Latest Equity People & Markets news

  • Ringfences at the ready as UK banks reassure on reforms

    The large British banks have just completed one of the most complex structural reforms they’ve ever undertaken, severing their UK retail businesses from their wholesale operations to meet ringfence regulations. The sheer disruption of the changes has led competitors to scent blood, while the UK banks have been anxious to reassure their clients that nothing will change.

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • Nomura turns to structured solutions as it seeks international growth

    The Japanese bank has revamped its investment banking division as it looks to boost efficiency and grow revenues following a grim first quarter and cuts in global markets.

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • People and markets news in brief: August 16, 2018

    Deutsche Bank taps Ngan for ECM — Citi names first BRI head — Li emerges at Citic — Morgan Stanley promotes in SEA — Nomura hires for Korea DCM

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • BAML hires Renard in ECM revamp

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch has made sweeping changes to its European equity capital markets franchise and has hired Credit Suisse’s Jerome Renard for a new position of head of EU ECM.

    • 10 Aug 2018
  • UniCredit grilled over Yapi as Turkey crisis deepens

    UniCredit’s senior management team had to fend off a barrage of questions about the bank’s exposure to Turkish bank Yapi Kredi this week, as yields spiked on Turkish local currency debt and the lira slid further against the dollar. UniCredit’s equity stake is accounted at €2.5bn, but worth less than €1.2bn in today’s market.

    • 09 Aug 2018
  • ABN unveils cuts to CIB business to boost returns

    ABN Amro said on Wednesday that it would cut staff and risk-weighted assets from its corporate and investment banking business, aiming to push return on equity at the unit from 5.8% in the first half of this year to above the bank’s 10% target.

    • 09 Aug 2018
  • Barclays hires senior structurer from Goldman

    Barclays has hired Dean Galligan from Goldman Sachs as head of cross asset structuring solutions.

    • 08 Aug 2018
  • RBS’ first dividend since the crisis opens path for more UK selldowns

    Shares in RBS rose 3.5% on Friday morning after the UK bank unveiled its first dividend since it was rescued during the financial crisis, paving the way for more share sales by the UK government once the lockup from the last trade comes off in September.

    • 03 Aug 2018
  • Chinese consortium buys Irish broker Goodbody, targets international expansion

    A group of Chinese investors lead by Zhongze Group has struck a deal to acquire Irish stockbroking group Goodbody, in the first step towards international expansion.

    • 02 Aug 2018
  • Europe’s ‘unprecedented’ M&A boom set to break all records

    A storming first half for deal making in Europe is set to run into the rest of the year as banks report full pipelines and high levels of corporate confidence. But not all firms are benefiting, writes David Rothnie.

    • 01 Aug 2018

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  • Erdogan’s Turkey a warning for Brexit Britain

    Markets don’t like governments engaging in unnecessary economic self-harm, and after numerous warnings and cautions on its unsustainable economic policies, investors are now abandoning Turkey —Brexit Britain should beware.

    • 14 Aug 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 241,652.19 924 8.19%
2 JPMorgan 223,721.63 996 7.58%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 216,064.78 722 7.32%
4 Barclays 184,894.55 671 6.27%
5 Goldman Sachs 158,954.58 518 5.39%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 32,522.19 61 6.56%
2 BNP Paribas 32,284.10 130 6.51%
3 UniCredit 26,992.47 123 5.44%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 26,569.73 97 5.36%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 23,807.36 111 4.80%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 10,167.68 46 8.81%
2 JPMorgan 9,894.90 42 8.58%
3 Citi 8,202.25 45 7.11%
4 UBS 6,098.17 23 5.29%
5 Credit Suisse 5,236.02 28 4.54%