Latest regulation & clearing news

  • 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
  • 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
  • Repo markets hope to trade in on today’s collateral

    Repo traders convened this week in Brussels to rethink how to fix the plumbing of financial markets and mulled using other forms of collateral in the market.

    • 16 Nov 2017
  • The firm that loves MiFID

    Amid all of the hand-wringing about the advent of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive on January 3, there are some firms which are set to be clear winners, and welcome the start of the controversial regulation.

    • 09 Nov 2017
  • Nicky Morgan emphasises City commitment after French flirtations

    As the prospect of a ‘hard Brexit’ looms over the City of London, UK politicians are facing the humiliating prospect of losing financial market primacy to Paris. The derivatives market is one area where participants are actively looking across the Channel, worrying Nicky Morgan, chair of the UK parliament’s Treasury Select Committee.

    • 08 Nov 2017
  • Giancarlo ratchets up rhetoric on EU's 'prescriptive' regs

    The head of the foremost derivatives regulator in the US, Christopher Giancarlo, has issued a warning to European regulators on incoming regulation, condemning “costs and regulatory burdens” to the US economy.

    • 07 Nov 2017
  • BAML first in FCA firing line but EMIR problems endemic

    The FCA has imposed its first fine for failure to report derivatives trades under the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) — but endemic cultural issues in large banks suggest it won’t be the last.

    • 23 Oct 2017
  • US and EU authorities surge forward on derivatives harmonisation

    European and US derivatives regulators have struck common ground in their approach to electronic trading and agreed equivalence in their oversight of the OTC market, a move that will reduce margin requirements for cross-border market participants.

    • 13 Oct 2017
  • BCBS eases up on derivs funding ratio

    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), which is working to improve the stability of financial markets after the 2008 crisis, on Friday announced it would soften its terms on banks' derivatives liabilities.

    • 06 Oct 2017
  • Chief counsel to Bowen leaves CFTC

    The chief counsel to former Commissioner Sharon Bowen, Petal Walker, followed her boss on the way out of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Tuesday.

    • 04 Oct 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%