Latest Equity People & Markets news

  • Natixis inks ECM alliance with Oddo BHF

    Natixis has signed a five year strategic alliance with Oddo BHF, the Franco-German brokerage. They will combine their equity trading and capital markets businesses, in a move triggered by the arrival of MiFID II in January 2018.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Vietnam passes new law to boost SOE sell-downs

    Vietnam is giving a fillip to transparency around IPOs of state-owned companies, passing a new law that will allow firms that are being privatised to conduct a public bookbuilding. While a step in the right direction, the effect of the law is still being debated, with many problems yet to be overcome, writes Jonathan Breen.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Deutsche Bank tweaks top ranks in Asia ECM

    Deutsche Bank shook up the senior ranks of its equity capital markets desk in Asia this week, removing the co-head structure and merging ECM with equity derivatives. The move comes amid a global reorganisation being rolled out from the bank’s headquarters that combines the equity and debt financing units with markets. John Loh reports.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Let investors short Chinese stocks, says Asifma

    Short selling is crucial to the development of China’s equity market, especially in attracting greater foreign participation, Lyndon Chao, head of equities and post trade at the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (Asifma), told GlobalRMB.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • Deutsche rejigs Apac ECM business

    Deutsche Bank has merged its equity capital markets and strategic equity transactions group in Asia Pacific, with the move leading to some senior changes in the team, according to a source familiar with the matter.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • HKEX, SZSE: IPO Connect not imminent

    Regulators in Hong Kong and mainland China are in no urgency to launch a primary equity link, also known as IPO Connect, senior executives at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) have said.

    • 05 Dec 2017
  • Stock Connect ID: Market welcomes compromise

    Market participants in Hong Kong have welcomed plans by regulators to introduce investor identification (ID) for northbound Stock Connect transactions, noting that the proposal strikes a balance between regulatory transparency and market efficiency.

    • 05 Dec 2017
  • TCI keeps up pressure on LSE's Brydon

    The Children’s Investment Fund, an activist shareholder of the London Stock Exchange, on Monday continued its attack on chairman Donald Brydon over the early departure of former CEO Xavier Rolet.

    • 04 Dec 2017
  • FCA accuses four UK IPO investors of illegally discussing prices

    The Financial Conduct Authority has issued a first statement of objections to four asset management companies, which it believes may have broken competition law during the marketing of two IPOs in 2014 and 2015.

    • 29 Nov 2017
  • Exotix adds more to bulked-up frontier markets team

    Exotix Capital has brought on three new hires to its frontier markets research team ahead of the introduction of MiFID II.

    • 29 Nov 2017

Equity people & markets news archive


  The GlobalCapital View logo

  • Steinhoff a disaster for South Africa

    Investors may be quick to pass off Steinhoff’s collapse as an idiosyncratic corporate event, but the fall of one of South Africa’s biggest companies is a severe blow to a country struggling to cling on to its image.

    • 07 Dec 2017

more comment

Capital markets data from GlobalCapital

Go to GlobalCapital's Equity data pages for the latest information on the EMEA IPO pipeline, as well as revenue and bookrunner league tables covering the equity capital markets business around the world.

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 415,838.72 1590 9.03%
2 JPMorgan 379,647.36 1732 8.25%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 359,324.90 1302 7.81%
4 Goldman Sachs 267,102.04 920 5.80%
5 Barclays 266,010.35 1070 5.78%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 45,073.36 191 6.67%
2 Deutsche Bank 37,312.62 138 5.52%
3 BNP Paribas 36,204.20 208 5.36%
4 JPMorgan 34,040.23 112 5.04%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 32,958.96 107 4.88%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.67%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,092.40 102 7.39%
3 Citi 17,768.49 110 6.88%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.85%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,256.05 98 6.68%