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  • Volatility dies down but hawkish policy could roil

    Volatility took a familiar dip down this week as geopolitical uncertainty again failed to provoke lasting disruption in markets, but scepticism is growing about the lasting power of such conditions.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Copersucar settles with CFTC over wash trades

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) this week settled with Aruba-based Copersucar Trading over wash trade allegations involving sugar futures traded on Intercontinental Exchange US.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Quintenz joins CFTC as commissioner

    Former investment firm head Brian Quintenz was sworn in as a commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Tuesday, providing a much needed boost to the organisation's senior staff.

    • 16 Aug 2017
  • Total Derivatives: CNY curve steeper after PBoC tweaks

    Short-dated CNY swaps have been lightly offered and the 2s/5s NDIRS curve slope has steepened slightly. Meanwhile, the People’s Bank of China is considering expanding its reverse repo operations and its Macro Prudential Assessment reporting requirements have been tweaked, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.

    • 16 Aug 2017
  • Insurance player adds margin tool for regulation

    Chilean life insurance company Confuturo this week announced its adoption of Bloomberg’s multi-asset risk system (MARS) collateral management tools, in an effort to manage the demands of new global margin rules.

    • 15 Aug 2017
  • HKEX set to extend after-hours trading

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) is pressing ahead with plans to extend after-hours trading for equity index futures contracts and will eventually extend the 'T+1 session' to 3am.

    • 14 Aug 2017
  • MUFG adds two to London credit team

    MUFG has strengthened its London-based credit team, moving one trader over from New York, and picking up another at Commerzbank.

    • 14 Aug 2017
  • Barclays hires Dainton as global head of equities

    Barclays has hired former Credit Suisse executive Stephen Dainton as global head of equities.

    • 11 Aug 2017

Latest awards

  • GlobalCapital Global Derivatives Awards 2017: the nominees

    GlobalCapital is pleased to announce the nominees for its Global Derivatives Awards 2017. The shortlist has been built from market soundings and research. Winners will be unveiled at a gala dinner at One Whitehall Place in London on September 20. Nominees are now invited to pitch for each award over the coming weeks. A GlobalCapital editorial panel will decide the winners. These awards honour the companies, platforms, services and products that have grown, innovated and strengthened the global derivatives market during the last 12 months. Each category will be decided by considering innovative products and services, commitments to new markets, improvements in efficiency, liquidity and market stability, as well as client guidance.

    • 13 Jul 2017

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  • Trump needs to hurry up and pick last CFTC commissioners

    This week Brian Quintenz was sworn in as a commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), after he was confirmed alongside chairman Christopher Giancarlo and Rostin Behnam by the Senate two weeks ago.

    • 17 Aug 2017

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 280,265.07 1033 8.97%
2 JPMorgan 255,894.98 1165 8.19%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 248,918.80 861 7.97%
4 Goldman Sachs 192,023.30 615 6.15%
5 Barclays 183,846.60 703 5.89%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 28,458.91 116 7.05%
2 Deutsche Bank 26,902.99 90 6.66%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 24,997.04 70 6.19%
4 BNP Paribas 21,217.62 120 5.25%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 19,454.23 112 4.82%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 13,671.74 61 7.87%
2 Citi 12,076.06 76 6.95%
3 Morgan Stanley 11,899.85 66 6.85%
4 UBS 11,800.30 47 6.80%
5 Goldman Sachs 11,111.93 58 6.40%