Latest interest rate 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
  • Pimco warns on Libor as borrower and lender concern builds

    Pimco this week gave warning on the danger of an insufficiently scheduled transition away from Libor as a reference rate, adding to the increasing volume of concern about the benchmark’s 2021 end date.

    • 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
  • ESMA and SEBI agree to exchange information on CCPs

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on Thursday announced a new cooperation agreement with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), that will secure it information on the ongoing compliance of Indian central counterparties (CCPs) under EU regulation.

    • 10 Aug 2017
  • Trump policy delays feed into US corporates’ hedging activity

    Uncertainty around the policy programme of US president Donald Trump is rippling out to corporate America’s hedging activity of FX and rates exposure.

    • 10 Aug 2017
  • BTMU admits spoofing in US case

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has reached a settlement with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) after the bank admitted that one of its traders was spoofing the US Treasury and Eurodollar futures market.

    • 08 Aug 2017
  • Deriv exchanges throw up mixed volumes

    July volumes for the major US and European derivatives exchanges have been a mixed bag, with some products showing year-on-year gains.

    • 07 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

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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%