Latest derivatives people & markets news

  • ABP leads the way in switching FRNs to Sonia

    The UK corporate bond market is getting its first taste of a trend that could dominate liability management in the coming years. Associated British Ports this week asked holders of its £65m 2022 floating rate note to consent to switching the bonds’ reference rate from Libor to Sonia. Alex Radford and Ross Lancaster report.

    • 23 May 2019
  • Nomura’s insurance solutions head joins Invesco

    Richard Glenn has left his position as head of the insurance solutions group for Europe, the Middle East and Asia at Nomura, joining Invesco. Another head of that group departed the bank last year.

    • 20 May 2019
  • Exchanges score win with CFTC speed bump ruling

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has given a boost to derivatives exchanges that are introducing passive liquidity protection for some of their contracts.

    • 16 May 2019
  • European regulators slam FX banks with €1.1bn fines

    The EU has fined five big banks about €1.1bn in total after it found that some of their currency traders were involved in a foreign exchange cartel.

    • 16 May 2019
  • CFTC's Berkovitz backs position limits

    US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner Dan Berkovitz has thrown his weight behind new rules covering speculative position limits.

    • 15 May 2019
  • EuroCCP hires former LCH head

    Netherlands-headquartered clearinghouse EuroCCP has appointed ex-LCH man David Hatton as its chief technology officer.

    • 14 May 2019
  • Soc Gen mandates for client selectivity

    Société Générale will take an increasingly selective approach to which of its clients are allowed the full range of its product suite, as it targets big savings in its global banking and investor solutions (GBIS) division.

    • 09 May 2019
  • SocGen swaps out US global markets chief

    Société Générale announced on Monday that Sylvain Cartier, the bank’s New York-based head of global markets for Americas, would be leaving for Paris to join the bank’s fixed income division following the departure of its former chief, Bruno Benoit.

    • 06 May 2019
  • SG to downsize FICC and cut costs, though financing beats

    Société Générale’s financing and advisory operations again produced strong revenues in the first quarter, according to results announced on Friday. Revenue in global markets and investor services fell, however, and here the bank is slashing risk-weighted assets, to refocus its business.

    • 03 May 2019
  • Bart Chilton, 1960-2019

    Bartholomew "Bart" Chilton, a former commissioner at the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, passed away on April 27, aged 58.

    • 02 May 2019

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 163,028.47 711 8.04%
2 Citi 160,005.15 642 7.90%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 132,268.74 528 6.53%
4 Barclays 127,185.71 494 6.28%
5 HSBC 106,407.22 534 5.25%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,912.95 35 6.65%
2 BNP Paribas 12,334.48 61 6.35%
3 UniCredit 11,196.47 58 5.77%
4 Citi 9,580.75 37 4.93%
5 Deutsche Bank 8,953.95 35 4.61%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 5,454.13 25 10.54%
2 JPMorgan 4,866.13 28 9.40%
3 Goldman Sachs 4,280.20 20 8.27%
4 Citi 3,649.88 23 7.05%
5 UBS 3,602.23 16 6.96%