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  • Sebi cracks whip on banks for retail IPO work

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is cracking the whip on banks managing IPO applications for retail investors, saying they may have to be compensated under certain conditions.

    • 09:15 AM
  • Amundi to take top spot in sustainability ratings

    Oekom Research, the sustainability ratings agency, has given only 7% of the asset managers and securities brokerages it assessed a Prime rating, in an unpublished report seen by GlobalCapital.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • HSBC to front load AT1 plans and clear path for buybacks

    HSBC plans to issue between $5bn and $7bn of additional tier one debt in the first half of this year, clearing the path for share buybacks in the second half. The bank is prevented by listing authority rules from issuing AT1 at the same time as running a buyback, meaning it delayed its issuance plans last year.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • Shenzhen Stock Exchange to woo tech IPOs

    The Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) may adjust its profitability and share structure requirements for IPOs as technology-oriented listings come to the fore.

    • 14 Feb 2018
  • Korea postpones widening of foreign investor capital gains tax

    South Korea’s Ministry of Strategy and Finance (MOSF) has decided to suspend its plan to lower the threshold for capital gains tax on foreign shareholders of local stock.

    • 13 Feb 2018
  • Barclays raids CS again for electronic equities head

    Barclays has hired a new global head of electronic equities from Credit Suisse, following Stephen Dainton into the revamped UK firm, and signalling the importance of electronic execution.

    • 09 Feb 2018
  • Credit Suisse equity-linked head rejoins Morgan Stanley

    Eva Zhong, who ran Credit Suisse’s equity-linked business in Asia, is rejoining Morgan Stanley to take up a senior equity capital markets role, sources close to the move said.

    • 09 Feb 2018
  • Short vol trick collapses as markets whipsaw

    The viability of short volatility strategies in derivatives markets was dealt a severe blow this week, after a historic spike in equity volatility torpedoed popular exchange traded notes. Costas Mourselas reports.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • Bulge bracket banks face up to boutique brain drain

    Independents are thriving and, with no constraints on pay, they will continue to tempt the very best bankers away from big firms in 2018. But not all boutiques are created equal, says David Rothnie.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • Asian ECM brushes off global stock selldown

    Asian stocks added to the rout in global equity markets this week, putting a speed bump in front of the frenetic pace of primary activity. But deals continued to get done through the worst of the selldown, as equity bankers argued that the sell-off was a healthy, and temporary, correction. John Loh reports.

    • 08 Feb 2018

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  • The HLEG’s report: L’union fait la force

    In the week Belgium announces its first green bond roadshow, the national motto (Eendracht maakt macht in Dutch) aptly captures the real importance of the European Commission’s new roadmap on sustainable finance, which lays out a panoply of actions Europe could take to green its financial system. That is: unity makes strength.

    • 06 Feb 2018

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 67,973.07 227 8.76%
2 JPMorgan 56,508.26 221 7.28%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 48,419.81 160 6.24%
4 Barclays 46,671.38 132 6.02%
5 Deutsche Bank 41,260.92 150 5.32%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 9,359.72 13 13.57%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 7,508.63 11 10.89%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,773.27 11 8.37%
4 Citi 4,606.54 14 6.68%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 3,112.52 11 4.51%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 2,546.04 12 12.02%
2 Credit Suisse 1,641.59 6 7.75%
3 JPMorgan 1,527.50 8 7.21%
4 Deutsche Bank 1,424.25 10 6.72%
5 Citi 1,285.41 7 6.07%