Latest credit derivatives news

  • 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
  • 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
  • Fire and fury rhetoric singes credit markets

    The flashpoint for volatility has shifted to Asia this week but credit markets are still taking geopolitical risk in their stride, writes IHS Markit’s Gavan Nolan.

    • 10 Aug 2017
  • HKEX gives up on T-bond futures as Bond Connect heats up

    The Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX) will suspend its offering of China ministry of finance treasury bond futures after the end of the year, while no official trading data was disclosed for the Bond Connect scheme in the bourse’s 2017 interim results report.

    • 09 Aug 2017
  • Giancarlo gets the nod, gains two colleagues

    The US Senate on Thursday unanimously voted to confirm Christopher Giancarlo as chairman of the US Commodity and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), a role he has held in an acting capacity since June.

    • 04 Aug 2017
  • Clearing houses simulate major default event

    A group of clearing houses this week announced the results of risk management process tests that simulated the default of a major derivatives clearing member.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • Italian bank CDS: Progress on long road to redemption

    The eurozone has many structural flaws, inherent design failings that have been painfully exposed over the past decade. Some of these have been rectified and good progress has been made on a banking union, in particular. But the work is not complete and if there was an Achilles heel that threatened to scupper efforts to strengthen the currency bloc, it was the Italian banking system, writes Gavan Nolan.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • ESMA ends trading obligation consultation but concerns are still open

    The European Security and Market Authority (ESMA) closed the consultation period on trading obligations for derivatives this Monday — but with implementation due in January, many of those affected are still concerned.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • Deutsche Boerse pumps up reporting hub

    Deutsche Boerse has signed a partnership with risk and trade technology firm Risk Focus that will help with OTC trade reporting systems required under MiFID II.

    • 02 Aug 2017
  • CFTC extends no-action relief on transaction requirements

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has this week issued a letter extending no-action relief for non-US dealers still working to comply with transaction-level swap requirements.

    • 26 Jul 2017

Credit derivatives news archive

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%