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  • Credit Suisse’s IBD lags behind US rivals

    Credit Suisse was first off the blocks among big European investment banks in releasing its first quarter results on Wednesday. While trading revenue was strong, underwriting and advisory revenues disappointed, compared with US peers.

    • 24 Apr 2019
  • Hand-wringing capitalists aren’t putting their money where their mouth is

    Ray Dalio’s missive on reforming capitalism proposes making the US more egalitarian: this might be needed to avoid slowing the economy and even to avert a collapse in the economic system itself. But investors like Dalio are not so keen on putting capital into the one region in the world where capitalism and equality have found an easier marriage.

    • 23 Apr 2019
  • Eurex equity derivatives thrive, EnLight to be rolled out in May

    Eurex, the futures and options exchange, has pointed to low volatility and the upward trend for global share prices in its latest update on the derivatives market.

    • 18 Apr 2019
  • Trajectory bodes well for US banks’ Q2s

    Investment banking activity suffered a sluggish start to the year at the top US names, particularly in equity underwriting, but conditions brightened as winter turned to spring.

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • Hot under the collar: banks make big calls in strategic equity

    A surge in shareholder activism is providing banks with a lucrative new source of revenue, but they have to tread carefully or risk losing treasured corporate relationships, writes David Rothnie.

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • SSE sets guidelines for tech board IPOs

    The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) has published guidelines for companies looking to list on its new Science and Technology Innovation Board, as well as underwriters, including an unusual requirement for the sponsors of initial public offerings (IPOs) to commit to deals.

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • Renowned Vodafone treasurer to leave

    Neil Garrod, group treasury director at Vodafone and one of the best known figures in the European corporate bond market, is understood to be leaving the UK mobile phone group. He is in talks with another company about becoming its finance chief.

    • 16 Apr 2019
  • Capital markets need an Extinction Rebellion

    Sustainable finance is bubbling with exciting new initiatives. But making people feel good is not enough. Activity needs to produce results, and so far there is more noise than movement. The tone is far too sedate — it needs some hard core activism to break the torpor.

    • 16 Apr 2019
  • Goldman looks forward to tech IPOs

    Goldman Sachs said that its equity underwriting pipeline swelled during the first quarter, with IPO interest rising among technology companies.

    • 16 Apr 2019
  • Climate change losses could hit $20tr, warns Bank of England

    Estimated losses in the transition to a low carbon economy could top $20tr, according to a speech delivered on Monday by the Bank of England’s Sarah Breeden. The warning was delivered as the UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority published a new supervisory statement on plans to enhance banks’ and insurers’ management of risks from climate change.

    • 15 Apr 2019

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  • Battle for China’s coffee: Luckin’s limping

    Luckin Coffee is brewing excitement in the US equity market after it confirmed plans for an IPO this week and filed a draft prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Commission. But while the Chinese coffee chain is being hailed as a major competitor to Starbucks, there is reason to think that assessment carries a lot of froth.

    • 08:45 AM

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 134,743.10 557 8.28%
2 Citi 127,287.75 499 7.83%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 106,110.85 421 6.52%
4 Barclays 101,992.87 397 6.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 82,349.11 329 5.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,525.35 30 7.10%
2 UniCredit 8,810.53 47 5.43%
3 BNP Paribas 8,639.54 48 5.33%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,298.69 30 5.12%
5 Commerzbank Group 8,007.20 41 4.94%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 4,430.39 19 11.13%
2 Goldman Sachs 4,006.06 15 10.06%
3 Citi 3,572.77 22 8.97%
4 JPMorgan 2,809.08 19 7.05%
5 UBS 2,281.21 12 5.73%