551 7.57%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 121,018.50 398 6.86%
4 Barclays 102,515.63 366 5.81%
5 Goldman Sachs 100,033.84 285 5.67%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 24,749.48 24 10.68%
2 Citi 15,693.04 32 6.77%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 14,413.17 40 6.22%
4 Deutsche Bank 13,118.70 35 5.66%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,117.87 27 5.23%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,976.79 28 10.24%
2 JPMorgan 4,842.28 23 8.30%
3 Citi 4,170.20 23 7.15%
4 Deutsche Bank 4,055.26 23 6.95%
5 Morgan Stanley 2,713.30 22 4.65%