Latest regulation & clearing news

  • BoE paper: leverage ratio disincentivises client clearing

    The Bank of England has released a new working paper on the impact of the leverage ratio for derivatives, arguing that the ratio had a “disincentivising effect” on client clearing for the period evaluated, confirming the views of many industry participants.

    • 18 Jun 2018
  • EU lawmakers to negotiate pension fund clearing exemption

    European member states and the EU Parliament will soon begin difficult talks to decide the length of an additional clearing exemption for pension funds.

    • 13 Jun 2018
  • FCA warns banks on offering crypto services

    The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) on Monday made public its worries about cryptocurrency crime, advising banks on how they could properly scrutinise clients involved in the nascent sector.

    • 11 Jun 2018
  • Crypto regs won't be globally consistent, say FIA panellists

    Cryptocurrency regulation won't be harmonised across jurisdictions, said two panellists at a Futures Industry Association conference in London this week.

    • 07 Jun 2018
  • Clearing house supervision debate erupts at FIA IDX

    Top officials from global supervisory bodies furiously debated the implications of new European rules that change the oversight of foreign clearing houses, covering the role of central banks, national regulators and arrangements in crisis situations.

    • 06 Jun 2018
  • Trump has made strong picks for reg agencies, says DTCC's Thompson

    Larry Thompson, vice-chairman of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corp, on Tuesday suggested that populist rhetoric in the US might be overshadowing President Trump's strong choices of leaders in independent financial oversight agencies.

    • 05 Jun 2018
  • CFTC proposal holds 'de minimis' threshold at $8bn

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Monday discussed a new proposal that would not change the notional threshold at which financial institutions have to register as swap dealers.

    • 04 Jun 2018
  • Fed seeks to boost market making with Volcker rule overhaul

    The US Federal Reserve Board has put forward a sweeping set of proposals to soften restrictions on proprietary trading under the Volcker rule, in a move that could free up banks to pursue more transactions related to underwriting and market making.

    • 31 May 2018
  • US and EU lock horns on clearing house agreement

    The impasse between European and US regulators on the mutual recognition of each other’s clearing supervision regimes shows no sign of a breakthrough, as representatives from both authorities clashed at the Institute of International Finance spring membership meeting in Brussels this week.

    • 23 May 2018
  • Goldman and Blackstone sell Ipreo to IHS Markit

    Leading bookbuilding and data firm Ipreo, owned by Goldman Sachs and Blackstone, has been sold to data provider IHS Markit for $1.855bn, a move that could change the balance in the battle for the next generation of primary markets technology.

    • 21 May 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 184,818.78 719 7.97%
2 JPMorgan 175,652.00 792 7.58%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 168,550.00 563 7.27%
4 Barclays 147,280.18 514 6.35%
5 HSBC 128,062.21 594 5.52%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 28,912.55 42 8.64%
2 Citi 19,639.79 51 5.87%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 18,198.32 63 5.44%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 17,193.43 72 5.14%
5 BNP Paribas 16,639.66 78 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 8,528.32 38 9.23%
2 JPMorgan 8,142.46 34 8.81%
3 Citi 7,179.38 39 7.77%
4 UBS 5,926.29 19 6.41%
5 Deutsche Bank 4,787.10 31 5.18%