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  • HSBC hires loans banker Yap

    HSBC has hired Seok Kheng Yap, a former loans banker at Scotiabank, as an associate director in the loan syndications team.

    • 04:30 AM
  • ICBC International appoints syndications head

    David Zhu, a former loan syndications banker at Deutsche Bank, has joined ICBC International, GlobalCapital Asia understands.

    • 17 Jul 2018
  • Citi promotes Saha to head of loan sales for ASEAN, India

    Citi has named Prosenjit Saha as head of loan sales for ASEAN and India, a newly created position to boost the bank’s loan business in the regions.

    • 17 Jul 2018
  • Codes of conduct: breathing life into dead words

    Are professional codes of conduct shining lodestars for how to behave in financial markets — or dusty screeds of boilerplate that no one can remember? That is what a group of enthusiasts are trying to discover, in the hope that such codes, if used in the best way, could genuinely improve behaviour.

    • 15 Jul 2018
  • RBC takes HSBC's Tufts for sponsors push

    Graham Tufts has left his position as vice chairman of leveraged and acquisition finance at HSBC and is understood to be joining Royal Bank of Canada in a senior role.

    • 12 Jul 2018
  • HSBC hires for sponsors and leveraged finance

    HSBC has hired two bankers, one from Credit Suisse and one from UBS, to strengthen its business with private equity firms and in offering leveraged financing.

    • 11 Jul 2018
  • Head to Head with Standard Bank CIB boss Kenny Fihla: betting big on Africa

    Africa has been having a rough ride in the capital markets in 2018 — credit spreads are up and local currencies have taken a beating. But Kenny Fihla, chief executive of Standard Bank CIB, says opportunities abound for banks, risks can be mitigated and the continent is only getting more attractive for Asian investors. He spoke to GlobalCapital’s emerging markets editor Francesca Young and people and markets reporter Nell Mackenzie.

    • 11 Jul 2018
  • Dysfunction paralyses Green Climate Fund

    The governance problems at the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund hit a new low this week when a four day board meeting was almost entirely taken up with procedural wrangling and failed to reach agreement on most of the agenda.

    • 05 Jul 2018
  • Goldman loses Novo Banco court claim

    On Wednesday the UK’s final court of appeal rejected Goldman Sachs’s attempt to recover money lost on a loan to Banco Espírito Santo through the British courts. The judge said the EU’s framework for dealing with failing banks might be undermined if the actions of resolution authorities could be challenged outside of their home country.

    • 05 Jul 2018
  • Investment banks beef up for take-private bonanza

    Banks have been hiring staff to help financial sponsors hunt jumbo take-private deals as opportunities dry up elsewhere, writes David Rothnie.

    • 05 Jul 2018

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  • UK Brexit plans for City are unpopular and unlikely

    The UK government’s white paper on Brexit, presented as a way of moving negotiations forward with the EU, disappointed many in the UK financial services industry but the increasing likelihood of no Brexit deal at all, means that the disappointment doesn't matter — the proposals laid out in the white paper are little more than noise.

    • 17 Jul 2018

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Global Syndicated Loan Volume

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 270,923.56 738 11.02%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 240,665.39 782 9.79%
3 Citi 147,851.14 439 6.01%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 131,650.61 513 5.35%
5 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 104,809.11 599 4.26%

Bookrunners of Middle East and Africa Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Standard Chartered Bank 3,844.39 11 8.66%
2 Citi 3,454.07 9 7.78%
3 JPMorgan 3,130.58 7 7.05%
4 Mizuho 2,575.67 6 5.80%
5 HSBC 2,441.65 6 5.50%

Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 11,783.36 49 7.37%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 11,017.21 47 6.90%
3 Deutsche Bank 9,213.50 34 5.77%
4 HSBC 8,442.65 35 5.28%
5 UniCredit 8,427.21 49 5.27%

Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 29,830.94 52 6.96%
2 BNP Paribas 28,123.74 109 6.56%
3 UniCredit 21,895.45 101 5.11%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 21,885.13 102 5.11%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 21,814.64 83 5.09%

Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Apr 2016
1 HSBC 35.45 69 6.71%
2 BNP Paribas 31.67 78 5.99%
3 ING 31.21 74 5.90%
4 Citi 22.60 36 4.27%
5 Deutsche Bank 21.89 32 4.14%