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  • Stakeholders wage debate on proposal for favourable green capital treatment

    Policymakers and market participants are divided over a proposal to lower bank capital requirements for green assets, after the European Commission said this week that it was considering new measures to promote sustainable finance.

    • 13 Dec 2017
  • SocGen sets green financing goal ahead of EU report

    Société Générale has set a goal of raising €100bn in financing for the clean energy transition between 2016 and 2020, ahead of the final report from the European Commission’s high-level expert group (HLEG) on sustainable finance.

    • 11 Dec 2017
  • PRA says UK insurers in good health, but better own funds analysis needed

    In feedback to UK insurers after a stress test this week, the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) was mostly positive about the sector but suggested they could improve their analysis of basic own funds under Solvency II.

    • 07 Dec 2017
  • Crédit Agricole joins SI ranks

    Crédit Agricole has added to the momentum in systematic internaliser sign up, joining other banks in registering as one well ahead of a 2018 deadline.

    • 06 Dec 2017
  • BNPP takes a step up for MiFID II

    BNP Paribas will join Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, UBS, Citigroup, and Société Générale as a systematic internaliser when MiFID II regulations come into effect in January.

    • 30 Nov 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
  • NPLs still holding back Europe, says EBA

    The European Banking Authority has cautioned that banks need to tend to their non-performing loans (NPLs), after publishing its EU wide transparency exercise across 132 firms.

    • 27 Nov 2017
  • Industry eyes carving SPVs out of clearing

    European member states could keep securitization and covered bond SPVs out of clearing and margin requirements, according to a draft European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) compromise published last week.

    • 23 Nov 2017
  • FCA lays out fine for manipulating Dutch govvies

    A former Bank of America Merrill Lynch trader has been fined £60,090 for manipulating the price of Dutch government bonds on the electronic platform BrokerTec — though the profit made on the trading was 'insignificant'.

    • 22 Nov 2017
  • Green BTL RMBS takes a step closer

    UK buy-to-let (BTL) mortgages are set to undergo a green revolution, with the introduction of regulations that could create a new energy efficient UK RMBS asset class, said DBRS.

    • 21 Nov 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 416,634.23 1594 9.03%
2 JPMorgan 379,647.36 1732 8.23%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 359,625.73 1304 7.80%
4 Barclays 267,126.92 1079 5.79%
5 Goldman Sachs 267,110.09 921 5.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 45,314.03 193 6.64%
2 Deutsche Bank 37,536.19 138 5.50%
3 BNP Paribas 36,532.54 211 5.36%
4 JPMorgan 34,490.59 115 5.06%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 33,700.87 110 4.94%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 22,398.41 104 8.66%
2 Morgan Stanley 19,092.40 102 7.38%
3 Citi 17,812.08 111 6.89%
4 UBS 17,693.89 71 6.84%
5 Goldman Sachs 17,256.05 98 6.67%