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  • Rubicon Infrastructure hires pair to expand into UK

    Irish boutique investment bank Rubicon Infrastructure Advisors has hired two bankers with over 40 years of experience to expand its business into the UK.

    • 12 Oct 2018
  • Governments must back banks' efforts to end dirty financing

    Pledges by leading banks to pull back from financing “dirty” projects such as coal will be meaningless unless governments step in with regulations to prevent other investors taking their place, a senior banker has said.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • IFC offers Operating Principles to guide impact investing

    The International Finance Corp will launch next week at the World Bank/IMF annual meetings in Bali a set of Operating Principles for Impact Management, which are designed to complement the framework for analysing impact produced by the Impact Management Project.

    • 04 Oct 2018
  • CIFC adds four new hires for distressed strategy

    US based credit manager CIFC has hired four executives from leveraged credit firm Logen Asset Management to expand the firm’s distressed debt offering.

    • 02 Oct 2018
  • Stocks, bonds react to latest Fed rate hike

    Asian equities showed mixed responses to the increase in the federal funds rate announced by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) on Wednesday night, while bonds in the region held up reasonably well. But there are worries that the pace of rate hikes until the end of 2019 might be too aggressive.

    • 27 Sep 2018
  • Muzinich adds European high yield trader

    Investment house Muzinich has hired Paul Suter to trade European high yield bonds.

    • 25 Sep 2018
  • CLO veteran joins GreensLedge

    Peter Melichar, a veteran CLO banker, has joined GreensLedge Capital Markets in London.

    • 25 Sep 2018
  • HSBC mutiny memo is a chance for Flint to show character

    The lengthy complaint about HSBC management drafted, purportedly, by investment bankers within the firm must be taken seriously and investigated, if its new CEO John Flint wants to win the confidence of the rest of the staff and shareholders.

    • 25 Sep 2018
  • Former co-head of BlackRock CLO biz joins Tetragon

    Scott Snell, former co-head of BlackRock’s US CLO business, has joined Tetragon Credit Income (TCIP) as a CLO portfolio manager, with the firm planning to expand the range of its investments in CLOs.

    • 19 Sep 2018
  • Man GLG poaches high yield expert from Schroders

    Investment manager Michael Scott will join Man GLG in December from Schroders, where he was responsible for three funds active in the high yield market.

    • 18 Sep 2018

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Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 16,684.16 83 7.43%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 13,287.71 61 5.92%
3 Deutsche Bank 12,890.62 50 5.74%
4 Goldman Sachs 12,767.85 54 5.68%
5 UniCredit 11,414.29 66 5.08%

Bookrunners of European HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,048.40 37 7.53%
2 BNP Paribas 4,834.62 56 7.21%
3 Deutsche Bank 4,245.09 42 6.33%
4 JPMorgan 3,756.57 41 5.60%
5 Credit Suisse 3,672.86 39 5.48%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 19,016.51 146 10.22%
2 Goldman Sachs 14,082.73 99 7.57%
3 Credit Suisse 13,243.20 94 7.12%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,775.52 117 6.87%
5 Citi 12,347.90 105 6.64%